Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library

 
 
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Opening and closing times for Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library

Today (Thursday) Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library closes at 19.00

Monday:

10.00
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19.00
 
 

Tuesday:

10.00
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17.00
 
 

Wednesday:

Closed
 
 

Thursday:

10.00
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19.00
 
 

Friday:

10.00
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17.00
 
 

Saturday:

10.00
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15.00
 
 

Sunday:

Closed
 
 

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1 minutes walk
 
London Bridge Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
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London Bridge Railway Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
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Union Car Parks
 
4 minutes walk
 
Snowsfields NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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53 61 Southwark Bridge Road, SE1 | 6 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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43-47 Southwark Bridge Road, SE19HH | 6 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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203 Long Lane, SE1 | 6 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Useful Numbers > Libraries
5 Westminster Bridge Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Useful Numbers > Libraries
114-118 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 18 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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Bride Lane, Fleet Street, City, London EC4Y | 19 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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Begin Again (Parent And Baby Screening)
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 25th to 31st Jul 2014
Shortwave Cinema, 10 Bermondsey Square, Southwark, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2014
Tower Bridge Exhibition, Tower Bridge, SE1 | 13 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Entertainment > Cinemas
128-132 Borough High Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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The Jellyfish Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Marlborough Playground, 11-25 Union Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
London's first fully-functioning theatre made entirely from recycled and reclaimed materials was constructed over the summer of 2010 and will be open from late August through ... More
 
 
 
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London > Entertainment > Theatres
53 Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret
London > Attractions > Museums
9a St Thomas Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
Hidden away in the roof space of the old St Thomas Baroque church, this restored 1821 women's operating theatre is the oldest operating theatre in England. ... More
 
 
 
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Southwark Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
London Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Attractions > Art Galleries
38-40 Glasshill Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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3 Archie Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
1 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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Borough Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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25 Tabard Street, Southwark, SE1 | 1 minute from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
72 Borough High Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Restaurants > British restaurants
121 Borough High Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 26 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 30 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 31 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 6 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 18 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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160 Union Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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Gong
London > Nightlife > Bars
31 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
On level 52 of The Shard Gong is London's highest bar. Part of the Shangri-La Hotel, the tallest hotel in Western Europe, Gong takes its name ... More
 
 
 
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London > Nightlife > Bars
14 Winchester Walk, Borough, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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Weston Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library
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The Creative Bubble - POP UP Art Gallery
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Roxy Bar & Screen 1 minute walk from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library

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Theatre | Until 30th August 2014 

Menier Chocolate Factory 4 minutes walk from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library

Another rip-roaring night at the Menier Chocolate Factory as a cast of four - and their hard-working pianist - take ...More

 
Goppingen Youth Symphony Orchestra
Concerts | On 31st July 2014 

Southwark Cathedral 6 minutes walk from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library

The orchestra performs Beethoven's Symphony No 5, Von Suppe's Light Cavalry Overture, Sibelius's Andante Festivo and other works....More

Gabriela Gira: Revelations
Exhibitions | Until 22nd August 2014 

Southwark Cathedral 6 minutes walk from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library

A selection of pin hole photographs illuminating historic symbolic artefacts by Gira, seen as messages which are still profoundly...More

Anna Bunting-Branch
Exhibitions | Until 30th August 2014 

Jerwood Space 7 minutes walk from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library

A wall-based painting installation inspired by the title and imagery of Margaret Cavendish's utopian fantasy novel A Description Of A ...More

Jerwood Makers Open 2014
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2014 

Jerwood Space 7 minutes walk from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library

Contemporary commissions by five makers and designers....More

Chocolate And Wine Masterclass
Exhibitions | Until 31st July 2014 

Vinopolis 7 minutes walk from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library

Learn how to match your favourite chocolate with an equally tasty tipple!...More

A Bright Room Called Day
Theatre | Until 16th August 2014 

Southwark Playhouse 7 minutes walk from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library

Pulitzer-prize winning playwright Tony Kushner's celebrated play examines the darkest reaches of the human heart....More

In Lambeth
Theatre | Until 2nd August 2014 

Southwark Playhouse 7 minutes walk from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library

Spellbound Productions presents Jack Shepherd's drama, set against the background of the French and American Revolutions, which imagines a meeting ...More

Pacific Overtures
Theatre | Until 2nd August 2014 

The Union Theatre 8 minutes walk from Southwark Local Studies Library / John Harvard Library

Pulling on Japanese art forms such as Kabuki and Butoh, Pacific Overtures is an epic musical tale of how the ...More

 
 
 
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