Exhibitions in Westminster and City

 
Once There Was… An interactive Exhibition Discover Children’s Story Centre East London
22-Sep-14 to 6-Sep-15

Once there was...The Wonderful World of Oliver Jeffers. For children aged 3-6 (Younger and older brothers and sisters are welcome) Celebrate the 10th birthday of the classic How...

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Michael Rosen’s Bear Hunt Discover Children’s Story Centre East London
16-Oct-14 to 3-Apr-16

BOOKING NOW. Ages 0 - 11 Step inside a humungous chocolate cake and explore a secret larder, swishy swashy and splash splosh your way through a Bear Hunt. And dare you explore...

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The Institute of Sexology Wellcome Collection Central London
20-Nov-14 to 20-Sep-15

Undress your mind and join us to investigate human sexuality at 'The Institute'. Timed tickets may be in operation at busy times. 'The Institute of Sexology' is a candid explorat...

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At Home in a Dolls' House V & A Museum of Childhood East London
21-Jan-15 to 6-Sep-15
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This exhibition will reveal the fascinating stories behind some of the UK's best-loved dolls' houses, taking you on a journey through the history of the home, everyday lives and...

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Saatchi Gallery Sloane Square Belgravia
5-Feb-15 to 5-Feb-17

The Saatchi Gallery aims to provide an innovative forum for contemporary art, presenting work by largely unseen young artists or by international artists whose work has been rarel...

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Bayswater Road Artists Bayswater
5-Feb-15 to 5-Feb-17

"Sidewalk art at its best" Every Sunday, Bayswater Road in London W2 is transformed into the world's liveliest open-air art show. Sidewalk-art at its best. This world famous...

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The Micrarium - A Place For Tiny Things The Grant Museum of Zoology Marylebone Road
5-Feb-15 to 5-Feb-17

The Micrarium is a place for tiny things - somewhere to come and explore the microscopic specimens at the Grant Museum. It's often said that 95% of known animal species are small...

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Launchpad The Science Museum Knightsbridge
12-Feb-15 to 12-Feb-17

Launchpad is packed with over 50 interactive exhibits, plus electrifying shows and lively demos, all from the wonderful world of physics. Launchpad is all about asking questions...

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Magna Carta: Law, Liberty, Legacy British Library Paccar Gallery Central London
13-Mar-15 to 1-Sep-15

To mark the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta we are holding a once-in-a-lifetime exhibition. Foundation of democracy or rallying cry for modern rights? One of the world's most...

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Families welcome area Tate Britain Millbank Westminster
1-Apr-15 to 3-Jul-16

Visit the new Welcome Area at Tate Britain and choose an activity for your family to enjoy together in the galleries. Activities encourage exploration and understanding of archite...

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Shifting patterns Pacific barkcloth clothing The British Museum Holborn
23-Apr-15 to 31-Dec-15

Discover a selection of textiles from the Pacific made from barkcloth. Used to wrap, drape and adorn the body in a myriad of styles and designs, these garments demonstrate the...

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Take One Picture The National Gallery Leicester Square
5-Jun-15 to 20-Sep-15
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Take One Picture is the National Gallery's flagship project for primary schools. The works in this display demonstrate the innovative ways in which schools have responded to Barto...

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Royal Academy Summer Exhibition The Royal Academy of Arts Piccadilly
8-Jun-15 to 16-Aug-15

Get ready to discover your new favourite artist as we head into a summer of colour at the RA. From painting to installation art, you'll find it all at the Summer Exhibition. For...

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Shoes: Pleasure and Pain Victoria and Albert Museum Knightsbridge
13-Jun-15 to 31-Jan-16
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Explore the transformative power of footwear from around the world as we present over 200 pairs of the most extreme shoes from the last 2000 years. This exhibition highlights the...

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Art in Dialogue: Duccio | Caro The National Gallery Leicester Square
13-Jun-15 to 18-Nov-15
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A work by the late British sculptor Sir Anthony Caro functions as a gateway to re-examining Duccio's 'Annunciation' 'Art in Dialogue: Duccio | Caro' is a creative interaction of...

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Medicine Now Wellcome Collection Central London
17-Jun-15 to 17-Jun-20

During our curious journey some parts of Medicine Now will not be available. This exhibition presents a range of ideas about science and medicine since Henry Wellcome's death in...

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BP Portrait Award National Portrait Gallery Trafalgar Square
18-Jun-15 to 20-Sep-15

Selected from a record-breaking 2,748 entries by artists from 92 countries around the world, the BP Portrait Award 2015 represents the very best in contemporary portrait painting....

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UNFINISHED… WORKS FROM THE COURTAULD GALLERY The Courtauld Gallery The Strand
18-Jun-15 to 20-Sep-15

This year's Summer Showcase Special Display brings together paintings, sculpture drawings and prints from the Renaissance to the early twentieth century that have all been describ...

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Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon National Portrait Gallery Trafalgar Square
2-Jul-15 to 18-Aug-15

This fascinating photographic exhibition will illustrate the life of actress and fashion icon Audrey Hepburn (1929-1993). From her early years as a chorus girl in London's West...

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Kites from Kabul V & A Museum of Childhood East London
4-Jul-15 to 3-Jan-16
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In Afghanistan and across South Asia, children and adults alike have flown kites for fun for over a century. The kites are brightly coloured and can be seen dotting the skyline of...

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Soundscapes National Portrait Gallery Trafalgar Square
8-Jul-15 to 6-Sep-15

Revealing the faces behind the soundscapesLeading contemporary musicians and sound artists compose exclusive, new works inspired by paintings from the collection.

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Viewpoint The Grant Museum of Zoology Marylebone Road
21-Jul-15 to 21-Jul-20

"Viewpoint" by Sara Cameron Permanent installation Viewpoint Artist Sarah Cameron from the UCL Slade School of Fine Art was commissioned to develop a huge mural for the Grant...

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Animal Tales British Library Paccar Gallery Central London
7-Aug-15 to 1-Nov-15

From Aesop's Fables to Ted Hughes's Crow, the stories we tell about animals are often stories about us. This exhibition goes on the trail of animals on the page, asking why they...

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Aubrey Williams: Realm of the Sun October Gallery Central London
8-Oct-15 to 21-Nov-15

October Gallery, London, will present an exhibition by Aubrey Williams, introducing works previously unseen. Aubrey Williams' distinctive contribution to 20th century British art...

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Giacometti: Pure Presence National Portrait Gallery Trafalgar Square
15-Oct-15 to 10-Jan-16

Alberto Giacometti (1901–1966) is widely regarded as one of the most important and distinctive artists of the 20th century. A restless innovator, he explored a range of styles and...

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