Upper Norwood Joint Library  

 
 
ADDRESS
39-41 Westow Hill, Crystal Palace, Upper Norwood, London SE19 1TJ
 
 
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Mon: 10am-7pm; Tue: 9am-7pm; Wed: Closed; Thu: 9am-7pm; Fri: 9-7pm; Sat 9-5pm.
 

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As the only indepedent, jointly funded library in the UK, the Upper Norwood Joint Library is almost like a community centre for Upper Norwood, with photographic exhibitions, second-hand book sales and reading groups. There is also a dedicated children's library, a computer suite and free internet access.




 

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Gipsy Hill Railway Station
 
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Crystal Palace Railway Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What's on in London 2017

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2017 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2017 London events.

 
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Alternative Museums nearest Upper Norwood Joint Library

Nearest to Upper Norwood Joint Library
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bethlem Museum of the Mind
London > Attractions > Museums
Bethlem Royal Hospital, Monks Orchard Road, Beckenham, BR3 | 3.5 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
The Museum of the Mind sits at the heart of and tells the history of Bethlem Royal Hospital which was founded in 1247 and continues to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cuming Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
151 Walworth Road, Southwark, London SE17 | 5 miles from Upper Norwood Joint 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fan Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
12 Crooms Hill, SE10 | 5.2 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
This unique museum houses the world's finest collection of fans including exquisite examples from the 18th and 19th centuries. The Fan Museum is housed in a ... More
 
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Upper Norwood Joint Library

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Upper Norwood Joint Library
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Horniman Museum
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
100 London Road, SE23 | 33 minutes from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Victorian tea trader Frederick John Horniman collected specimens and artefacts from his travels around the world in the 1860's. His personal collection became the foundation of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Horniman Aquarium
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Horniman Museum, 100 London Road, Forest Hill, SE23 | 33 minutes from Upper Norwood Joint Library
The basement aquarium at The Horniman follows a long history of marine life at the museum. Sealife has been on display here since 1903 when the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Gallery Road, Dulwich Village, SE21 | 35 minutes from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Upper Norwood Joint Library

Near Upper Norwood Joint Library
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hootananny Brixton
London > Entertainment > Pubs
95 Effra Road, SW2 | 2.8 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Hootananny Brixton is the sister venue to one of the Scottish Highlands' most successful venues, Hootananny in Inverness. Revamped and refurbished, it's fast-establishing itself as one ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jack Studio Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
410 Brockley Road, SE4 | 3 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
The Jack Studio Theatre (formerly known as Brockley Jack Theatre) is a welcoming 50-seat fringe theatre in Brockley - so welcoming that it won the public ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ritzy Picturehouse
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Brixton Oval, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW2 | 3.2 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
If the Ritzy were a cat, it would have used up most of its nine lives. The cinema started life in 1910 as the Electric Pavilion, ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Upper Norwood Joint Library

The best shops and markets near Upper Norwood Joint Library
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
1 Calton Avenue, SE21 | 2.2 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Hazel Broadfoot's and Julian Toland's run a superb, high class bookshop in the heart of Dulwich Village. All the staff have a real enthusiasm, thirst for ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
149 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 2.5 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
This East Dulwich branch of Moxon's fishmongers in Lordship Lane is a friendly shop stocking ethically sourced fish and is regarded as one of the best ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Simon Carter Crystal Palace
London > Shopping > Menswear
71 Westow Street, SE19 | 3 minutes from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Founded by a businessman of the same name in the 1980s, Simon Carter is a menswear retailer known especially for their accessories such as cufflinks, ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Upper Norwood Joint Library

What are the best dining options near Upper Norwood Joint Library London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Joanna's
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
56 Westow Hill, Upper Norwood, SE19 | 1 minute from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Joanna's has been lording it over this sleepy suburb for twenty-seven years now, altering its cuisine and decor to match changing fashions, and stay ahead of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tamnag Thai
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
50 Westow Hill, Gipsy Hill, SE19 | 1 minute from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Thai cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Numidie
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
48 Westow Hill, SE19 | 1 minute from Upper Norwood Joint Library
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Upper Norwood Joint Library

Near Upper Norwood Joint Library
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 3.4 miles from Upper Norwood Joint 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 4 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Music Everything Ltd
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Parchmore Place, CR7 | 27 minutes from Upper Norwood Joint Library
This popular, affordable music school delivers short and intensive part time courses in music production/technology, sound engineering, vocal techniques and keyboard/guitar/dj skills. They also have studios to ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Upper Norwood Joint Library

Upper Norwood Joint Library gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Croquet Club
London > Leisure > Games
Burbage Road, SE21 | 2 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
A million miles away from the hustle and bustle of Oxford Circus, the peace and quiet of leafy Dulwich is a great place to enjoy a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crystal Palace Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Thicket Road, Penge, SE20 | 12 minutes from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Although Sir Joseph Paxton's Crystal Palace - first erected in Hyde Park for the Great Exhibition of 1851 and moved here a couple of years ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rookery
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Covington Way, SW16 | 33 minutes from Upper Norwood Joint Library
A formally landscaped area within Streatham Common, the Rookery includes an ornamental pond, flower and herbaceous beds, and a rock garden with streams. First opened in ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Upper Norwood Joint Library

The best pubs near London Upper Norwood Joint Library.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown & Greyhound
London > Nightlife > Pubs
73 Dulwich Village, SE21 | 2 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
The Crown & Greyhound in Dulwich Village (also known as 'The Dog') is a large pub - really, it's an amalgamation of two: The Crown and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wood House
London > Nightlife > Pubs
39 Sydenham Hill, SE26 | 18 minutes from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Located in Dulwich, just next to Sydenham Woods, The Wood House emerged from a major revamp in 2015 with a conservatory-style ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rosendale
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
65 Rosendale Road, SE21 | 25 minutes from Upper Norwood Joint Library
The winner of the Time Out Award for Best Gastropub 2007 is indeed a truly splendid restaurant, with a short menu of hip modern cuisine made ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Upper Norwood Joint Library

Upper Norwood Joint Library clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ritzy Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Brixton Oval, Brixton, London SW2 | 3.2 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
This funky little jazz bar is one of South London's hidden delights. Don't worry about the depressingly empty pub section you can see from the street. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Champagne + Fromage
London > Nightlife > Bars
10-11 Granville Arcade, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW9 | 3.2 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Expanding from their Covent Garden shop into Brixton, Champagne & Fromage, the venture owned by French Bubbles founders, Maud Fierobe and Stefano Frigerio, can be found ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barrio Brixton
London > Nightlife > Bars
30 Acre Lane, SW2 | 3.2 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Brazilian-inspired cocktail bar and cantina Barrio Brixton serves tapas-style food, plus late night club with DJs. Taking its name from the ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Upper Norwood Joint Library

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Upper Norwood Joint Library.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Laban
London > Business > Venue Hire
Creekside, Deptford, SE8 | 4.8 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Tate Modern architects Herzog & de Meuron went for a shimmering, plastic-clad building when tasked with designing the Laban building, a place where excellence in contemporary ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Battersea Barge
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 4.9 miles from Upper Norwood Joint Library
In the shadow of the Battersea Power Station, the Battersea Barge is a unique venue that's open daily for food, drink and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gallery Road, SE21 | 35 minutes from Upper Norwood Joint Library
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
 
 
 
 

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