Special Opening Hours
Christmas Opening Hours
Opening hours as above, except:
Christmas Eve, Monday 24th December - 9am to 5pm
Christmas Day, Tuesday 25th December CLOSED
Boxing Day, Wednesday 26th December - 10am to 6pm
New Year's Eve, Monday 31st December - 10am to 4pm
New Year's Day, Tuesday 1st December: 10am to 6pm
About This Bookstore
Nearest Underground stations: Embankment or Waterloo
From Embankment, exit the station and cross the river via the Golden Jubilee Bridge.
From Waterloo, exit the station and follow the signs to the Royal Festival Hall
The Grade 1-listed Royal Festival Hall is home to our light-filled, airy bookshop situated on the riverfront of London’s South Bank. Our selection of over 40,000 books is within easy walk of Embankment, Charing Cross and Waterloo train stations.
Our team of friendly booksellers, headed by Andrea and Niall, are always available to help you find the perfect book.
We have recently expanded our range of film, music, poetry and plays to cater to the lover of art and entertainment.
Our large children's department offers a lovely open seating area, where children can play, or sit and select books with their parents.