Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives

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Admission Free
277 Bancroft Road
London E1 4DQ
Tel 020 7364 1290
Tue 10- 5 Wed 9-5 & Thurs 9-8pm
Sats 9-5pm (fortnightly)
Closed Monday, Friday & Sunday


The Library has books, pamphlets, cuttings, illustrations, maps, microforms & audio visual collections. Archives include local authority records, personal papers and records of local organisations. Free access to Ancestry. Copying facilities or day permits for own camera use. Newsletter available by e-mail. ID required for registration.

There are publications for sale and changing exhibitions. 2013