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Drill Hall Library Your library, your future
Dates to note
  • 24/7 opening - from 21 March to 17 June. See our Facts and FAQs for useful information.
  • August Bank Holiday Monday 29 August - the library will be closed.
  • Summer improvement works: we will be carrying out some essential improvements to the library from 20 June to 9 September. See details on how this may affect you here.

Opening hours

Our opening hours vary throughout the year. For more details of our opening hours, click on the dates below.






Monday 21 March to Friday 17 June

Monday - Friday Saturday - Sunday
Building 24/7 24/7
Welcome Desk 9am - 9pm 11am - 5pm

May Bank Holiday Monday 2 May and Spring Bank Holiday Monday 30 May

Building 24/7
Welcome Desk 11am - 5pm

Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 June

Saturday Sunday
Building 9am - midnight 9am - midnight
Welcome Desk 11am - 5pm 11am - 5pm

Monday 20 June to Sunday 18 September

Monday - Friday Saturday - Sunday
Building 8.30am - 9pm 11am - 5pm
Welcome Desk 9am - 7pm 11am - 5pm

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