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Acton Library. Acton Library is one of London's most architecturally stunning libraries. Housed in a Victorian Grade II listed building, there is a study area, reference library and computers for public access.

 

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Find out what's happening in London throughout 2014 with our comprehensive guide to the best entertainment in the city for the year ahead. From January through to December, 2014 is shaping up to be something special - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
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Hotels near Acton Library

Near Acton Library
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Ealing London
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Ealing
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £53  23% off
4-5 Hanger Lane, W5 | 20 minutes from Acton Library
Guests are welcomed with a warm chocolate chip cookie upon arrival at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Ealing, the perfect enticement to stay at ...More
 
 
 
Ramada Encore London West London
Ramada Encore London West
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £46  40% off
4 Portal Way, W3 | 20 minutes from Acton Library
The Ramada Encore London West Hotel is an ideal accommodation choice for both business and leisure pursuits in the city. Conveniently located in West London, within ...More
 
 
 
Chiswick Moran Hotel London London
Chiswick Moran Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £63  29% off
626 Chiswick High Road, W4 | 22 minutes from Acton Library
Located in leafy West London the Chiswick Moran Hotel is a modern, bright, and funky hotel, ideally positioned for Heathrow Airport, Chiswick, Kew Gardens and Twickenham ...More
 
 
 
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Alternative Museums nearest Acton Library

Nearest to Acton Library
Leighton House Museum London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leighton House Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
12 Holland Park Road, Holland Park, London W14 | 2.9 miles from Acton Library
Leighton House is one of the most opulent museums in London, and its small scale makes it easy enough to explore thoroughly in an afternoon. Located ...More
 
 
 
Musical Museum London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Musical Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
368 High Street, TW8 | 35 minutes from Acton Library
Experience the fascinating world of automatic musical instruments at this unusual, melodious museum. The many instruments housed here were all designed to provide music at the ...More
 
 
 
Shepherds Bush Library London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shepherds Bush Library
London > Attractions > Museums
6 Wood Lane, W12 | 37 minutes from Acton Library
In the shadow of the Westfield Shopping Centre, the £2 million Shepherds Bush Library easily competes with the sharp architectural lines and bright lights of the ...More
 
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Acton Library

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Acton Library
Kite Art Studios London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kite Art Studios
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
Priory Mews, 2B Bassein Park Road, W12 | 21 minutes from Acton Library
Set in an attractive white-painted West London studio, Kite Art offer an imaginative range of courses and workshops for kids of all ages. Individual classes are ...More
 
 
 
Hogarth's House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hogarth's House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Hogarth Lane, Great West Road, W4 | 27 minutes from Acton Library
With its location next to one of the busiest roads in London, it's hard to believe that Hogarth's House, William Hogarth's country home and museum, was ...More
 
 
 
Chiswick House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chiswick House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Burlington Lane, W4 | 29 minutes from Acton Library
A former royal residence and stunning example of classical 18th-century design, Chiswick House originally belonged to the "architect Earl" Lord Burlington, an avid traveller and lover ...More
 
 
 
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Events near Acton Library

Near Acton Library
Drop Thursdays London
Ongoing
Drop Thursdays
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: 20th March to 28th August 2014 - 10pm-2.30am
Euphoriom, 1-3 High Street, W3 | 3 minutes from Acton Library
Tony Tone, Justin Pierre Robert, DJ BobbyD and DJ Kapz play house, UK garage, hip hop and Afrobeat....More
 
 
 
Skool Of House London
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Skool Of House
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: 16th May to 29th August 2014 - 10pm-3.30am
Euphoriom, 1-3 High Street, W3 | 3 minutes from Acton Library
DJ K-Virus, Lee Luxe, B-Rad and Dweezy-D spins house....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Acton Library

Near Acton Library
Tabard Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tabard Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
2 Bath Road, W4 | 19 minutes from Acton Library
Located above the Tabard pub in Chiswick, the Tabard Theatre hosts all kinds of live entertainment from experimental work and comedy to Shakespeare. Opened ...More
 
 
 
