Gayton Library


Central Lending Library, Garden House, 5 St John's Road, Harrow, HA1 2EE
Tel: 0203 714 7731 / 7732
Open: Mon, Tue, Wed and Thu 9.30am-8pm; Fri 9.30am-5.30pm; Sat 9am-5pm; Sun 1pm-5pm​


  • Gayton LibraryBooks in: Chinese, Gujarati, Urdu, Bengali, Tamil and Polish
  • Free WiFi
  • A wide selection of fiction and non- fiction items
  • Large Print
  • Children’s Library
  • Music Cds
  • Dvds
  • Language courses
  • Self- service kiosks
  • Online Resources
  • Daily newspapers and a selection of magazines
  • Reading area
  • Free computer taster sessions
  • Free internet access for 2 hours a day (printing chargeable)
  • Free Rhyme-time sessions on Friday mornings – 10 am, 11am.
  • Story-times on Tuesdays at 2.15, Saturdays 11am
  • Craft and other activities during school holidays
  • Study desks on all floors


Meeting Room for Hire – maximum of 25 people ( hire charges apply)

Check full accessibility details on the DisabledGo websiteAccessibility

Ramp, lift to all floors, access to toilets –including disabled.  We do not have parking – pay and display parking nearby.
Check full accessibility details on the DisabledGo website.


10 minutes from Harrow Bus Station and Harrow on the Hill Station (Metropolitan Line)
20 minutes from Harrow and Wealdstone Station