Deptford Lounge

Deptford Lounge includes a public library, computer labs, study areas, a café and space hire - including a rehearsal suite with a sprung floor and a roof-top ball court.

The Albany manages the facilities on behalf of Lewisham Council.

The Albany programmes a range of creative events there from exhibitions to family activity days, film screenings to immersive theatre shows. With a focus on community and local enterprise through learning and participation, this unique partnership places performance and creativity in the heart of the space.

To view the full range of events at Deptford Lounge, including library activities, use this link to visit the Deptford Lounge website.


Top image shows Deptford Lounge from Giffin Square.

How to get here


Deptford Lounge is a 150m from the Albany: 9 Giffin St, London SE8 4RJ

Public Transport

We are 150m from step-free Deptford Station (Rail) and 650m from New Cross Station (Rail and Overground). With multiple bus routes and a near-by DLR link, Deptford Lounge is an easy commute from anywhere in London.

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All spaces on each level are fully accessible for wheelchair users with accessible toilets and shower facilities also available.

Deptford Lounge has been purpose built to cater for all members of the community irrespective of age, ability or access needs. All services offered at the complex have been designed with accessibility in mind. Read more about accessibility at Deptford Lounge.

Take a Google 360 tour of the Deptford Lounge at this link.

Opening Times

Monday to Friday: 9am to 7pm
Saturday: 9am to 5pm
We are open in the evenings in line with shows and events.