Visitor Info | Institut français du Royaume-Uni

Visitor Info

Opening Times & Maps

Please note that during the summer, the Institut français (including Ciné Lumière, La Médiathèque, Bibliothèque Quentin Blake and Café Aubaine) will be closing on Thursday 27 July in the evening.

– Ciné Lumière and Café Aubaine will reopen on Friday 25 August at 10am.
– La Médiathèque and Bibliothèque Quentin Blake will reopen on Tuesday 29 August at noon (and 1pm for Bibliothèque Quentin Blake)

The Language Centre will remain open most of the summer but will be closed from Saturday 26 August at 4.30pm to Monday 4 September at 9am.

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

The lift is currently out of order. Apologies for the inconvenience

Access to the ground floor foyer/reception/restaurant is by ramp. The first floor (library and cinema) is accessible by lift.
We are equipped with audio induction loop systems (hearing loops) for the hard of hearing.

Call our box office to discuss your needs: 020 7871 3515