Visitor Info


Summer closure

Ciné Lumière, La Médiathèque, Children’s Library & Le Bistrot will be closed from Thu 31 Jul evening to Fri 29 Aug morning.
The Language Centre will be closed from Sat 16 Aug evening to Mon 1 Sep morning.

Opening Times & Maps


How to Find Us

Tube: South Kensington Station: Circle, District & Piccadilly lines
Bus: 14, 414, 49, 70, 74, 345, 360, C1
TfL Journey Planner


Disabled Access

Improvements to the accessibility of the Institut français’ 17 Queensberry Place site are ongoing. Access to the ground floor foyer/reception/bistrot is by ramp; the library and cinema on the first floor can now be accessed by lift.
Ciné lumière has two wheelchair positions and a dedicated disabled toilet. We are also equipped with audio induction loop systems (hearing loops) for the hard of hearing.
Call our box office to discuss your needs: 020 7871 3515