Carnegie Library is close to Denmark Hill and Herne Hill, and is a picturesque Grade II listed building.

All Lambeth Libraries and Better Leisure Centres are closed following government advice to close gyms, shops and other buildings due to coronavirus. Read our full statement on the closure.

  • Carnegie library now has a librarian on duty during the extended opening hours
  • Regular reading groups and children's storytimes sessions and more
  • The library will be closed between 1 and 2pm

Carnegie Library will continue to provide a wide range of books for adults, children and teens, DVDs, eBooks and digital magazines and have access to computers and Wi-Fi, study space, and scanning and printing facilities.

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192 Herne Hill Road
SE24 0AG

Opening times

Day Opening times
Monday 2pm to 7pm
Tuesday 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 7pm
Wednesday 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 6pm
Thursday 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 7pm
Friday 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 6pm
Saturday 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm
Sunday Closed
Bank Holidays Closed

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