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The Best Art Exhibitions to see in London in 2017

Our guide to the best exhibitions in London in 2017 regularly updated to keep you abreast of everything happening in the capital's museums and galleries throughout the coming year.

Art

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A Very British Artist: River and Rowing opens new permanent John Piper Gallery

A new permanent gallery at the River and Rowing Museum in Henley-on-Thames, the home town of John Piper, has opened to celebrate the artist's life and work.

Archaeology

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Archaeologists find remarkably rare preserved Middle Saxon cemetery with wooden coffins

Archaeologists find remarkably preserved Anglo-Saxon plank-lined graves and tree-trunk coffins dating from the 7th-9th century AD at a site in East Anglia.

History & Heritage

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Henry VIII's lost palace of Nonsuch - V&A acquires a painting that shows us what it looked like

A watercolour by the celebrated Flemish painter Joris Hoefnagel depicting Henry VIII's fabled lost palace of Nonsuch has been 'saved for the nation' by the V&A.

Places to Go

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The taste of ink: Where to try printmaking in the UK

Culture24's pick of the best places in the UK to try out the art of printmaking.

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