Bush Hall London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bush Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
310 Uxbridge Road, W12 | 31 minutes from Acton Library
A unique venue whose high ceilings have played host to a wide variety of artists from cabaret to cutting-edge electronica. Built in 1905 as a dance ...More
 
 
 
Bush Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bush Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
7 Uxbridge Road, W12 | 36 minutes from Acton Library
London's essential theatre for new writing has been the first step into the big time for dozens of Britain's best playwrights. Challenging, disturbing and original works ...More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Acton Library

The best shops and markets near Acton Library
Wyndham House Butchers London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wyndham House Butchers
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
229 Chiswick High Road, W4 | 21 minutes from Acton Library
The Wyndham House flagship butchers on the Fulham Road fast built up a reputation as one of London's best butchers. This third family-run operation in Chiswick ...More
 
 
 
Philip Neal London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Philip Neal
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
43 Turnham Green Terrace, W4 | 21 minutes from Acton Library
Serious chocolate-lovers avoid the chocolatiers of Mayfair and their exquisitely designed jewel-like sweeties and head down to Philip Neal's delightful Chiswick boutique (formerly known as Theobroma ...More
 
 
 
Mortimer & Bennett London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Mortimer & Bennett
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
33 Turnham Green Terrace, W4 | 21 minutes from Acton Library
Even in the culinary Mecca of Turnham Green, with half-a-dozen celebrated delicatessens in easy walking distance, Mortimer & Bennett stands out. Serving Chiswick's more discerning shoppers ...More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Acton Library

What are the best dining options near Acton Library London?
Bombay Bistro London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bombay Bistro
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
47 High Street, Acton, W3 | 2 minutes from Acton Library
Indian/South Asian Cuisine...More
 
 
 
North China Restaurant London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
North China Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
305 Uxbridge Road, Acton, , W3 | 8 minutes from Acton Library
Chinese cuisine. Booking essential for dinner. Separate room for parties. ...More
 
 
 
The Swan London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Swan
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
1 Evershed Walk, 119 Acton Lane, W4 | 12 minutes from Acton Library
...More
 
 
 
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Education near Acton Library

Near Acton Library
The Kids Cookery School London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Kids Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
107 Gunnersbury Lane, W3 | 10 minutes from Acton Library
The Kids' Cookery School in West London is a unique venue offering cookery classes and workshops for children aged three upwards. Children can have fun creating ...More
 
 
 
Leiths School of Food and Wine - Evening Classes London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leiths School of Food and Wine - Evening Classes
London > Education > Cookery Courses
16-20 Wendell Road, W12 | 21 minutes from Acton Library
Courses in practical cookery for enthusiastic amateurs at London's best cookery school. Evening courses at Leiths run from 6.45pm to 9.15pm on a variety of topics ...More
 
 
 
The Artists Theatre School London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Artists Theatre School
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Ealing Studios, W5 | 31 minutes from Acton Library
The Artists Theatre School provides Saturday drama workshops at Ealing Studios run by working actors for students in age groups from 5 years to adult. Fees ...More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Acton Library

Acton Library gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Jurlique Day Spa London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jurlique Day Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
300 Chiswick High Road, W4 | 20 minutes from Acton Library
This fantastic, no-nonsense spa is a great way to treat yourself to a day of pampering, without pushing the boat out too far. Comforting massage, meticulous ...More
 
 
 
Chiswick House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chiswick House
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Burlington Lane, W4 | 29 minutes from Acton Library
One of the most glorious examples of 18th century British architecture, Chiswick House was designed by the third Earl of Burlington (1694-1753). A triumph of the ...More
 
 
 
Ravenscourt Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ravenscourt Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Ravenscourt Avenue, W6 | 30 minutes from Acton Library
Ravenscourt Park is a scenic green space with a selection of tennis courts - spread out in three areas of the park - basketball court, bowling ...More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Acton Library

The best pubs near London Acton Library.
The Swan London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Swan
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
1 Evershed Walk, 119 Acton Lane, W4 | 12 minutes from Acton Library
...More
 
 
 
Duke of Sussex London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Sussex
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
75 South Parade, Chiswick, W4 | 14 minutes from Acton Library
Formerly a TV pub with pool tables, The Duke of Sussex recently had a makeover. Now this gastro design pub offers a relaxed, ...More
 
