Lewisham Council - Local history and heritage

Local history and heritage

The Local History and Archives Centre holds historic materials for the borough and is situated in Lewisham Library.​​​

WW1 Centenary

​Find out more about the borough and World War One and things taking place locally to mark its centenary.

The borough in pictures

The history of the borough told through its photographs, pictures, posters, prints and maps from our collections.


Local History and Archives Centre
Local History And Archives Centre
Lewisham Library
199 201 Lewisham High Street
Se13 6lg
020 8314 8501



Lewisham @ 50 Exhibition Free

Grove Park community library service 
30 January - 11 February 9am to 5pm

Celebrate 50 years of the London Borough of Lewisham with a new exhibition revealing highlights from the archives.

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