Borough
Architectural period
Architectural type
Facility

We will be launching the 2021 programme at 12pm on 11 August 2021

  • External shot of the library
  • Exterior
  • Interior
  • Interior
  • Auditorium

Canada Water Library

CZWG Architects

place
21 Surrey Quays Road, SE16 7AR
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Toilets

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Canada Water
train
Nearest train: Canada Water
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Bus routes: 1, 47, 188, 199, 225, 381, P12
A civic centrepiece for the regeneration of the area around Canada Water. Its inverted pyramid form is an innovative response to providing an efficient single large library floor on a smaller footprint site.

Events

Saturday 4th September
Explore the library
schedule Time: 10am to 5pm
group Capacity: 12
Library staff led tours of the roof space, theatre and meeting rooms
schedule Time: 10am to 3pm
group Capacity: 8
No tours at 12pm or 1 pm

Design

Original design
CZWG Architects, 2011
Type
Library
Period
Contemporary