Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives covers the area of the present day London Borough of Tower Hamlets. The borough was created from the former Metropolitan Borough of Bethnal Green, Poplar and Stepney. If you are interested in the borough, tracing ancestry within the borough, school and college projects or just feeling nostalgic, they may be able to help you!
The library is located between the Queen Mary University campus and Mile End hospital. If approaching from Mile End Road, continue up Bancroft Road for one minute and they will be found on the right hand side.
The library is a 6 minute walk from Stepney Green station and 9 minutes from Mile End station.
Buses: The 25, 205, 277, 309, 323, 339, 425, D6 and D7 stop close by.