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The Leighton House Museum will be putting on a 'happening' — an immersive sensory haven, dedicated to the arts.
Taking inspiration from the works of the Pre-Raphaelites, each room will be transformed into its own special event space. One minute you'll be listening to Benjamin Britten and Bach in the Grand Hall, then you'll be drinking cocktails in the Secret Garden or listening to a talk on 'Humanity, Optimism & Beauty'... but don't forget to bring a handwritten love letter to deposit in the Fountain of Love and Beauty!
> Craig’s review of Leighton House Museum – “The Leighton House Museum is the architectural equivalent of opening up a brown paper bag and finding a diamond inside. This guy was an artist, and he lived inside a work of art. Don't be put off by the photo of the front. This house will never win any awards for the outside. It's not until you get beyond the entrance hall that you'll understand what all the fuss is… continued”
Slavery, Culture & Collecting – 15 Sep 2018 to 15 Sep 2019 – This exhibition explores the connection between some of Britain's oldest cultural organisations and transatlantic slavery
Feliks Topolski — Drawing Debden – 1 Oct 2018 to 28 Jun 2019 – The Bank of England Museum will be putting on an exhibition of work by Feliks Topolski about the Debden printing works.
The Sun — Living With Our Star – 6 Oct 2018 to 6 May 2019 – The Science Museum will be telling the extraordinary story of the life-giving star that sits at the centre of our Solar System.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition – 19 Oct 2018 to 30 Jun 2019 – Wildlife Photographer of the Year returns to the Natural History Museum with this exhibition of the top 100 photos.
Victorian surgery at the Old Operating Theatre – Sat and Sun – A demonstration about Victorian surgery inside the original 19th-century Operating Theatre at St Thomas's Hospital.
A Pirate’s Life For Me! – 20 Oct 2018 to 22 Apr 2019 – A child-friendly exhibition about pirates that will take your kids on a swashbuckling adventure and show them some real pirate coins
Private tour of the Churchill War Rooms – Every day – Enjoy a private tour of the Churchill War Rooms, and experience Winston Churchill's wartime bunker from behind the glass.
If you enjoy Leighton House Museum then you might like to visit Charles Dickens Museum (catch the train from Kensington Olympia to Russell Square), 18 Stafford Terrace (you can walk it in 7 mins) and Sir John Soane’s Museum (catch the train from Kensington Olympia to Holborn)
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