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The facade of the South London Gallery



















Admission to the South London Gallery is FREE

South London Gallery
65-67 Peckham Road
London SE5 8UH

T +44 (0) 20 7703 6120
F +44 (0) 20 7252 4730

The Habit at the SLG: +44 (0) 20 7252 7649

For general information and enquiries contact: mail@southlondongallery.org


Tuesday – Sunday, 11am-6pm
Late opening Wednesdays, 11am-9pm
Last Friday of the month, 11am-9pm

Please note that whilst individual galleries are closed in-between exhibitions the bookshop and café are open as usual. You can check exhibition opening dates on our What’s On page.

Bank Holiday weekends the gallery, café and bookshop are open as usual.

Orozco Garden opening hours:
Sat – Sun, 11am-6pm

Office hours:
Monday – Friday, 10am-6pm

Café opening hours:
Monday Closed
Tue – Fri 8.30am – 6pm
Wed 8.30am – 9pm
Sat & Sun 9am – 6pm
The Habit espresso bar is open Sat – Mon, 8.30am-1pm.

Follow The Habit on Twitter and Instagram @thehabitlondon

Christmas Opening Hours

Fri 22 Dec: 11am – 6pm
Sat 23 Dec: 11am-4pm
Sun 24 Dec – Tues 26 Dec: closed
Wed 27 Dec – Sat 30 Dec: 11am-6pm
Sun 31 Dec: 11am-4pm
Mon 1 Jan: closed
Tues 2 Jan: 11am-6pm

Cafe Christmas opening hours:

Fri 22 Dec: 11am – 6pm
Sat 23 Dec: 11am-4pm
Sun 24 Dec – Tues 26 Dec: closed
Wed 27 Dec – Sun 31 Dec: 10am-3pm
Mon 1 Jan: closed
Tue 2 Jan: 8.30am-6pm

In December the SLG shop will be open from 11am-6pm on Mondays 4th, 11th and 19th .


By Overground
The nearest overground station to the South London Gallery is Peckham Rye (14 minute walk from the gallery)
The nearest station with step-free access is Denmark Hill. It is a 17 minute walk from the gallery or you can take the 40 bus from outside the station to Camberwell Green stop and then take the 36, 171 or 436 from Camberwell Church St/Camberwell Green stop to Peckham Road/Southampton Way stop.

By Underground
The nearest underground stations are:
Oval (Northern Line, approx 1.6 miles) then take bus 36 or 436
Vauxhall (Victoria Line, approx 2.6 miles) then take bus 36 or 436 from bus stop C
Elephant & Castle (Northern Line, approx 2.2 miles) then bus 12 or 171 from bus stop D or R; or 343 from bus stop G or R
Alight at ‘Peckham Road/Southampton Way’

By Bus
The following buses stop at the South London Gallery:
Routes 12, 36, 171, 343, 345 and 436
Alight at ‘Peckham Road/Southampton Way’

By Train
The nearest mainline train station to the South London Gallery is Peckham Rye (14 minute walk from the gallery)

By Car
There are no parking facilities at the South London Gallery, there is pay and display parking on the surrounding streets including Shenley Road, Crofton Road and Bushey Hill Road.
There is a parking bay directly in front of the gallery with parking for blue badge holders for up to three hours between 10am and 1pm. Unfortunately this cannot be reserved.
Use Southwark Council’s interactive parking map to see parking near to the gallery.


If you need assistance with your visit please contact the gallery in advance on 020 7703 6120 or email your query to mail@southlondongallery.org


Image: The South London Gallery, photo: Andy Stagg