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Paddington Library

Service/Activity is free
Suitable for children and young people with SEND
Suitable for an individual with hearing impairment
Suitable for an individual with vision impairment

This is a large and busy community and children's library with a business information point. The adult library and children's library are in two separate buildings.

Children's library address: Westbourne Park Baptist Church, Westbourne Park Villas, W2 5EA

Paddington Library has 5 study spaces available. Each space can only be used for a maximum of 2 hours per day and cannot be booked in advance. Please speak to library staff for more information. 

Who to contact

 0207 6416 200
Paddington Library

Where to go

City Of Westminster, Paddington Library
Porchester Road
W2 5DU

By train

Nearest railway station: Paddington Station

By underground

Nearest tube station: Royal Oak (Circle and Hammersmith & City lines) Bayswater (Circle and District lines), Queensway (Central line), Paddington (Bakerloo, Circle and District, Hammersmith & City lines)

By bus

Buses: 18, 27,36

Plan your journey by using the TfL journey planner.

Time / Date Details

When is it on
The Children's Library is open Monday - Friday 10.30am - 5.30pm and 10.30am - 5pm on Saturday
Time of day

Other Details


Age Ranges
0 - 25
Last Updated 29/06/2022

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