Central Library


St. Peters Square
Greater Manchester
M2 5PD

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Tel:+44 (0)161 234 1900

Fax: +44 (0)161 236 6230

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Ancoatsblue
      Worth a visit !
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 8th January 2021
      I live in central Manchester so this library is my closest one .... it's a really impressive looking building in St Peters Square, that is spread over several floors .... the library has helpful... Read full review
    • Oyinkansóla M
      Beautiful Building
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 30th June 2021
      During our walkabout of the City of Manchester, we stumbled upon this, but unfortunately,l it was closed due to the pandemic. Read full review
    • Kickassgirl5
      United Kingdom
      Brilliant History and Building all for FREE!
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 25th August 2021
      Another one of Manchesters fabulous FREE resources and even if you did have to pay it would be worth it. Fabulous history about Manchester and Greater Manchester, Coronation Street, books, guides... Read full review



    • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors
    • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

    Attraction Facilities

    • Free Admission


    • Cater for vegetarians
    • On-Site café/restaurant

    Imported Facilities

    • Disabled Access - BASIC (*)
    • Open All Year

    Provider Facilities

    • Lift
    • Toilets

    Provider Features

    • In town/city centre
    • Indoor Attraction

    Dates and Opening Times

    Open (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
    Monday - Thursday09:00 - 20:00*
    Friday - Saturday09:00 - 17:00*
    Bank HolidayClosed


    Mon-Sat. Closed Bank Holidays.

    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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