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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

More than 50 Lego models will be on show, from individual pieces, to awe-inspiring dioramas and mosaics.
Lego Brick Wonders
event time Starts at 3pm
 Forest Hill
 Ends on Tue, 27th Aug
2019-08-27
2019-08-27
Discover the extraordinary history behind one of humankind’s greatest achievements: how we write
Writing: Making Your Mark
event time 9:30am to 8pm
 Camden
 Ends on Tue, 27th Aug
2019-08-27
2019-08-27
This display showcases examples of her childhood sketches and domestic projects alongside her famous illustrations that came later.
Beatrix Potter's Art: 'drawn with design'
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Thu, 29th Aug
2019-08-27
2019-08-27
See an epic 20 feet panorama depicting the lost Houses of Parliament on display.
Panorama: London's lost view
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Ends on Sun, 1st Sep
2019-08-27
2019-08-27
This exhibition shines a spotlight on a brief but intense period of dynamic printmaking during the interwar period, with the first major show of work by artists from the Grosvenor School of Modern Art.
Cutting Edge: Modernist British Printmaking
event time 10am to 5pm
 Dulwich
 Ends on Sun, 8th Sep
2019-08-27
2019-08-27
For the first time in the UK see selections from three of Leonardo da Vinci’s extraordinary notebooks to explore his fascination with motion.
Leonardo da Vinci: A Mind in Motion
event time 9:30am to 8pm
 Camden
 Ends on Sun, 8th Sep
2019-08-27
2019-08-27
Museum of the Moon, an awe-inspiring large-scale artwork by UK artist Luke Jerram, will come to the Natural History Museum.
Museum of the Moon
event time 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Sun, 8th Sep
2019-08-27
2019-08-27
This exhibition explores the processes and practices of both historic and contemporary Peruvian costume via garments, textiles, photographs, tools, illustrations and paintings
Weavers of the Clouds: Textile Arts of Peru
event time 11am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Sun, 8th Sep
2019-08-27
2019-08-27
This exhibition will celebrate the quincentenary of his birth, and coincides with the release of a major new biography by Tudor historian Dr John Guy.
event time 9:30am to 5pm
 City of London
 Ends on Fri, 13th Sep
2019-08-27
2019-08-27
A major new retrospective of works by leading contemporary artist Cindy Sherman.
Cindy Sherman
event time 10am to 6pm
 Soho
 Ends on Sun, 15th Sep
2019-08-27
2019-08-27

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 27th August 2019

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2019-08-27
2019-08-27
Guided tours of one of London's oldest and most famous churches.
 2:15pm to 3:45pm
 
 City of London
2019-08-27
2019-08-27

Weekly tour of St Bride's Church

 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sat 31st Aug at 02:45pm