Tours Please note: Volunteer-guided tours (including the Shakespeare Room) will not operate during the Christmas and New Year period. Our regular tour schedule will resume on Tuesday 3 January 2017. History and Heritage Tour Join us to discover the architectural features of both the historic Mitchell Library and the Macquarie Street building. Monday to Friday at 10.30 am for one hour. Bookings required for groups over 10 people. Exhibition tour Join us for a free volunteer-led tour of our current exhibitions. Monday to Friday at 11.45am. Bookings required for groups over 10 people. Visit the Shakespeare Room Visit the Shakespeare Room in the Mitchell Library on the Ground Floor. Open on Tuesdays from 10am to 4pm. Bookings are not required. For Students: how to use the Library Students will learn how to make the most of the Library’s collections and resources including how to use the Library’s catalogues and develop search strategies. Teachers, book early for your students. For visiting international librarians and archivists For visitors from overseas, join one of our tours or contact us before your visit to organise tours or meetings for small or large groups. Group tour enquiry form If you would like to book a tour for a group of 10 to 30 people, please complete this enquiry form at least 14 days in advance of your requested tour date. Related content Plan your visit Everything you need to know to plan your day at the Library. Opening hours Opening hours for the reading rooms, galleries, cafe, Shop and other spaces around the Library. Curio Take a self guided tour using the Curio app and get up close with rare artifacts in our exhibitions and collections, and discover the fascinating stories behind the Mitchell Library direct from your mobile device. What's On Find out all the latest exhibitions and events here.