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Top events in London on Tue 18th Jun 2019

Handle both real and replica weapons, hear the stories of the men who served at Waterloo in the company of costumed interpreter Stephen Abs Wisdom.
 6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
 Picadilly
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Join us on a journey to uncover London's Radical History with David Rosenberg as he introduces a new edition of his book Rebel Footprints.
 7pm to 8:15pm
 
 Soho
2019-06-18
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Uncovering London's Radical History with David Rosenberg
Join Principal Librarian Dr Peter Ross to learn about the menus, some the individual dishes served, and why George IV’s was the last official Coronation banquet to be held.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 City of London
2019-06-18
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Dainty Dishes and Coronation Banquets
Join Sharon Dogar and Sally Nichols to hear about their latest books for young adults, including the story of Frankenstein’s creator Mary Godwin Shelley in Dogar’s Monsters.
 4:30pm to 6pm
 
 Holborn
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Sir Richard Evans talks about why the Republic failed in its attempt to make Germany democratic, and what lessons can be learned for the future of democracy in the 21st century.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2019-06-18
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
2019-06-18
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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
2019-06-18
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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
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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
2019-06-18
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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
 Closing soon Fri, 28th Jun
2019-06-18
2019-06-18
The Music Photography of Mark Allan
It's (Not) Only Rock ‘n’ Roll...
event time 9:30am to 7:30pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sat, 29th Jun
2019-06-18
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Explore the world's best nature photography, exhibited on 100 exquisite light panels.
 Exhibition: Wildlife Photographer of the Year
event time 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Jun
2019-06-18
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Journey from Hell, through Purgatory, to Paradise with artist Barrie Tullett in an exhibition of works responding to Dante’s Divine Comedy.
The Typographic Dante
event time 11am to 10pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Jun
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This exhibit takes you behind the scenes at Aardman revealing the creative process of making a special set of Christmas stamps for Royal Mail.
Wallace & Gromit Christmas Stamps Exhibit
event time 10am to 5pm
 Farringdon
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Jun
2019-06-18
2019-06-18
Jews, Money, Myth explores the role of money in Jewish life and its often vexed place in relations between Jews and non-Jews, from the time of Jesus to the 21st century.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 7th Jul
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 18th June 2019

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
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Guided tours of one of London's oldest and most famous churches.
 2:15pm to 3:45pm
 
 City of London
2019-06-18
2019-06-18

Weekly tour of St Bride's Church

 

Tower Bridge opening times

07:45pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
08:45pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenDown river
10:45pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
02:00pmSailing Vessel EileanUp river
02:30pmSailing Vessel EileanDown river