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Friday 24th April

Celebrate the life and significant contributions of Mollie Hunte to the Black community with key speakers throughout the day.
 9:30am to 4:30pm
 
 Clerkenwell
Mollie Hunte: Educator, Psychologist and Champion of Caribbean People

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Exploring the fascinating world of mushrooms, in an exhibition from curator and writer, Francesca Gavin.
 Mushrooms: The art, design and future of fungi
event time 11am to 8pm
 Strand
 Ends on Sun, 26th Apr
2020-04-24
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An exhibition exploring representations of the pregnant female body through portraits, over 500 years.
Portraying Pregnancy: From Holbein to Social Media
event time 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Ends on Sun, 26th Apr
2020-04-24
2020-04-24
The fifty-fifth Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition will immerse you in the breathtaking diversity of the natural world.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
event time 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Mon, 27th Apr
2020-04-24
2020-04-24
This display brings together a wide range of palaeoart, from nearly 200 years ago to the present day.
event time 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Tue, 28th Apr
2020-04-24
2020-04-24
Pictures of Gay Pride marches in the 1970s, controversial actor and singer Divine and London’s first gay superclub, Bang, are among rarely seen photographs that have just gone on show.
event time 10am to 4pm
 Victoria
 Ends on Thu, 30th Apr
2020-04-24
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This exhibition highlights a diversity of artistic observations on the lived experiences of women from childhood to old age, including but by no means restricted to experiences of mental distress.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Beckenham
 Ends on Fri, 1st May
2020-04-24
2020-04-24
Tangerine Dream, the German band widely credited as laying the foundations for the Ambient and Trance music styles, will be celebrated by this exhibition.
Tangerine Dream: Zeitraffer
event time 9:30am to 5:30pm
 Barbican
 Ends on Sat, 2nd May
2020-04-24
2020-04-24
An immersive installation by contemporary American artist Darren Waterston, presenting a detailed reimagining of James Abbott McNeill Whistler’s famed Peacock Room.
Filthy Lucre: Whistler's Peacock Room re-imagined
event time 10am to 10pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Sun, 3rd May
2020-04-24
2020-04-24
The rich history of the Islington stretch of the Regents canal is revealed in this exhibition, including some of its industrial past and the memories of people who worked and lived by it.
Industrial Islington
event time 10am to 4:30pm
 Islington
 Ends on Sun, 3rd May
2020-04-24
2020-04-24
This exhibition presents George IV's life through the art that enriched his world.
George IV: Art & Spectacle
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Whitehall
 Ends on Mon, 4th May
2020-04-24
2020-04-24

Exhibitions opening soon


Walking tours of London on Friday 24th April 2020

Are you ready to learn about London’s grim and gruesome past? Then join us on a tour that tells the tale of crime and punishment, executions and excess.
 11am to 12:45pm
 
 City of London
2020-04-24
2020-04-24

Dark Side of the City Guided Walk

Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Barbican
2020-04-24
2020-04-24

St Bartholomew's Hospital Guided Tour

 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Mon 11th May at 06:00am