Amnesty Bookshop Hammersmith

Reopening news

We are delighted to announce the reopening of our Amnesty bookshop in Hammersmith. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Our planned opening hours are:

Monday:         11:00 - 17:00  (no donations accepted)

Tuesday:        11:00 - 17:00  (no donations accepted)

Wednesday:   11:00 - 17:00  

Thursday:       11:00 - 17:00

Friday:            11:00 - 17:00

Saturday:        11:00 - 17:00

Sunday:               Closed

Due to space restrictions, we can only accept donations Wednesdays to Saturdays.

If you have a donation of 100+ books, or 5+ boxes / large shopping bags, please either call, or email, the shop: 0208 222 8158 / before travelling, to check that we have enough space to accept it and to arrange a time.

Please, do not leave donations outside the shop.

For everyone’s safety, all donations will be quarantined for 48 hours.  

In order to enable social distancing there will be a maximum of 2 customers in the shop at any time and a requirement to Sanitise your hands and wear a face covering.

Thanks for your support and see you soon!

About Books for Amnesty Hammersmith

Come along to browse and buy the best in second hand books. Our shelves include:

  • Literature & Classics
  • Rare & Interesting
  • Fiction, Crime, Sci-fi
  • Poetry, drama, Short stories
  • Graphic novels, comics
  • Young adults
  • Travel
  • Cookery, Gardening, Hobbies
  • Fiction Foreign language books
  • Biography
  • Philosophy, Religion
  • Politics, law
  • Children's books
  • Vinyl records, DVDs, CDs
  • Cards and Amnesty products

How to find us

Our Hammersmith bookshop has moved just a stone’s throw from its previous location.

175 King Street



W6 9JT

Get involved

Volunteer: Our shops are run mainly by volunteers so we’re always looking for more! If you’re interested in helping out and can spare four hours a week, please send an email to You can also download the role outline and application form below.

Donate: Got books you’re no longer reading? Don't put them in the attic, bring them down to the shop and donate to support human rights.

Contact us

If you want to get in touch about any of the above or have any other questions, we’d love to hear from you.

Email us:

Call us: 0208 222 8158