Paddington Library  

 
 
ADDRESS
Porchester Road, Bayswater, London W2 5DU
 
 
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Mon, Thu-Fri: 9.30am-10pm; Tue: 9.30am-9pm; Wed: 10am-9pm; Sat: 9.30am-5pm; Sun: 11am-5pm
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Royal Oak Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Bayswater Underground Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Queen's Park Overground Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Queensway Masterpark
 
2 minutes walk
 
Arthur Court NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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La Suite West
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £86  40% off
41-51 Inverness Terrace, W2 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
Designed by renowned British designer Anouska Hempel, La Suite West is a minimalist boutique hotel found on the edge of Hyde Park. With black and white ... More
 
 
 
Blakemore Hyde Park Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  29% off
30 Leinster Gardens, W2 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
Refurbished in 2012, the Blakemore is a great option for business or leisure trips. It is in an ideal location near to fantastic shopping on ... More
 
 
 
The Caesar Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £21  32% off
26-33 Queens Gardens., W2 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
This designer hotel offers guests the ultimate in style and comfort. Bedrooms are beautifully decorated with modern furniture and bright fresh colours. Enjoy the tranquillity of ... More
 
 
 
 
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Pancras Square Library
London > Useful Numbers > Libraries
5 Pancras Square, Bloomsbury, London N1C | 3.2 miles from Paddington 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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St Bride Library
London > Useful Numbers > Libraries
Bride Lane, Fleet Street, City, London EC4Y | 3.6 miles from Paddington 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
 
 
 
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The Women's Library
London > Useful Numbers > Libraries
25 Old Castle Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 5 miles from Paddington 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
 
 
 
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London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 8th September to 15th October 2017 - Various Times
Paddington Library, Bridge House Pub, Delamere Terrace, W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
Comedy, Musical....More
 
 
 
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The River Girl
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd, 23rd, 29th and 30th Sep 2017 - 7.30pm-8.50pm
Paddington Library, Opp 35 Blomfield Road, W9 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
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The Hare And The Tortoise And Other Tales From Aesop
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 23rd Sep, 24th Sep, 30th Sep and 1st Oct 2017 - 2.30pm-3.40pm
Paddington Library, Opp 35 Blomfield Road, W9 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
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The Idler Academy
London > Entertainment >
81 Westbourne Park Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
If you like your coffee with a strong shot of philosophy, The Idler Academy is the place for you. This cafe-cum-centre of learning was set up ... More
 
 
 
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Puppet Theatre Barge
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Opp 35 Blomfield Road, W9 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
For a completely different kind of theatre experience, hop on board the Puppet Theatre Barge. Launched in 1982, this floating puppet theatre has 50 seats and ... More
 
 
 
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The Tabernacle Arts Centre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Powis Square, Notting Hill, London W11 | 11 minutes from Paddington Library
This refurbished Victorian church has been converted into a multi-functional venue for arts and exhibitions. Facilities include a dance studio, theatre-style performance space, soundproofed production studio ... More
 
 
 
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Paddington Central
London > Attractions >
Sheldon Square, Paddington, London W2 | 5 minutes from Paddington Library
A peaceful canal-side new development within walking distance of Paddington Station and Marble Arch, Paddington Central is an 11 acre site, home to big businesses - ... More
 
 
 
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Jason's Canal Boat Trip
London > Attractions > Boats
Jason's Wharf, Opposite 60 Blomfield Road, Little Venice, London W9 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
Jason's Trip takes passengers on a boat ride along the Regent's Canal, starting from Little Venice and heading all the way across North West London to ... More
 
 
 
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Art Work Space: The Hempel Hotel
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
31-35 Craven Hill Gardens, Paddington, London W2 | 8 minutes from Paddington Library
Art Work Space is an independent art gallery on the lower ground floor of The Hempel hotel, showcasing emerging artists working in a variety of media ... More
 
 
 
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The Porchester Spa
London > Shopping > Health and Beauty
The Porchester Centre, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from Paddington Library
Original Art Deco spa and treatment centre. A decidedly more relaxing London experience, Porchester Spa isn’t a homogenous treatment centre that could be located anywhere in the ... More
 
 
 
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Heal's, The Queens Building
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Westbourne Grove, Paddington, London W2 | 2 minutes from Paddington Library
Funny to think that Heal's a furniture brand that's synonymous with quality and cutting edge design, first started out as bed-makers in 1810. The respected brand ... More
 
 
 
