Find Us

The Mary Ward Adult Education Centre is housed in two separate buildings:


The two buildings are about ten minutes walk away from each other.

The Mary Ward Legal Centre now shares premises with the Mary Ward Centre’s second site at 10 Great Turnstile, WC1V 7JU.

Reception opening hours (term time): 

Monday-Friday 9.30-8pm

Saturday 9.30-4pm

Summer holiday opening times:

Monday-Thursday 9.30-4.30pm

Friday 9.30pm-1pm

TERM DATES 2015/2016

Autumn Term: Monday 21st September 2015 – Saturday 12th December 2015 (12 weeks)

Spring Term: Monday 11th January 2016 – Thursday 24th March 2016 (11 weeks)

Summer Term: Monday 18th April 2016 – Monday 11th July 2016 (12 weeks)

Centre Closed

Christmas – Saturday 19th December 2015 – Sunday 3rd January 2016

Easter – Friday 25th March 2016 – Sunday 10th April 2016

Bank Holidays

Good Friday – 25th March 2016

Easter Monday – 28th March 2016

Bank holiday – Monday 2nd May 2016

Bank holiday – Monday 30th May 2016


Contact Us

Main reception: 020 7269 6000
Fax: 020 7269 6002

Please note that our phone lines are extremely busy and we may not always be able to answer your call. If possible, please use the form below to get in touch and a member of staff will get back to you as quickly as possible.

Departmental contacts:

Humanities (includes Social Sciences, Health and Social Care, Languages)

Vocational and Life Skills (includes ESOL,  Literacy,  IT,  Digital Media,  Business,  Skills for Life subjects)

You need to come for an advice and assessment session before joining ESOL and Literacy classes at these times:

  • Tuesday 11-1.30pm
  • Wednesdays 6-8.30pm

We also offer advice and guidance for all other Vocational and Life Skills courses at these times:

  • Tuesday 11-1.30pm
  • Wednesdays 6-8.30pm

Creative Arts (includes Visual Art, Music and Dance, Creative Writing)

Public Transport

Plan your visit using the TfL Journey Planner (opens in a new window).

Company Details

Registered Name: Mary Ward Settlement

Place of registration: England

Registered Office Address: 42 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3AQ, England

Registered Company number: 46188

Registered Charity number: 223066

Contact telephone number: 020 7269 6000

For payment enquiries contact Lynn Sowerby: