South Lambeth Library

 
 
ADDRESS
180 South Lambeth Road, Lambeth, London SW8 1QP 
 
TELEPHONE
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon: 1pm-6pm; Tue: Closed; Wed: 10am-6pm; Thu: 10am-8pm; Fri: 10am-6pm; Sat: 9am-5pm; Sun: Closed
 

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South Lambeth Library. In the heart of Lambeth's Portugese community, the South Lambeth Library offers a wide range of books, videos and CD's in addition a smaller collection of books available in Portugese and Spanish.

 

South Lambeth Library events

 
Book BreakBook BreakReadings of stories and poems.24th April 2014Thursday 29th May 2014 Where:
South Lambeth Library, 180  South Lambeth Road  Lambeth    SW8 1QP
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Book Break
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Poetry & Readings | PRICING  Free  
DATES  24th Apr, 1st May, 8th May, 15th May, 22nd May and 29th May 2014 - 2pm-3.45pm
Readings of stories and poems.
Aulas De Ingles: WorkshopAulas De Ingles: Workshop26th April 2014Saturday 26th April 2014 Where:
South Lambeth Library, 180  South Lambeth Road  Lambeth    SW8 1QP
Category: event
On Soon
Aulas De Ingles: Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Saturday 26th April 2014 - 2pm-4pm
Job Match WorkshopJob Match Workshop28th April 2014Monday 28th April 2014 Where:
South Lambeth Library, 180  South Lambeth Road  Lambeth    SW8 1QP
Category: event
On Soon
Job Match Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Monday 28th April 2014 - 10am-12noon
DTVIP: WorkshopDTVIP: WorkshopVisually impaired people receive help to use the internet.29th April 2014Tuesday 29th April 2014 Where:
South Lambeth Library, 180  South Lambeth Road  Lambeth    SW8 1QP
Category: event
On Soon
DTVIP: Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Tuesday 22nd and Tuesday 29th April 2014 - 10am-12noon
Visually impaired people receive help to use the internet.
ESOL English ClassESOL English Class29th April 2014Tuesday 29th April 2014 Where:
South Lambeth Library, 180  South Lambeth Road  Lambeth    SW8 1QP
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
ESOL English Class
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 22nd and Tuesday 29th April 2014 - 10am-12noon
Book GroupBook GroupNew members welcome.1st May 2014Thursday 26th June 2014 Where:
South Lambeth Library, 180  South Lambeth Road  Lambeth    SW8 1QP
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Book Group
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings | PRICING  Free  
DATES  1st May, 15th May, 29th May, 12th Jun and 26th Jun 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
New members welcome.
 

Opening and closing times for South Lambeth Library

Today (Wednesday) South Lambeth Library closes at 18.00

Monday:

13.00
-
18.00
 
 

Tuesday:

Closed
 
 

Wednesday:

10.00
-
18.00
 
 

Thursday:

10.00
-
18.00
 
 

Friday:

10.00
-
18.00
 
 

Saturday:

9.00
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17.00
 
 

Sunday:

Closed
 
 

LondonTown.com - South Lambeth Library Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Vauxhall Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Stockwell Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Vauxhall Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
29 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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Comfort Inn Vauxhall Hotel London
Comfort Inn Vauxhall Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £62  33% off
87 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 2 minutes from South Lambeth Library
Recently redeveloped in a contemporary style, the Comfort Inn Vauxhall is a budget hotel located just south of the river Thames. Offering quality yet affordable accommodation, ...More
 
 
 
Dolphin House Serviced Apartments London
Dolphin House Serviced Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment  from £88  30% off
Dolphin Square, SW1V | 15 minutes from South Lambeth Library
Dolphin House is a wonderfully quiet spot.The tranquillity is all the more surprising given its close proximity to Victoria, making it convenient for Westminster and Tate ...More
 
 
 
Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel London London
Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £79  31% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 15 minutes from South Lambeth Library
For understated chic this hotel on the banks of the Thames opposite the Tate Britain is a top choice. The rooms are clean and modern and ...More
 
 
 
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Alternative Museums nearest South Lambeth Library

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Garden Museum London
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Garden Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Palace Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 21 minutes from South Lambeth Library
Situated in the restored church of St Mary-at-Lambeth, adjacent to Lambeth Palace on the banks of the River Thames, the Garden Museum provides an insight into ...More
 
 
 
IWM London (Imperial War Museums) London
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IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 26 minutes from South Lambeth Library
This museum of 20th century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. ...More
 
 
 
Cuming Museum London
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Cuming Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
151 Walworth Road, Southwark, London SE17 | 28 minutes from South Lambeth Library
The worldwide collection of the Cuming Family accompanies exhibitions on the history of Southwark (from Roman times to the 19th century) in this unique museum. The ...More
 
 
 
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Gasworks London
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Gasworks
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
155 Vauxhall Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 11 minutes from South Lambeth Library
Gasworks serves a dual purpose: as a location for 12 artists' studios and as host to up to six exhibitions a year. Emphasis is placed on ...More
 
 
 
Battersea Power Station London
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Battersea Power Station
London > Attractions > Sights
188 Kirtling Street, Battersea, London SW8 | 13 minutes from South Lambeth Library
This riverside power station, the masterpiece of architect Giles Gilbert Scott, Grade II listed Battersea Power Station has taken on an iconic status in the capital. ...More
 
 
 
Tate Britain London
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Tate Britain
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 16 minutes from South Lambeth Library
Overlooking the River Thames, Tate Britain was originally founded through the philanthropy of the sugar magnate Sir Henry Tate. The Tate legacy now encompasses three other ...More
 
 
 
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Aulas De Ingles: Workshop London
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Aulas De Ingles: Workshop
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 26th April 2014 - 2pm-4pm
South Lambeth Library, 180 South Lambeth Road, Lambeth, SW8 | Same location as South Lambeth Library
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S.L.A.G.S / CHILL-OUT Sundays London
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S.L.A.G.S / CHILL-OUT Sundays
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 27th April 2014 - 2pm-12midnight
Royal Vauxhall Tavern, 372 Kennington Lane, SE11 | 10 minutes from South Lambeth Library
Simon Le Vans plays house from 2pm, guest DJs spin commercial house and party anthems from 7pm, and DJ Sean Sirrs supplies disco from 9.30pm....More
 
 
 
Drew Millar: Singing For Ayesha London
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Drew Millar: Singing For Ayesha
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Sunday 27th April 2014 - 8pm
The Battersea Barge, Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, SW8 | 12 minutes from South Lambeth Library
A fundraising cabaret with all proceeds going to the Anthony Nolan Trust as part of Drew's London Marathon appeal. With support by Emma Odell and Jason ...More
 
 
 
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Above The Stag Theatre London
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Above The Stag Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Arch 17, Miles Street, SW8 | 5 minutes from South Lambeth Library
Above the Stag Theatre, one of London's most successful small theatres, re-opens in a brand new venue on 29th November 2013, in a renovated railway ...More
 
 
 
White Bear Theatre London
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White Bear Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
138 Kennington Park Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 17 minutes from South Lambeth Library
It's easy to spot who's at the White Bear for the pints and who's there for the Pinter but somehow the two aspects unite comfortably under ...More
 
 
 
Landor Pub Theatre London
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Landor Pub Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
70 Landor Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 18 minutes from South Lambeth Library
You're never more than three rows away from the action at the Landor Theatre where the audience never exceeds 60. Focussed on producing musical theatre productions ...More
 
 
 
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Lassco House & Garden London
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Lassco House & Garden
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Brunswick House, 30 Wandsworth Road, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 8 minutes from South Lambeth Library
Architectural salvage produces the most gloriously mismatched collection of pieces, all housed in this disused church. Stock changes constantly; look for anything from stuffed animals to ...More
 
 
 
The Old Post Office Bakery London
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The Old Post Office Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
76 Landor Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 18 minutes from South Lambeth Library
In a former Post Office in Lyham Road, Clapham North, The Old Post Office Bakery set up shop in 1982. That was after they'd been serving ...More
 
 
 
Cornucopia London
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Cornucopia
London > Shopping > Clothing
12 Upper Tachbrook Street, Victoria, London SW1V | 23 minutes from South Lambeth Library
This prized vintage shop, in business for 40 years and bursting at the seams with a mixed bag of period clothing, is sadly closing down. Due ...More
 
 
 
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Bar Estrela London
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London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
111 South Lambeth Road, Lambeth, London SW8 | 1 minute from South Lambeth Library
Portuguese cuisine. ...More
 
 
 
The Canton Arms London
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The Canton Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
177 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 3 minutes from South Lambeth Library
...More
 
 
 
Mumbai Delight London
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Mumbai Delight
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
51A South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 4 minutes from South Lambeth Library
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The Wine and Food Academy London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 2.1 miles from South Lambeth Library
It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ...More
 
 
 
