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Stories in Surprising Places

Wednesday 29 November 2017 - 10:30am to Wednesday 13 December 2017 - 11:30am

Explore our amazing building, discover wonderful books, make craft and enjoy the magic of shared stories.

Free kids tours

Thursday 5 October 2017 - 11am to Friday 6 October 2017 - 11am

Join us as we explore some of the nooks and crannies of this fascinating building.

Free kids tour

Friday 14 July 2017 - 11am

Have you ever been curious about what treasures hide inside the State Library of NSW?

Ngara Yar-re Gna - 'Hear, Say, See' trail activity

Monday 3 July 2017 - 9am to Friday 14 July 2017 - 5pm

Find NSW language words and solve the puzzle.

Photographer's tour: Beauty in Difference

Saturday 3 June 2017 - 3:15pm to 4pm

Join photographer Jon Lewis with curator Anni Turnbull for a tour of the Library's current display 'Beauty in Difference'.​

Curator's Talk: Under the sun

Wednesday 22 February 2017 - 6pm to 8pm

Join the Australian Centre for Photography curator of Under the sun: Reimagining Max Dupain’s Sunbaker for an in-depth look at the exhibition.

Free Kids Tour

Wednesday 25 January 2017 - 11am to 12pm

Have you ever wondered just what’s inside the State Library of NSW? Join us to find out about our amazing and unexpected collections and the people who collected them.

May Gibbs: Guided Tour

Tuesday 24 January 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:15pm

Join curator Alison Wishart for a floor talk discussing May Gibbs and her creations.