 
 
The Bollo House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bollo House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
13-15 Bollo Lane, Chiswick, , W4 | 14 minutes from Acton Library
Gastropub...More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Acton Library

Acton Library clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Vinoteca Chiswick London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinoteca Chiswick
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
18 Devonshire Road, W4 | 22 minutes from Acton Library
Vinoteca opens 7th October 2013. Vinoteca has been doing a fine job of serving fine wines in an informal setting since the company opened its first ...More
 
 
 
The Bluejay London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bluejay
London > Nightlife > Bars
184 Uxbridge Road, W12 | 36 minutes from Acton Library
Bluejay is a very unusual find on this part of the Uxbridge Road, a classy jazz club with a sleek interior, lounge atmosphere and a smart ...More
 
 
 
Green Room London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Green Room
London > Nightlife > Bars
45A Goldhawk Road, W12 | 36 minutes from Acton Library
Where the Bush Bar and Grill used to be - down a dingy alley off Goldhawk Road - we now have the Green Room. Gone is ...More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Acton Library

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Acton Library.
High Road House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
High Road House
London > Business > Venue Hire
162 Chiswick High Road, Chiswick, W4 | 22 minutes from Acton Library
Chiswick felt like it had truly arrived when Soho House owner Nick Jones decided 2006 was a good time to open up here - 'first Soho, ...More
 
 
 
Chiswick House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chiswick House
London > Business > Venue Hire
Burlington Lane, Chiswick House Grounds, Chiswick, W4 | 29 minutes from Acton Library
One of the most glorious examples of 18th century British architecture, Chiswick House was designed by the third Earl of Burlington (1694-1753). A triumph of the ...More
 
 
 
Kew Gardens Venue Hire London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kew Gardens Venue Hire
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kew Gardens, Richmond upon Thames, TW9 | 35 minutes from Acton Library
...More
 
 
 
 
 

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Drop Thursdays
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th August 2014 

Euphoriom 3 minutes walk from Acton Library

Tony Tone, Justin Pierre Robert, DJ BobbyD and DJ Kapz play house, UK garage, hip hop and Afrobeat....More

Love And Information
Theatre | Until 12th July 2014 

The Arts Educational Schools London 19 minutes walk from Acton Library

Dan Bird directs Caryl Churchill's witty and poignant collage of miniature plays, in which more than a hundred characters explore ...More

Cultural Salon: Living The Dream' How We Can Build The Perfect Life: Talk
Exhibitions | On 10th July 2014 

PM Gallery and House 1.7 miles from Acton Library

The third in a series of cultural salons....More

News From Nowhere
Exhibitions | Until 2nd August 2014 

Kelmscott House 1.76 miles from Acton Library

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Kew Gardens and Kew Palace Tickets
Kew Gardens and Kew Palace Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 10th July 2014 

Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens) 1.83 miles from Acton Library

Since the 18th century, these extensive gardens have been the spiritual home of botany in England, if not in Europe. ...More

 
Plants, People and the Products of War: a Centenary Tribute
Plants, People and the Products of War: a Centenary Tribute
Exhibitions | Until 29th August 2014 

Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens) 1.83 miles from Acton Library

Featuring a selection of artefacts, photographs and letters from Kew's varied collections, Plants, People and the Products of War: a ...More

 
Glorious Georges
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Kew Palace 1.83 miles from Acton Library

To mark the 300th anniversary of the Georgian dynasty, Kew Palace will explore the home of George II's grandson, the ...More

Perseverance Drive
Theatre | Until 16th August 2014 

Bush Theatre 1.85 miles from Acton Library

The Gillard family prepares for the funeral of their mother Grace in Perseverance Drive, a new play by Robin Soans ...More

Damian Clark: Work in Progress
Comedy | On 10th July 2014 

Riverside Studios 2.17 miles from Acton Library

The Australian comedian with his latest show of observations on life....More

Alan Price
Concerts | Until 10th July 2014 

The Bull's Head, Barnes 2.35 miles from Acton Library

Soulful pop-rock from the former member of the Animals....More

 
 
 
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