Le Club Tricolore London
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Le Club Tricolore
London > Education > Cookery Courses
10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 2.3 miles from South Lambeth Library
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Royal College of Art, Dyson Building London
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Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, SW11 | 37 minutes from South Lambeth Library
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Surrey County Cricket Club London
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Surrey County Cricket Club
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
The Brit Insurance Oval, Kennington, Kennington, London SE11 | 9 minutes from South Lambeth Library
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The Kia Oval Cricket Ground London
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The Kia Oval Cricket Ground
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
Harleyford Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 9 minutes from South Lambeth Library
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Rebus Tourist Guides London
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Rebus Tourist Guides
London > Leisure > Activities
33, Vanbrugh Court, Wincott St, Lambeth, London SE11 | 21 minutes from South Lambeth Library
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The Canton Arms London
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The Canton Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
177 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 3 minutes from South Lambeth Library
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The Fentiman Arms London
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The Fentiman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
64 Fentiman Road, Kennington, London SW8 | 5 minutes from South Lambeth Library
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The Duchy Arms London
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 Sancroft Street, SE11 | 16 minutes from South Lambeth Library
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Fire London
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Fire
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, Lambeth, London SW8 | 7 minutes from South Lambeth Library
London's biggest and best gay venue, Fire hosts a cluster of different club nights including more and more straight-friendly one-off parties over the weekends. Newly redesigned ...More
 
 
 
South London Pacific London
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South London Pacific
London > Nightlife > Bars
340 Kennington Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 14 minutes from South Lambeth Library
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Plan B London
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Plan B
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
418 Brixton Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 21 minutes from South Lambeth Library
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The Boiler House: Battersea Power Station London
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The Boiler House: Battersea Power Station
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gate 2, 188 Kirtling Street, Battersea, London SW8 | 14 minutes from South Lambeth Library
The Boiler House benefits from being at the heart of one of London's best loved and iconic landmarks, Battersea Power Station. This temporary structure within the ...More
 
 
 
Tate Britain London
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Tate Britain
London > Business > Venue Hire
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 16 minutes from South Lambeth Library
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Royal Horticultural Halls and Conference Centre London
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Royal Horticultural Halls and Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
80 Vincent Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 22 minutes from South Lambeth Library
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Comedy Virgins
Comedy | Until 25th June 2014 

The Cavendish Arms 5 minutes walk from South Lambeth Library

A stand-up competition, with Gemma Beagley, Paul Langton and Jack Samuel Warner....More

Dance Wednesday (Over 13)
Sporting Events | Until 30th June 2014 

Oval House 9 minutes walk from South Lambeth Library

Urban dance instruction....More

Maryam Jafri: Mouthfeel
Exhibitions | Until 18th May 2014 

Gasworks 11 minutes walk from South Lambeth Library

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Hand Drumming And Afro-Brazilian Percussion Classes
Exhibitions | Until 25th June 2014 

The Grosvenor 14 minutes walk from South Lambeth Library

Classes are taught by Sam Alexander a tutor of Brazilian percussion....More

BP British Art Displays: A Walk Through British Art
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Tate Britain 16 minutes walk from South Lambeth Library

Iconic works by artists including Bacon, Constable, Hirst, Hockney, Hogarth, Gainsborough, Lowry, Millais, Spencer, Stubbs and Whiteread, representing 500 years ...More

David Tremlett: Drawing For Free Thinking
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Britain 16 minutes walk from South Lambeth Library

A large-scale wall drawing consisting of bold blocks of colour and clean lines that are inspired by traditional styles of ...More

Richard Deacon
Richard Deacon
Exhibitions | Until 27th April 2014 

Tate Britain 16 minutes walk from South Lambeth Library

Welsh artist Richard Deacon (b. 1949) has built an international reputation based on his public sculptures, but this Tate Britain ...More

 
Tate Britain Commission 2014: Phyllida Barlow
Tate Britain Commission 2014: Phyllida Barlow
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Tate Britain 16 minutes walk from South Lambeth Library

The annual Tate Britain Commission, which fills Tate Britain's Duveen Galleries with a piece of specially created contemporary art, will ...More

 
Ruin Lust
Ruin Lust
Exhibitions | Until 18th May 2014 

Tate Britain 16 minutes walk from South Lambeth Library

What is it about ruins that makes them so endlessly fascinating and so powerfully moving? The 18th century was mad ...More

 
Gender Outlaws
Exhibitions | Until 25th April 2014 

The Camera Club 16 minutes walk from South Lambeth Library

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