Room for Children

Come and visit Room for Children, a unique Swedish library for the young. Children with their adults are welcome here to read books, play a game or do a puzzle together.

opening times & location

Daily: 11am – 6pm

National Poetry Library Reading Den – Level 5 Blue Side at Royal Festival Hall

age guidance & admission

For under-10s

Admission is free

Southbank Centre presents Room for Children as part of Nordic Matters. You can find children’s books from all of the Nordic countries represented, both in English and in their original languages, ready for you to discover the books best-loved by Nordic children. Room for Children is inspired by Rum för Barn in Kulturhuset Stadsteatern in Stockholm.

Room for Children is presented by the Swedish Institute, Kulturhuset Stadsteatern Stockholm and Embassy of Sweden in London.

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