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Saturday 20th Jul

Annual show that was more country fair and is now a general music and beer fest.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Herne Hill
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Chance to go up on a roof in the center of London.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Soho North
2019-07-20
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Open Rooftops: Carnaby Roof
Waterloo Classics is a monthly classic car show/meet in central London.
 12pm to 4pm
 
 Southwark
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
Monthly Waterloo Classic car display
Annual open weekend to show off the excavated remains of a Roman bathhouse.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 St Mary Cray
2019-07-20
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Annual open weekend of a Roman Bathhouse
Open day to visit the garden overlooking Bank in the City of London.
 12pm to 8pm
 
 Bow
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
Open Rooftops: Coq d'Argent Restaurant & Bar

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Art exhibition on the theme of Saint Sebastian for Pride.
Arrows of Desire
event time Starts at 12am
 Clerkenwell
 Ends on Sat, 20th Jul
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
Discover this pioneering, subversive artist as the British Museum lifts the veil on his life and works in the largest show of his prints in the UK for 45 years.
Edvard Munch: love and angst
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Ends on Sun, 21st Jul
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
BEYOND THE ROAD merges the worlds of visual arts, music and film and offers visitors a chance to leave behind their modern day lives and lose themselves in a multi-sensory world led by sound.
Beyond the road
event time 10am to 6pm
 Chelsea
 Ends on Wed, 24th Jul
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
This exhibition tells the story of how Robert and Ellen Paul really created cinema here in Haringey.
event time 1pm to 5pm
 Tottenham
 Ends on Sun, 28th Jul
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
A selection of Turner’s illustrations for Sir Walter Scott’s poetry and prose, part of the house’s permanent collection.
event time 12pm to 4pm
 Twickenham
 Ends on Sun, 28th Jul
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
Ten years of awe-inspiring images shot by astrophotographers worldwide.
Astronomy Photographer of the Year Exhibition
event time 10am to 4:30pm
 Greenwich
 Ends on Sun, 4th Aug
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
Comprising 65 prints and drawings, this exhibition highlights Rembrandt’s technical and creative ingenuity on paper.
Rembrandt: Thinking on paper
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Ends on Sun, 4th Aug
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
In this, the first major museum display of artists’ postcards, discover both the politics and playfulness of this unique collection of 300 postcards.
The World Exists To Be Put On A Postcard
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Ends on Sun, 4th Aug
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
An exhibition of kaleidoscopic sculptures, installations and video works informed by scientific processes and natural phenomena such as heat, cold, magnetism and light.
Hicham Berrada: Dreamscapes
event time 11am to 7pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Sun, 18th Aug
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
This display focuses on the rarely seen archives of queer venues and social networks collated by University College London’s Urban Laboratory.
Queer Spaces: London, 1980s – Today
event time 11am to 6pm
 Whitechapel
 Ends on Sun, 25th Aug
2019-07-20
2019-07-20

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 20th July 2019

A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
 12:15pm to :
 
 Strand
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
A 90-minute walking tour as you explore the Barbican and discover the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate.
 Starts at 1pm
 
 Barbican
2019-07-20
2019-07-20

Architecture Tours - Brutal or beautiful?

Walking tours of London on Saturday 20th July 2019

This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.
 3:30pm to 5:30pm
 
 Southwark
2019-07-20
2019-07-20
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sun 21st Jul at 04:45am