Visit us

The IHR and the Wohl Library are open:

  • Monday to Friday: 09:00 – 20:45
  • Saturday: 09:30 – 17:15

Christmas, Easter and Summer Opening Times:

  • Monday to Friday: 09:00 – 17:15
  • Saturday: closed
  • Christmas 2019-2020: Monday 16 December – Saturday 4 January (closed Saturday 21 December 2019 – Wednesday 1 January 2020 inclusive)
  • Easter 2020: Monday 30 March – Saturday 18 April (closed Thursday 9 – Tuesday 14 April inclusive)
  • Summer 2020: Saturday 18 July – Saturday 26 September

The IHR Café is open at the following times:

  • Term times: Monday to Friday 10:00 17:30
  • Vacation times: Monday to Friday 10:00 15.30

We close on UK public holidays and Saturdays of bank holiday weekends, Easter and between Christmas and New Year. We close for one day each November for the University of London’s Foundation Day.

If your journey to the IHR is extensive please do check in case of an unexpected closure.

Other Planned Closures, 2019-2020

  • University of London Foundation Day: 27 November 2019, opening times to be confirmed
  • Christmas 2019 – 2020: Saturday 21 December 2019 – Wednesday 1 January 2020 inclusive
  • Easter 2020: Thursday 9 – Tuesday 14 April inclusive
  • Early May bank holiday 2020: Friday 8 and Saturday 9 May
  • Spring bank holiday 2020: Saturday 23 and Monday 25 May
  • Summer bank holiday 2020: Monday 31 August