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Opening and closing times for Barbican Library

Today (Monday) Barbican Library closes at 17.30

Monday:
9.30
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17.30
Tuesday:
9.30
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19.30
Wednesday:
9.30
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17.30
Thursday:
9.30
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19.30
Friday:
9.30
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14.00
Saturday:
9.30
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16.00
Sunday:
Closed

Map for Barbican Library

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Underground Stations

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Barbican Tube Station
3 minutes walk
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Moorgate Tube Station
4 minutes walk
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Railway Stations

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Hoxton Overground Station
22 minutes walk
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Car Parks

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Barbican Centre 22 Legion
0 minutes walk
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Barbican Centre 33 Legion
0 minutes walk

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Near Barbican Library
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Citadines London Barbican Apart-Hotel

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7-21 Goswell Road, London, EC1M 7AH 4 minutes away from Barbican Library

Just North of the city, these well-appointed family apartments offer an idyllic little spot for parents with children. At the weekend, the city is a wonderfully ...More

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Malmaison London

from 91 24% off
18-21 Charterhouse Square, London, EC1M 6AH 5 minutes away from Barbican Library

Malmaison London has been stunningly converted into the finest boutique hotel in London. Right on the edge of trendy Clerkenwell and within the sound of bow ...More

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Apex London Wall Hotel

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7-9 Copthall Avenue, London, EC2R 7NJ 7 minutes away from Barbican Library

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Alternative Libraries nearest Barbican Library

Nearest to Barbican Library
St Bride Library London
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St Bride Library

Bride Lane, Fleet Street, City, EC4Y 8EE 12 minutes away from Barbican Library

This specialist library off Fleet Street houses 50,000 books and 3,500 periodicals, catalogues and directories on printing. From techniques to type faces, graphic design to typography, ...More

The Women's Library London
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The Women's Library

25 Old Castle Street, Spitalfields, E1 7NT 17 minutes away from Barbican Library

The Women's Library was established in 1926, as the Library of the London Society for Women's Service, the successor of the London women's suffrage organisation led ...More

Pancras Square Library London
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Pancras Square Library

5 Pancras Square, Bloomsbury, N1C 4AG 35 minutes away from Barbican Library

In July 2014 St Pancras Library closed in its former location, Argyle Street, and relocated to shiny new premises at 5 Pancras Square, a new-build 14-storey ...More

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Events near Barbican Library

Near Barbican Library
Henry IV (Part II) London
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Henry IV (Part II)

Dates: 14th December 2015 to 23rd January 2016
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS Same location as Barbican Library

Antony Sher plays the infamous comic knight Falstaff in Shakespeare's history play Henry IV Parts I and II, directed at the Barbican by Royal Shakespeare ...More

Henry IV (Part I) London
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Henry IV (Part I)

Dates: 7th November 2015 to 24th January 2016
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS Same location as Barbican Library

The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Henry VI, Shakespeare's enduring historical drama, comes to the Barbican this November once again as part of the King and ...More

Stags London

Stags

Today Only
Dates: Monday 3rd August 2015 - 8pm-12midnight
The Old Blue Last, 38 Great Eastern Street, London, EC2A 3ES 13 minutes away from Barbican Library

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Entertainment near Barbican Library

Near Barbican Library
Barbican Theatre London
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Barbican Theatre

Silk Street, City, EC2Y 8DS Same location as Barbican Library

The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ...More

Barbican Centre London
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Barbican Centre

Silk Street, City, EC2Y 8DS Same location as Barbican Library

Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or ...More

Barbican The Pit London
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Barbican The Pit

Silk Street, City, EC2Y 8DS Same location as Barbican Library

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Sights and Attractions near Barbican Library

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Barbican Library
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Barbican - Curve Gallery

Ground Level, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, EC2Y 8DS Same location as Barbican Library

Part of the Barbican Centre for arts and conferences the Curve Gallery, situated on the ground floor, has changing exhibitions of photography, art and design. ...More

Barbican Centre London
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Barbican Centre

Silk Street, City, EC2Y 8DS Same location as Barbican Library

Huge, multifaceted arts and entertainment centre. Described by the Queen as “one of the wonders of the modern world”, this multifaceted performance and arts venue forms one ...More

Barbican Art Gallery London
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Barbican Art Gallery

Silk Street, City, EC2 8DS Same location as Barbican Library

The Barbican is renowned as one of London's top venues for theatre, art and dance. At the Barbican Art Gallery on level 3 you get ...More

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Shopping near Barbican Library

The best shops and markets near Barbican Library
Barbican Chimes Music Shop London
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Barbican Chimes Music Shop

Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, EC2Y 8DD 1 minutes away from Barbican Library

Tucked away near the Barbican multi-arts centre and the world-renowned Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Chimes Music is in illustrious company. Since opening in 1983 ...More

Flittner London
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Flittner

86 Moorgate, City, EC2M 6SE 6 minutes away from Barbican Library

An old-fashioned barber’s patronised by city gentlemen and established in 1904. As well as a shampoo and cut you can also have the traditional hot towel ...More

Ted Baker & Friends London
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Ted Baker & Friends

