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Top events in London on Mon 9th Sep 2019

Join Dan Jones, author of the Sunday Times bestseller The Templars as he tells the three-hundred-year story of the Crusades – the sequence of religious wars fought across the high medieval period.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
2019-09-09
2019-09-09
Told through contemporary chronicles, stories and poems, Selina O’Grady explores the intertwined histories of the Muslim, Christian and Jewish persecutors and persecuted.
 7:30pm to 9:30pm
 
 Holborn
2019-09-09
2019-09-09
A History of Christian and Muslim Intolerance and Beyond

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
 Closing soon Fri, 13th Sep
2019-09-09
2019-09-09
An immersive retrospective exhibition devoted to presenting a revolutionary survey of rave culture through the voices and lenses of those who experienced it.
Sweet Harmony: Rave today
event time 10am to 6pm
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Sat, 14th Sep
2019-09-09
2019-09-09
A major new retrospective of works by leading contemporary artist Cindy Sherman.
Cindy Sherman
event time 10am to 6pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Sun, 15th Sep
2019-09-09
2019-09-09
Step inside the world of Stanley Kubrick, one of the greatest filmmakers of the 20th century.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 15th Sep
2019-09-09
2019-09-09
Breathing is so much more than simply biology. From babies’ first cries to our final dying gasps, breath is our constant companion on the journey through life. An exhibition mapping the unique role of respiration in human life and culture.
event time 9am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Fri, 20th Sep
2019-09-09
2019-09-09
This free exhibition explores the political and social background to the Peterloo massacre and Parliament’s reaction to it.
Parliament & Peterloo
event time 9am to 6pm
 Whitehall
 Closing soon Thu, 26th Sep
2019-09-09
2019-09-09
Bringing together seven of his rare works, six of which have never been seen in the UK, this exhibition explores how Bermejo drew inspiration from Netherlandish painting.
Bartolomé Bermejo: Master of the Spanish Renaissance
event time 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Sep
2019-09-09
2019-09-09
Through more than 80 paintings and prints, this exhibition reveals Vallotton’s body of work, including portraits, landscapes and satirical prints.
Félix Vallotton - Painter of Disquiet
event time 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Sep
2019-09-09
2019-09-09
This exhibition looks at how modern board games, educational toys, gambling and role-playing games reflect, inform and shape our understanding of economics and money.
Playing with Money: currency and games
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Sep
2019-09-09
2019-09-09
On display are 10 of the photographs taken by Capa during the assault on Omaha Beach, alongside personal accounts and objects related to Allied soldiers who landed that fateful day.
Robert Capa: D-Day in 35mm
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Sep
2019-09-09
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Exhibitions opening soon


Walking tours of London on Monday 9th September 2019

London has burned several time in its 2,000 years, and on this 2-hour walk you’ll learn about the 2 cataclysmic events of 1666 and 1940/41.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 City of London
2019-09-09
2019-09-09

London's Burning Walking Tour

 

Tower Bridge opening times

08:30amSailing Barge ArdwinaDown river