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Join Lee Valley Regional Park staff and the Essex Bat Group for an evening dedicated to these fascinating animals.
 7:30pm to 10pm
 
 Waltham Abbey
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
Go Batty!

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This display focuses on the rarely seen archives of queer venues and social networks collated by University College London’s Urban Laboratory.
Queer Spaces: London, 1980s – Today
event time 11am to 9pm
 Whitechapel
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
This exhibition explores the forgotten industrial history of plastic in east London around the River Lea.
Raw Materials: Plastics
event time 10am to 5pm
 Bow
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
Prepare for your preconceptions of AI to be challenged by this timely exhibition, that reflects on how this technology impacts our very existence.
AI: More than Human
event time 10am to 9pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Mon, 26th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
One of the biggest mysteries in physics today is what exactly makes up our Universe, and why – 95 per cent of it cannot be observed.
DARK MATTER: 95% of the Universe is Missing
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Mon, 26th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
Enter a graphic world where art and storytelling collide in the largest exhibition of manga ever to take place outside of Japan.
Manga
event time 10am to 8:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Mon, 26th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
More than 50 Lego models will be on show, from individual pieces, to awe-inspiring dioramas and mosaics.
Lego Brick Wonders
event time 3pm to 4pm
 Forest Hill
 Closing soon Tue, 27th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
Discover the extraordinary history behind one of humankind’s greatest achievements: how we write
Writing: Making Your Mark
event time 9:30am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Tue, 27th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
An exhibition of the works to restore a Victorian building back to a public community centre.
The Devil's in the Detail …A Heritage Building Restoration
event time 9am to 7pm
 Bethnal Green
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
This display showcases examples of her childhood sketches and domestic projects alongside her famous illustrations that came later.
Beatrix Potter's Art: 'drawn with design'
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Thu, 29th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
Brilliant Visions presents drawings and paintings by Surrealist artists who took part in the Guttman-Maclay mescaline experiments of the 1930s.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Beckenham
 Closing soon Fri, 30th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23

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Walking tours of London today

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
2019-08-23
2019-08-23

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
2019-08-23
2019-08-23

St Bartholomew's Hospital Guided Tour

 

Tower Bridge opening times

07:45amMotor Vessel Silver WindUp river
10:15amSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river
11:00amSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river
04:00pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river
04:45pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river
03:30pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river