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Top events in London on Sun 15th Sep 2019

Get up close to the concrete dinosaurs on the off-limits island.
 11am to 4:30pm
 
 Anerley
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Crystal Palace Dinosaur Day
A note that there will be a military flypast over Central London, centering on Westminster Abbey.
 11:55am to 12:55pm
 
 Pimlico
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Monthly opening of the only surviving windmill in inner London.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Brixton
2019-09-15
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Brixton Windmill monthly open weekend
Meet the Shire Horses that work across the Royal Parks and enjoy live music and refreshments. Kids and adults alike will be able to roll their sleeves up and take part in the big dig of the potato crop and get involved in some seed sowing and other fun activities, such as bug hunts.
 Starts at 11am
 
 Paddington
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
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This exhibition brings together the worlds of psychology and entertainment in search of the truth about deception.
Smoke and Mirrors: The Psychology of Magic
event time 10am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 15th Sep
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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
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An exhibition of Paddington Printshop Posters 1974-1990
Stir It Up - Paddington Printshop Posters 1974 -1990
event time 12pm to 5pm
 North Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 22nd Sep
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An immersive experience, travelling through a series of large scale projections that showcase the expanded space inside gemstones and map the blurring boundaries between nature and design.
VOID Dan Tobin Smith + The Experience Machine
event time Starts at 12am
 Closing soon Sun, 22nd Sep
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Fantasy and folly take centre stage in a spellbinding exhibition of more than 80 fans, on display for the first time in the UK...
The Man with the Carnation: Fans from the Gérard Lévy Collection
event time 12pm to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Sep
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 15th September 2019

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
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Hidden under a road bridge can be found the remains of a medieval monastery.
 11am to 4pm
 
 Wimbledon
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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
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Architecture Tours - Brutal or beautiful?

Walking tours of London on Sunday 15th September 2019

Come and find out about influential ‘residents’ of London’s pre-eminent Victorian Jewish cemetery as we explore our site’s connection to this year’s Heritage Open Day theme, ‘People Power’.
 1pm to 4:30pm
 
 Willesden
2019-09-15
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Heritage Open Day at Willesden Jewish Cemetery

Enjoy an insider's tour of the City, including Guildhall, Mansion House, the Bank of England and the Royal Exchange - grand buildings in the heart of a city where big money and history are still being made.
 2pm to 3:45pm
 
 City of London
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City Highlights Guided Walk

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.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
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London's Burning Walking Tour

Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.
 10:30am to 1pm
 
 Southwark
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Tower Bridge opening times

11:30amSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river
07:30amMaintenance LiftUp river
08:00amMaintenance LiftDown river