Lambeth Archives

Lambeth Archives is the record office and local studies library for the London borough of Lambeth. We hold the historic records of Lambeth council, the deposited records of many local organisations and a local studies and museum collection.

Planning your visit and Booking an Appointment

Planning Your Visit and Booking an Appointment

Please note, Lambeth Archives is currently open to the public by appointment only. Please contact us to do this. Make a booking


Lambeth Archives,
Minet Library  
52 Knatchbull Road
London SE5 9QY

0207926 6076

How to get there

Tube: Brixton
Train: Loughborough Junction
Buses to Brixton Road or Camberwell New Road

Opening times

  • Monday 1pm to 8pm
  • Tuesday 10am to 6pm
  • Wednesday Closed
  • Thursday 10am to 6.00pm
  • Friday 10am to 3pm
  • Saturday (alternate) 9am to 1pm, 2pm – 5pm
  • Sunday Closed


  • wheelchair access to the library
  • a disabled access toilet