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Top events in London on Wed 5th Jun 2019

A lecture about recent developments in harnessing tidal power for electricity.
 6pm to 8pm
 
 Pimlico
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
Floating Tidal Energy: An alternative vision for a new marine industry
Authors Leyla Daybelge and Magnus Englund talk about their new book Isokon and the Bauhaus in Britain.
 6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
Isokon and the Bauhaus – how Estonian plywood helped shape modern Britain
A chance to go into the normally private gardens in the medieval monastery by the Barbican
 6pm to 9pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
Monthly opening of the Charterhouse's gardens
Celebrate the publication of a new local history book featuring views of Kentish, Camden and Somers Towns, from the 1960s and 70s.
 6:30pm to :
 
 Kentish Town
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
Camden Changing
This talk will discuss the correct and incorrect motives for M&A, using both examples and large-scale evidence.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2019-06-05
2019-06-05

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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
 Ends on Sat, 8th Jun
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
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
 Ends on Sat, 8th Jun
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
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
 Ends on Sat, 8th Jun
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
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
 Ends on Sun, 9th Jun
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
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
 Ends on Sat, 15th Jun
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
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
 Ends on Sun, 16th Jun
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
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
 Ends on Sun, 23rd Jun
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
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
 Ends on Sun, 23rd Jun
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
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
 Ends on Thu, 27th Jun
2019-06-05
2019-06-05
An exhibition of drawings made by artist Feliks Topolski of the Bank of England's new Debden bank note printing factory.
Feliks Topolski: Drawing Debden
event time 10am to 5pm
 Ends on Fri, 28th Jun
2019-06-05
2019-06-05

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Tower Bridge opening times

03:45amMotor Vessel Silver CloudDown river
11:00amSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river
05:00pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river