The Library is open over the October long weekend, with reduced hours on Monday 2 October 2023. View the long weekend opening hours here.

Image of Left: Sir Henry Parkes (detail), 1894, Falk Studios, PXD 660/4-6 Right: Thomas Woolner (detail), Elliott and Fry … London, from a photograph album to Annie Thomasine Parkes from her father, c. 1880–1896