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Top events in London on Tue 4th Jun 2019

This presentation offers a survey of current research on the collection, together with the first tangible results on Holdsworth’s manuscripts
 5:30pm to 7:30pm
 
 Southwark
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
The Library of Richard Holdsworth: New Light on the Manuscripts
A panel of three top medieval historians will examine Marshal’s legacy and look more broadly at chivalric, noble and knightly culture in England.
 7:30pm to 9pm
 
 Richmond
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
William Marshal and Simon De Montfort
Join us at Stanfords to hear Mike Wells talk about his experiences Cycling the Camino Francés; crossing Northern Spain from the Pyrenees to Santiago in Galicia.
 7pm to 8:15pm
 
 Soho
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
Cycling the Camino de Santiago
Join some of UCL's funniest researchers and alumni for an evening of hilarious stories and jokes from the past.
 7:30pm to 10pm
 
 Euston
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
History Showoff
Professor MacMillan will consider if the treaty led to the outbreak of the Second World War and whether the attempt to create a new world order was a failure.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2019-06-04
2019-06-04

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The first solo UK exhibition by Myfanwy MacLeod, in partnership with the Contemporary Art Gallery (CAG, Vancouver).
Canada Gallery Myfanwy MacLeod – Neighbours
event time 11am to 5:45pm
 St James
 Closing soon Sat, 8th Jun
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
A timely photography exhibition chronicling the lives of Robin Hood Gardens residents in the estate’s last years before demolition.
Lived Brutalism: Portraits at Robin Hood Gardens
event time 11am to 6pm
 Bethnal Green
 Closing soon Sat, 8th Jun
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
This exhibition explores the objects people used to make music, what they sounded like, and how instruments were used in Romano-Egyptian rituals, homes, and childhood.
Sounds of Roman Egypt
event time 1pm to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sat, 8th Jun
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
From flamboyant uniforms to fast horses, this exhibition looks at the shared heritage between the Hungarian and British hussars.
Call in the Cavalry
event time 9am to 10am
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Sun, 9th Jun
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
An exhibition that covers a long period in the history of magic, from the 16th to the early 20th century.
Staging Magic – The Story Behind The Illusion
event time 9am to 8:45pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sat, 15th Jun
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
Women were inspired to serve their country by Florence Nightingale's work. But in 1918, as WW1 approached its end, nothing could have prepared them for what was to come - the deadly Spanish Flu.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 16th Jun
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
The first major exhibition to explore the great twentieth-century British sculptor’s fascination with armour.
Henry Moore: The Helmet Heads
event time 10am to 5pm
 Marylebone High St
 Closing soon Sun, 23rd Jun
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
Drector and photographer James Morgan set out to capture the lives of the Bajau Laut, the world’s last true marine nomads.
Sea Nomads
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Forest Hill
 Closing soon Sun, 23rd Jun
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
Exhibition showcasing Arabic calligraphy works by the master calligrapher, Mr. Mouneer Al Shaarani.
Calligraphic Rhythms by Mouneer Al Shaarani
event time 11am to 6:30pm
 Mayfair
 Closing soon Thu, 27th Jun
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
This exhibition tells the Batsford story, with highs and lows, through a selection of books and archive materials from the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries.
Batsford, 175 Years of a Bloomsbury Publisher
event time 10am to 6pm
 Farringdon
 Closing soon Fri, 28th Jun
2019-06-04
2019-06-04

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 4th June 2019

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2019-06-04
2019-06-04
Guided tours of one of London's oldest and most famous churches.
 2:15pm to 3:45pm
 
 City of London
2019-06-04
2019-06-04

Weekly tour of St Bride's Church

 

Tower Bridge opening times

10:00amSailing Barge WillUp river
10:30amSailing Barge WillDown river
02:00pmSailing Barge WillUp river
02:30pmSailing Barge WillDown river
04:00pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river
04:45pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river