12 Phillimore Walk, London, W8 7RX
Telephone: 020 7361 3010
Kensington Central Library houses our Local Studies and archives collection.
Regular opening hours
- Mondays: 10am to 6pm
- Tuesdays: 10am to 6pm
- Wednesdays: 10am to 6pm
- Thursdays: 10am to 6pm
- Fridays: 10am to 6pm
- Saturdays: 9.30am to 5pm
Events for adults
There are regular events for adults that happen every week or month in our libraries. We also hold a variety of special events for adults throughout the year.
Events for children and young people
- Reading group
- Book Break shared reading group
- eBooks, eMagazines, eNewspapers, eAudiobooks and eComics
- Online resources
- CD collection for the borough
- Business Information Point
- Blood pressure machine
We keep our CD collection at Kensington Central Library. You can reserve CDs online and collect them at your local library free of charge.
CDs in Westminster are located at Charing Cross Library, and in Hammersmith and Fulham they are located at Fulham Library. Kensington and Chelsea library members can reserve CDs online free of charge.
If you want to borrow a CD immediately, visit Kensington Central Library, Charing Cross Library or Fulham Library in person.