Getting here

State Library of New South Wales
Macquarie Street
Sydney NSW 2000

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The building is situated between the Royal Botanic Gardens and Parliament House on Macquarie Street, Sydney.

Public transport

The closest train stations are Martin Place (200 metres) and St James (450 metres). Circular Quay is only a short walk away.

The Sydney Explorer bus stops outside the Library on Macquarie Street.


The nearest parking station is Sydney Hospital, located on Hospital Road.

Disability access

The wheelchair-accessible entrance is off Macquarie Street, opposite Hunter Street. There are lifts in the building and accessible toilets. If you have a Mobility Parking sticker, you can use the parking spaces at Shakespeare Place, on the corner of Macquarie Street and the Cahill Expressway.

Floor plan

You can see the floor plans here.

Quick Links

The State Library provides a free Information Request Service.

Macquarie St, Sydney
NSW 2000, Australia
Tel: (02) 9273 1414

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