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Welcome to the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library



Our welcoming cafe is open daily and is at the heart of all activities at Cecil Sharp House. With comfortable seats for relaxing and large tables for dining or working lunches, it's a perfect space to meet friends or colleagues. Adjacent to Trefusis and Storrow Halls, the cafe also offers convenient access to the bar.

The outstanding food, freshly prepared on-site each day, will enhance any event booked at Cecil Sharp House. Pink Food, our catering partners, can prepare any number of options for your event or hire. From full breakfasts to drinks receptions, Pink Food can offer a full range of dining choices to suit all appetites and budgets.

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Find out more about catering at Cecil Sharp House




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Cecil Sharp House – home to the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library (VWML) and the English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) is positioned in the heart of London. Discover the best way to reach us.


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