Valuable resource of information concerning the history and culture of black people of African descent who, at one time or another, have been based in Britain. Facilities include various exhibitions on diverse aspects of black culture, a library that houses various publications and an archive with artefacts, documents and materials attesting to the black presence in Britain.
Prices and opening times
Normal opening hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10:00 - 18:00, Sunday-Monday closed
Late opening until 19:00 every second Thursday of the month
Reading room is open Wednesday-Friday 10:00 - 16:00pm, and 13:00 - 19:00 on late opening Thursdays (as above)
Open for library browsing (no archive access) Saturday 13:00 - 16:00
Please check the website for the latest visitor information and details on how to make further enquiries.
Venue Details & Map
Black Cultural Archives
1 Windrush SquareBrixtonLondonSW2 1EF
- Public transport:
- Tube: Brixton
- Payment Facilities
- Free entry