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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This display explores some of the festivals across Britain from the Handel Commemoration in 1784 to the Crystal Palace concerts of the late nineteenth century,
Music Festivals in Georgian Britain
event time 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Ends on Thu, 20th Aug
2020-08-18
2020-08-18
From bodily autonomy and the right to education, to self-expression and protest, this new exhibition explores how feminist activism in the UK today has its roots in the complex history of women’s rights.
Unfinished Business: The Fight for Women's Rights
event time 11am to 5pm
 Camden
 Ends on Sun, 23rd Aug
2020-08-18
2020-08-18
See a collection of pilgrim badges that illustrate the extraordinary life of Thomas Becket.
Becket2020
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Ends on Mon, 24th Aug
2020-08-18
2020-08-18
On display will be fossil skeletons as well as full-size models and animatronics that bring the Permian back to life.
 Permian Monsters: Life Before the Dinosaurs
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Forest Hill
 Ends on Tue, 25th Aug
2020-08-18
2020-08-18
The first major exhibition of dancer and choreographer Michael Clark.
Michael Clark
event time All Day
 Barbican
 Ends on Sun, 30th Aug
2020-08-18
2020-08-18
This immersive experience charts their music, lyrics, creative process and influence as one of the most iconic pop bands of the modern age.
ABBA: Super Troupers The Exhibition
event time All Day
 Greenwich
 Ends on Mon, 31st Aug
2020-08-18
2020-08-18
A new look at the extraordinary life and work of the pop art superstar.
Andy Warhol
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Sun, 6th Sep
2020-08-18
2020-08-18
In her bicentenary year the Museum is celebrating the life and legacy of the lesser known aspects of Nightingale’s life with this exciting new exhibition
event time 10am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Wed, 16th Sep
2020-08-18
2020-08-18
In this major exhibition, we trace her trajectory from child prodigy to one of Britain’s most sought-after painters.
Angelica Kauffman
event time 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Ends on Sun, 20th Sep
2020-08-18
2020-08-18
Lifting the lid on the untold story of illustration in the criminal justice system over the last 200 years.
Forensic Art: Illustrating Justice
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Kings Cross
 Ends on Sun, 20th Sep
2020-08-18
2020-08-18

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 18th August 2020

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2020-08-18
2020-08-18

Walking tours of London on Tuesday 18th August 2020

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
2020-08-18
2020-08-18

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
2020-08-18
2020-08-18

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 Mon 31st Aug at 12:30pm