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

  • Hammersmith Library
  • Bennett Window, painted glass from Strawberry Hill
  • Bacon
  • Hammersmith Borough Coat of Arms
  • Colet Window

Hammersmith Library

Henry T Hare

place
Shepherds Bush Road, W6 7AT
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Toilets, Disabled access

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Hammersmith
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Bus routes: 72, 220, 283, 295
Fine Carnegie-funded Edwardian library (1905). First floor Ionic colonnade flanked by end pavilions, large Baroque doorway, and glazed barrel-vaults. 16/17C stained and painted Dutch glass and statues of Shakespeare and Milton on exterior.

Events

Saturday 4th September
Self-guided tour of Hammersmith Library's stained & painted glass, statues and panels.
schedule Time: 10am to 4pm
group Capacity: 40
Queuing may be required if capacity of library (under Covid-19 rules) is reached. One room and the staircase itself do not have disabled access
Visitors can arrive at any time during the opening hours.
There may be queues at busy times.

Design

Original design
Henry T Hare, 1905
Type
Library
Period
Edwardian