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Reading room of the British Architectural Library
Visit the LibraryEntry to one of the world's greatest architectural collections is free and open to all.

Image: Reading Room, British Architectural Library, RIBA


Everyone is welcome to visit the British Architectural Library and its collections located at the RIBA's headquarters (66 Portland Place) and at the Victoria and Albert Museum. Both sites are accessible to people with disabilities and have a range of facilities for all visitors, including wi-fi access and lockers.

Visitor notice: Until spring 2014, there will be reduced access to parts of the collections at 66 Portland Place. The Drawings and Archives Collections and Study Rooms at the V&A will reopen 25 March 2014 with reduced access.

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