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Equinomics - Placing Equality at the Centre of our Post Virus Economy

An online keynote lecture from John McDonnell MP, Vice-President of the Marx Memorial Library. Register here

Historical Memory & the Fight Against Fascism

A panel discussion marking 75 years since victory over fascism organised jointly by the Marx Memorial Library and the Society for Cooperation in Russian and Soviet Studies. Register here

New online exhibition on JD Bernal

We will be adding to our new online display 'JD Bernal: Science, Peace & International Collaboration' during the course of April & May. Here, you'll find highlights from our newly catalogued Bernal archive collection.


In light of the current pandemic, MML is limiting its on-site services - full details here. With our doors closed to visitors, we are missing out on vital income streams. Donations are very welcome at this difficult time.

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20 March - Due to the coronavirus pandemic we will be closed to the public up to and including 1 May

We're open to the public from Monday-Thursday 12 noon-5pm.

Guided tours Tuesday and Thursday 11am.


Public Transport

 Underground Farringdon station on the Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.

Rail Farringdon Station - Thameslink services for connections to London Bridge, St Pancras, Brighton, East Croydon

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