Contact The Guildford Institute
A social and educational community hub in the heart of Guildford
The Institute is generally open to users from Monday to Friday 9am to 9.45pm (sometimes later) and at least 10:00am to 2:00pm on Saturdays.
Office Hours are Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm.
The Library is open Tuesday to Friday 10:00am to 3:00pm and Saturdays 10:00am to 2:00pm.
The Restaurant opens 10:30am to 2:00pm Monday to Saturday during term time.
The Institute closes completely from Maundy Thursday until the Wednesday after Easter and from Christmas Eve to New Years’ Day (inclusive).
We are a 10 minute walk from the railway station and less than 5 minutes from the bus station. Buses 3, 8, 10, 25, 34, 36, 37, 100, 300, 462/3, 478/9 and 515 all stop directly outside or opposite the Institute.
Unfortunately there is no designated parking at the Guildford Institute. There are however, several public car parks nearby offering a range of short and long-term parking options. Limited pay & display spaces are available in Ward Street offering 1/2 hour parking and unrestricted blue badge parking. Please note: Parking bays on North Street do not operate on Fridays or at the weekend.