Central Library

Type:Libraries

St. Peters Square
Manchester
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:

  • Tiggy1975
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Lovely area for young children
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 17th October 2018
    We visited on a Monday morning and the library was fairly busy but the children’s area was quiet. Lovely interactive area for children with soft seats and lots of books to read. Read full review
  • MadalynH7
    Huddersfield, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Interesting public building
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 16th October 2018
    An interesting and well used public building, with a mixture of good working space and exhibitions of interest to the general public. Read full review
  • Bob M
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Books
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 15th October 2018
    I use the Cental Library once a month for books but this is only a tiny part of what is on offer. Entry is free of charge but a small donation does no harm. The Archives section is always worth a... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

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

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Catering

  • 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

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Thursday09:00 - 19:30*
Friday - Saturday09:00 - 16:30*
SundayClosed*

* Mon-Thur: 10am-8pm.
Fri-Sat: 10am-5pm.



Mon-Sat. Closed Bank Holidays.



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

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