Library reopening Monday 1 June 2020. See Frequently Asked Questions here

Venue hire

While the Library is temporarily closed, the venue hire team is here to help with planning your future meeting or event. Contact our team via, or fill in the enquiry form below to find out how we can help with your event when the Library reopens.

The State Library of NSW is home to many spectacular venue hire spaces available for your next event. The grand elegance of the historic Mitchell building, coupled with the modern versatility of the Macquarie building, makes the Library a charming and unique setting to host a variety of events. The Library provides a full suite of services, including catering, security and event staff.

Venue enquiry

Submit an online enquiry to hear back from our venue hire team.


Our venues are complemented by fresh, local, seasonal produce and innovative menus provided by Laissez Faire Catering.