The Library is open from 10am to 5pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays and from 10am to 7.30pm on Thursdays. Please note that the Library is closed on Mondays.
The Library will close at 2.30pm on Tuesday 4 June. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.
A short statement on the books stolen from the Library in 1974 and which have recently been returned.
Lambeth Palace Library has a new blog entitled A Monument of Fame.
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Founded in 1610, the Library is one of England's oldest public libraries, and has had a rich and varied history.
In celebration of Holy Week and Easter our final featured image is a depiction of the Crucifixion from The Lambeth Apocalypse, or Book of Revelation (LPL MS 209).
The Church of England Record Centre is a further archives and records repository of central church bodies alongside Lambeth Palace Library.
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