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Southbank Centre Archive

Southbank Centre / Archive Studio

Our archive holds 1.4 kilometres of memories about performances, exhibitions and events

From board papers to ballet shoes and everything in between – our archive collections are the raw material of our history.
 

Contact us

We offer access to our archive materials for whoever wants to view them or help us to develop our collection.

We’re open by appointment on Wednesdays or Fridays. 

To book a visit, or to ask us anything, please get in touch using our contact form.

Donate a Memory

We’re always looking to grow our collection of community memories and better understand how people use the site. Just fill in this form to tell us your story.

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