Africa Centre

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The Africa Centre 38 King Street Covent Garden
Greater London

  • Phone: 020 7836 1973

The Africa Centre aims to promote positive awareness about Africa, and to help to empower the African diaspora in the UK, and to support Africa's development aspirations. Over the years leading African artists, writers, politicians and musicians have met in the Africa Centre, been a source of inspiration to one another, and shared their visions of Africa with British people.

Further information

Opening Hours:

Library: open to the public Mon - Fri 10.00 - 5.30pm

Upcoming events:

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Facilities and services


  • Education facilities available
  • Facilities for private functions and events
  • Library with public access

Facilities information:

Library: Unfortunately limited disabled access - sorry. Redevelopment plans include full access.

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