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Gina Conway Aveda Lifestyle Salon
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
62 Westbourne Grove Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 4 minutes from Paddington Library
This excellent hair and beauty clinic on the Westbourne Grove Road offers the full range of cutting, styling and beauty treatments. Gina Conway is an American ... More
 
 
 
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Antony's
London > Restaurants > Eastern European restaurants
54 Porchester Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from Paddington Library
Polish cuisine. Booking advised on weekends. Occasional live entertainment. Separate room for parties. ... More
 
 
 
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The Bengal
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
62A Porchester Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from Paddington Library
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Italian Pizza Connection
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
94 Bishops Bridge Road, Paddington, London W2 | 2 minutes from Paddington Library
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 24 minutes from Paddington Library
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
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The LookOut, Hyde Park
London > Education > Other Attractions
Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 24 minutes from Paddington Library
Hidden in a copse of trees in Hyde Park, The LookOut is a tranquil haven in the heart of London. Home to the Isis Education Centre, ... More
 
 
 
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 28 minutes from Paddington Library
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
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All Star Lanes, Bayswater
London > Leisure > Activities
Whiteleys, 6 Porchester Gardens, Bayswater, Bayswater, London W2 | 5 minutes from Paddington Library
A Vogue shoot with hot model Daisy Lowe just goes to show the height of hip that All Star Lanes has reached. This fun bowling alley ... More
 
 
 
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Float
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
2A Bridstow Place, Notting Hill, London W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
As Londoners struggle to relax in this bustling behemoth of a city, people seem to keep on finding new, bizarre ways to chill out. Float offers ... More
 
 
 
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Space NK
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
127-131 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
This spacious Westbourne Grove branch of beauty emporium Space NK is one of only two London stores to offer treatments at the luxurious Spa.NK. The shop, ... More
 
 
 
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The Prince Bonaparte
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
80 Chepstow Road, Notting Hill, London W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
Situated in the heart of London's trendy Notting Hill area, The Prince Bonaparte gastropub offers a warm atmosphere that most other pubs simply cannot. The warmth ... More
 
 
 
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The Cow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
89 Westbourne Park Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
Sitting on top of a noisy, packed pub, this dining room serves excellent traditional British food at steep prices. The Cow is hugely popular with locals, ... More
 
 
 
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Idlewild
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Shirland Road, Maida Vale, London W9 | 9 minutes from Paddington Library
Glamourous gastropub with a cocktail bar upstairs, Idlewild in Maida Vale has something for everyone if you enjoy fine dining and casually chic surroundings. From the ... More
 
 
 
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Westbourne House
London > Nightlife > Bars
65 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 4 minutes from Paddington Library
Boasting an elegant design, this large venue is a popular place for perusing the long and imaginative cocktail list. Westbourne House is more of a bar ... More
 
 
 
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The Metropolitan
London > Nightlife > Gastropub
60 Great Western Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 11 minutes from Paddington Library
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Notting Hill Arts Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 12 minutes from Paddington Library
Pricey but always fun, this subterranean dive in the heart of trendy West London enjoys a steady crowd and on big nights it gets absolutely packed ... More
 
 
 
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Electric Cinema
London > Business > Venue Hire
191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 14 minutes from Paddington Library
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Kensington Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 17 minutes from Paddington Library
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1040 people.... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 21 minutes from Paddington Library
Kensington Conference and Events Centre, Just a two minutes walk from High Street Kensington Underground Station, Kensington Chelsea and Events Centre is a highly adaptable, purpose-designed ... More
 
 
 
 

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A World Inside a Book: Gruffalos, Dragons and Other Creatures
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Kids Events | Until 15th September 2018 

Discover Children's Story Centre 13 minutes walk from Paddington Library

Think there's no such thing as a Gruffalo? Well, there is at Discover where A World inside a Book: Gruffalos, ...More

 
Saturday Sessions
Concerts | On 23rd September 2017 

Theatre Royal Stratford East 15 minutes walk from Paddington Library

DJ Lok and guest DJs spin old skool reggae, Trojan, ska, rocksteady and roots rockers....More

Rachel Jones: The Black In Their Face
Exhibitions | Until 15th October 2017 

The Residence 15 minutes walk from Paddington Library

The artist's exhibition focuses on the sense of self in relation to the representation of blackness within the contemporary canon ...More

The Hartlepool Monkey (Over 10s)
Theatre | Until 30th September 2017 

Stratford Circus 16 minutes walk from Paddington Library

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