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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:

  • TCT2
    Dublin Ireland
    Trip Type:
    Short visit but very impressive
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 22nd June 2018
    Took a short trip to the library and while we didn't get to see much of it what we did see was impressive. A good mix of the modern and the classic. Well worth a visit - I'll be back Read full review
  • Elfenlara
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Amazing place
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 21st June 2018
    Absolutely love this library. It's huge, has a lot of good books, customer service is outstanding. The only problem is the kids in the lower library area. They always make a lot of noise, even though... Read full review
  • AndySandy11
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Excellent Service
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 20th June 2018
    Went to print some documents and the lad at the information desk was extremely helpful. Beautiful building too!! Read full review


Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction


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


  • Cater for vegetarians
  • On-Site café/restaurant

Provider Facilities

  • Lift
  • Toilets

Imported Facilities

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

Opening Times

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

* 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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