Opening hours will change over the Easter and Anzac Day period. We're open every day except Good Friday, 19 April. Normal hours and services will resume on Friday 26 April. Find our Easter opening hours here ›
Kids at the Library
Join us for a full day of family fun at the State Library on 26 May, 10.30am to 3pm.
Workshops with not one but two celebrated children's authors, adventure tours in our exhibitions, portrait drawing workshops, storytime for preschoolers and creative activities in the beautiful John B Fairfax Learning Centre. Introduce your children to the oldest Library in Australia with a whole day of family fun.
Authors include R. A. Spratt and Catherine Pelosi.