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Top events in London on Tue 17th Sep 2019

In these short talks and panel discussion, Dr. Claire Jones and Dr. Sasha Scambler will discuss the pervasive fear that people have of the dentist.
 7pm to 9:30pm
 
 Southwark
2019-09-17
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Fear of the Dentist: Victorian and Modern Perspectives
People who work in museums on stage talking about their discoveries, and horrors.
 7:30pm to 9:45pm
 
 Harley Street
2019-09-17
2019-09-17
Museums Showoff

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
2019-09-17
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An exhibition of the Lacquer Work of Koyanagi Tanekuni
A Secret Beauty: The Spirit of Japanese Maki-e
event time 10:30am to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sat, 21st Sep
2019-09-17
2019-09-17
Come and see up close the Susan Hilferty’s Tony Award-winning costumes alongside props from the magical world of Oz.
The Spellbinding Costumes of Wicked, The Musical
event time 12pm to 4pm
 Pimlico South
 Closing soon Sat, 21st Sep
2019-09-17
2019-09-17
An exhibition of Paddington Printshop Posters 1974-1990
Stir It Up - Paddington Printshop Posters 1974 -1990
event time 10:30am to 5:30pm
 North Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 22nd Sep
2019-09-17
2019-09-17
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
2019-09-17
2019-09-17
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
2019-09-17
2019-09-17
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
2019-09-17
2019-09-17
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
2019-09-17
2019-09-17
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
2019-09-17
2019-09-17
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
2019-09-17
2019-09-17

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 17th September 2019

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2019-09-17
2019-09-17
Guided tours of one of London's oldest and most famous churches.
 2:15pm to 3:45pm
 
 City of London
2019-09-17
2019-09-17

Weekly tour of St Bride's Church

Walking tours of London on Tuesday 17th September 2019

Called the Street of Shame, there’s more to this road between the City of London and the City of Westminster than its newspaper heritage.
 11am to 12:45pm
 
 City of London
2019-09-17
2019-09-17

Stories of Fleet Street Guided Walk

On this guided tour, led by an expert City of London of Guide, you’ll see several of his finest places of worship. Judge for yourself which is the finest!
 2pm to 4pm
 
 City of London
2019-09-17
2019-09-17

City in Spires - A Tour of Wren Churches

 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Wed 18th Sep at 06:30pm