Borough
Architectural period
Architectural type
Facility

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

  • Pillars
  • Chats Palace external view from Brooksby's Walk
  • Illustration
  • Blue Room (1st floor)
  • Blue Room edit 2 (1st floor)
  • Dance Studio (1st floor)
  • Lobby
  • Building View 1980 B&W

Chats Palace

Sir Thomas Edwin Cooper

place
42-44 Brooksbys Walk, Hackney, E9 6DF
info_outline
Refreshments, Toilets, Disabled access

Travel Information

train
Nearest train: Homerton
directions_bus
Bus routes: 308, 242, 276, 236, W15, 394, 488
Homerton Library (Chats Palace) is one of the UK's 660 Carnegie libraries. Designed for “betterment of the people of the East End" its glass roof, leaded lights, marble floor and pillared frontage testify to the architect's eye for detail.

Events

Saturday 4th September
Building View
schedule Time: 10am to 4pm
group Capacity: 30
Visitors can arrive at any time during the opening hours.
There may be queues at busy times.
Sunday 5th September
Building View
schedule Time: 10am to 4pm
group Capacity: 30
Visitors can arrive at any time during the opening hours.
There may be queues at busy times.

Design

Original design
Sir Thomas Edwin Cooper , 1913
Type
Community/cultural, Gallery, Recreational, Theatre, Education, Entertainment, Concert/performance space
Period
Edwardian, Historical/contemporary