Find a library

Kingswood Library

All Southwark libraries will be closed for the bank holiday on Monday 26 August 2019
Take part in the Summer Reading Challenge at all Southwark Libraries from 13 July to 1 September 2019
The Castle of Fun festival will take place at Kingswood House from 11 to 18 May 2019. Drop in and enjoy events for the whole family.


Kingswood Library
Kingswood Library

Kingswood House
Seeley Drive
SE21 8QR

How to get there

Bus: 3, 450 
Train: Sydenham Hill

View library on map

Opening times

  • Monday 10am to 2pm
  • Tuesday 2pm to 6pm
  • Wednesday closed
  • Thursday 10am to 2pm
  • Friday 2pm to 6pm
  • Saturday 1pm to 5pm
  • Sunday closed  

Children: weekly and monthly activities

  • Baby and toddler sessions - every Monday, 10.30am to 11.30am  (no sessions during summer break) (ages 0 to 4)
  • Bookstart sessions at Kingswood House - every Tuesday, 10am to 11.30am, term time only (ages 0 to 4)
  • Stories and Crafts - every Friday, 4pm to 5pm, term time only (ages 6 and over)

Adults: weekly and monthly activities

 What else is on offer

Kingswood library is part of an historic building that's regularly used as a location for TV and film shoots. Find out more about Kingswood House.


  • wheelchair access to the adult lending, reference and children's areas
  • a disabled toilet is available
  • dedicated disabled parking
  • computers offer Dolphin Supernova software (allows screen magnification and audio assistance for visually impaired)

Page last updated: 20 August 2019