120 Cheapside, City, EC2V 7JB 7 minutes away from Barbican Library

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Restaurants near Barbican Library

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Searcy's Bar and Restaurant London
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Searcy's Bar and Restaurant

The Barbican Centre, Level 2, City, EC2Y 8DS Same location as Barbican Library

Modern European cuisine. Booking advised. Dress smart casual. ...More

Bonfire London
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Bonfire

1st floor Barbican Centre, City, EC2Y 8DS Same location as Barbican Library

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Wood Street Bar and Restaurant London
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Wood Street Bar and Restaurant

53 Fore Street, City, EC2Y8AX 2 minutes away from Barbican Library

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Education near Barbican Library

Near Barbican Library
City Journalism London
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City Journalism

106 Bunhill Row, City, EC1Y 8YY 6 minutes away from Barbican Library

City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ...More

LSO St Luke's London
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LSO St Luke's

161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, EC1V 9NG 7 minutes away from Barbican Library

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Workers' Educational Association London
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Workers' Educational Association

4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, EC2A 4XW 12 minutes away from Barbican Library

National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes....More

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Leisure near Barbican Library

Barbican Library gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Postman's Park London
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Postman's Park

King Edward Street, City, EC4M 7DQ 5 minutes away from Barbican Library

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Urban Golf London
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Urban Golf

12 Smithfield Street, City, EC1A 9LA 8 minutes away from Barbican Library

OK, so you may not be able to soak up the rays on this indoor course but it’s a brilliant idea that has been stylishly executed. ...More

London Dance Academy London
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London Dance Academy

The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, EC1V 8AB 8 minutes away from Barbican Library

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Pubs near Barbican Library

The best pubs near London Barbican Library.
The Old Red Cow London
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The Old Red Cow

71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, EC1A 9EJ 5 minutes away from Barbican Library

One of the oldest pubs in Smithfield, The Old Red Cow has stood on this spot on Long Lane since the year dot. Steeped in history, ...More

Fox & Anchor London
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Fox & Anchor

115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M 6AA 6 minutes away from Barbican Library

This renovated traditional pub in the heart of Clerkenwell has been serving the traders of nearby Smithfields Market for years. Under the Malmaison umbrella - the ...More

The Hat & Feathers London
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The Hat & Feathers

2 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, EC1M 5PQ 7 minutes away from Barbican Library

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Nightlife near Barbican Library

Barbican Library clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Artillery Arms London
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Artillery Arms

102 Bunhill Row, City, EC1Y 8ND 6 minutes away from Barbican Library

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The Longroom

18-20 St. John Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M 4AY 6 minutes away from Barbican Library

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Vinoteca London
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Vinoteca

7 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, EC1M 4AA 7 minutes away from Barbican Library

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Meeting venue hire near Barbican Library

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Barbican Library.
Barbican Conference Centre London
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Barbican Conference Centre

Silk Street, City, EC2Y 8DS Same location as Barbican Library

The Barbican Centre is the jewel in London's artistic crown, with its theatres, concert halls, art galleries and cinema providing a year-round programme of ...More

The Brewery London
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The Brewery

Chiswell Street, City, EC1Y 4SD 2 minutes away from Barbican Library

While the City of London is not short of modern, flexible event-spaces, not many can claim to be located in a Grade II listed building, or ...More

Brewers' Hall London
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Brewers' Hall

Aldermanbury Square, Moorgate, City, EC2V 7HR 4 minutes away from Barbican Library

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Exhibitions | Until 4th August 2015
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Museum of London  3 minutes walk from Barbican Library

Help create a large amphitheatre scene.... More

Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
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Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015
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Museum of London  3 minutes walk from Barbican Library

A new pavilion gallery has been built in the courtyard of the Museum of London to house the Cauldron designed ... More

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Tours | Until 4th August 2015
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Museum of London  3 minutes walk from Barbican Library

An interactive storytelling session.... More

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Exhibitions | Until 19th September 2015
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Bloomberg SPACE  6 minutes walk from Barbican Library

A video installation exploring and responding to the history and architecture of the City of London.... More

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Exhibitions | Next performance 3rd August 2015
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Bank of England Museum  8 minutes walk from Barbican Library

What's the colour of money? The Bank Of England Museum in the City turns its attention to another type of ... More

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Leisure | Until 17th August 2015
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St Paul's Cathedral  9 minutes walk from Barbican Library

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Voga at Coq d'Argent
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Sporting Events | Until 27th September 2015
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Coq d'Argent  9 minutes walk from Barbican Library

What better way to spend summer Sunday mornings than doing voga on the roof of the Coq d'Argent? Even better, ... More

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Clubbing and Nightlife | On 3rd August 2015
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XOYO  11 minutes walk from Barbican Library

House, bass, garage and hip hop across two floors.... More

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Exhibitions | Until 13th September 2015
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Bridewell Theatre  13 minutes walk from Barbican Library

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Summer Tales
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Foodie Events | Until 28th August 2015
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Red Market  13 minutes walk from Barbican Library

After helping Londoners through two bleak winters, the team behind Night Tales are back to party one again, this time ... More

 
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