Marx Memorial Library & Workers' School

Since our foundation in 1933 we've been at the heart of the British labour movement advancing education, knowledge and learning in all aspects of the science of Marxism, the history of socialism and the working class


About Us

Find out about our history and what we do


Our Collections

Browse our library and archive catalogues and discover more our core collections including our archives on the Spanish Civil War, the print unions and peace and solidarity campaigns


Education & Events

Take a look at our programme of forthcoming coming classes and events, and find out about our trade union, school, student and online education facilities


Marx House

Read about our building’s fascinating history, book a guided tour of Marx House and hire our hall for a lecture, meeting or event

 
 

Cultural Nights

The MML now organises cultural evenings featuring live music and comedy. We host a quarterly benefit gig to raise money and awareness about the library and our activities. Recently, we held a fundraising event in The Harrison pub on 7th Read More

Red Dagger Performance

Learn the bloodthirsty origins of the City of London's Coat of Arms at the MML. C Walsh will perform Heathcote Williams' epic poem 'The Red Dagger,' which details the Peasants' Revolt and the depredations of the City over the last Read More

Summer closure

The Marx Memorial Library will be closed 1 August - 1 September inclusive This means that the reading room will be closed to researchers and there will be no guided tours This will enable us to undertake project work and stocktaking Read More

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The Marx Memorial Library and Workers' School is an educational charity and relies on support from members, donors and volunteers. Find out more about what you can do to help

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