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Daytime Events

Single daytime events                                        £17.50

Gala Evening Events

  • Party In The Square                                    £45
  • Tom Stoppard in Conversation                    £45
  • Craig Brown: An A-Z of humour                    £30
    and special guest Dillie Keane

Day & Weekend Passes

Why not make a day of it and take advantage of the great savings offered with a day or weekend pass?

One Day Pass

Access to all daytime events on the day of your choice, including a tour of The London Library*

  • Friday 6th or Saturday 7th May                    £70
  • Sunday 8th May                                          £55

Two Day Pass

Access to all daytime events on both days, including a tour of The London Library*

  • Friday 6th & Saturday 7th May                    £135                  
  • Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th May                  £120

Three Day Pass

Access to all daytime events on all three days, including a tour of The London Library* 

  • Friday 6th, Saturday 7th                             £185
  • & Sunday 8th May         

 *Day & Weekend passes are not valid for the evening Gala events. 

  Places on tours of The London Library are limited and subject to availability

Tours of The London Library        





You can book tickets for any Words In The Square event through our online booking service at:


Advance booking for all tickets is recommended
Tickets are subject to booking fees


In Person

A limited number of tickets will be available to London Library members at the Library's Reception, 14 St. James's Square, subject to availability (no booking fee applies to tickets purchased in person)

Terms and Conditions

  • Ticket prices include VAT.
  • Tickets are non-refundable unless an event is cancelled. In this case, refunds will be limited to the face value of your ticket for individual events or a proportion of your single or multi-day pass.
  • Seating is unreserved.
  • Latecomers may not be admitted.
  • All programme details correct at the time of publication. The London Library reserves the right to update the programme and/or speakers.
  • The organiser reserves the right to refuse admission. 

    Click here for full terms and conditions.


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