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Idea Store Canary Wharf

Spring Bank Holiday Opening Hours

All Idea Stores and Libraries in Tower Hamlets will be closed on Monday 27 May.

Normal opening hours will resume from Tuesday 28 May.

Opening hours

Normal opening hours in operation.

Standard opening hours
Monday9am – 9pm
Tuesday9am – 9pm
Wednesday9am – 9pm
Thursday9am – 9pm
Friday9am – 6pm
Saturday9am – 5pm
Sunday11am – 3pm
member of staff reading children's book

Children's Events and Activities

Story Time

Rhymes, stories and fun for babies and children up to 5 years old, plus time to choose your favourite books! Story Time takes place at all Idea Stores and Libraries

Monday to Saturday, 10.30 - 11am

Art Club

This weekly themed art club lets your creative side come alive!

Using paints, glue, glitter and lots of other items you can create something beautiful. Maybe a celebration card or a painting of winter or spring or just something crazy that you just want others to see!

Saturdays 3pm

Adult Events and Activities

Book Group

Discuss books with fellow readers at our informal, free monthly meetings. Discover what we're reading this month.

If you would like to join the group above please email

Third Thursday of the Month, 6.30pm

How to find us

Churchill PlaceGreater LondonLondonE14 5RB

Churchill Place is the new mall to the east of the estate, at the foot of the Barclays tower. Follow the signs from inside the main mall outside Waitrose, or use the lift opposite the Barclays tower.

Disabled access

Idea Store Canary Wharf is fully accessible