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Timothy Barber
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MUSEUM OF LONDON
Right here in the City and free, the Museum of London is a treasure trove of artefacts and curios, and its Galleries of Modern London, documenting the city’s development from the Great Fire of London in 1666 onwards, are now open after a £20m redevelopment. Displays include reconstructed versions of a Georgian pleasure garden and a debtors’ prison, an Art Deco lift from Selfriges and a recreation of London’s Victorian streets. 150 London Wall, EC2Y 5HN. www.museumoflondon.org.uk

THE FANTASTICKS
The original off-Broadway production of this 1960 musical about a pair of young lovers ran for a record-breaking 42 years, though it never received much recognition on these shores. That’s set to change with the show’s arrival in the West End at last. Until 4 Sept, Duchess Theatre, WC2. Tickets £20-£49.50 from www.thefantasticks.co.uk

NIKE STADIUMS AT SELFRIDGES
If you’re looking for a space in the West End to watch the World Cup, Nike has taken over the Ultralounge at Selfridges to install 62 plasma screens, an exhibition of iconic football kits and a chill-out lounge complete with video games and table football. Opens this Friday in time for the opening game. Selfridges, 400 Oxford St, W1A 1AB, www.selfridges.com