This Grade II listed building was opened in 1965 as Hampstead Art Center but when it came under the possession of Local council, in 1967, the venue was renamed as Camden Arts Centre. Besides showcasing art work, the management was also responsible for running various courses for artists and exhibitions were also started under the supervision of Arkwright Arts Trust. In 2004, £4.2 million was invested in the venue to renovate it and then it was reopened as the Art Council of London.
Things to do at Camden Arts Centre:
- Exhibitions are organized.
- Arts related projects are made for competitions.
- Architectural projects are made which are based on residency.
- Arts events are scheduled.
- Courses for adults and children are organized at the center.
- Café is also available within the center.
- A shop is present in the venue where Camden Publications are sold between reasonable price ranges.
- A bookshop containing massive collections of art books are also available.
Tickets and entry:
Entry in Camden Arts Centre is entirely free.
Except Monday, the center is open six days a week. On Wednesday you can plan a visit between 10.00 am and 9.00 pm, while on the other days of the week, the center operates from 10:00 am till 6:00 pm.
In case of any queries you can make a call on the number given below during operational hours of the center.
Contact: +44 20 7472 5500
Arkwright Road, London, Greater London NW3 6DG, United Kingdom.
How to Reach Camden Arts Centre:
Finchley Road & Frognal over ground station is approximately 420 feet away from the art center and by walk it will take hardly 2 minutes to reach your destination. After taking an exit from the station, head northwest on Finchley Rd/A41, which will take you towards Arkwright Rd. Cover 246 feet distance and then turn right onto Arkwright Rd where the center is located. You can check the pedestrian route from this link.
Finchley Road & Frognal (Stop FD) is 446 feet away from Camden Arts Centre. You will have to follow the same route as mentioned above; head northwest on Finchley Rd/A41 towards Arkwright Rd and then turn right onto Arkwright Rd. The route numbers that make a stop at Finchley Road & Frognal (Stop FD) are 13, 82, 113 and N13. You can view the exact route by clicking here!