Special Opening Hours
Additional Reopening Information
We are not currently holding public or private events.
For more information about how your visit will be affected after reopening from lockdown, and our health and safety measures to be aware of, visit our Reopening page.
For more information about how the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic is affecting our online service, visit our Foyles and Covid-19 page.
About This Bookstore
Nearest Underground stations: Embankment or Waterloo
From Embankment, exit the station and cross the river via the Golden Jubilee Bridge.
From Waterloo, exit the station and follow the signs to the Royal Festival Hall
The Grade 1-listed Royal Festival Hall is home to our light-filled, airy bookshop situated on the riverfront of London’s South Bank. Our selection of over 40,000 books is within easy walk of Embankment, Charing Cross and Waterloo train stations.
Our team of friendly booksellers are always available to help you find the perfect book.
We have recently expanded our range of film, music, poetry and plays to cater to the lover of art and entertainment.
Our large children's department offers a lovely open seating area, where children can play, or sit and select books with their parents.