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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.
 


Contact

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

Email:

Events

Crossness Engines Trust Open Day

Crossness Engines Trust 
2 April 10.30AM to 4pm

An opportunity to visit the site and see Prince Consort, one of the four massive engines in steam.

Reviving Ladywell Playtower

Good Hope Café 
8 April 11am to 2pm

Find out more about plans to revive Ladywell Playtower and wider plans for Ladywell.

Reviving Ladywell Playtower

Good Hope Café 
12 April 6pm to 9pm

Find out more about plans to revive Ladywell Playtower and wider plans for Ladywell.

Cityread - Walk like an Elizabethan Free

Pepys Community Library 
27 April 6.30PM to 9pm

Meet at Pepys Community Library for a historical walk along the banks of the Thames to discover Lewisham's Elizabethan past.

Deptford Creek Low Tide Walk - Guided adventure walk for all ages

Creekside Discovery Centre 
29 April 10.30AM to 12.30PM

Wade in a wild river and experience a different perspective of London history and urban wildlife.

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