Reconciliation Day Public Holiday

All National Library reading rooms will be closed on Reconciliation Day, Monday 28 May.  Regular reading room hours will resume on Tuesday 29 May. See our holiday opening hours for more information.

Discover your National Library tour

Discover your National Library tour

A tour group in the Library stacks
6 January 2018 to 22 December 2018, 2pm-2.45pm
Foyer, Ground floor


No bookings required

Every Saturday, 2pm, 45 mins (except public holidays and the week between Christmas and New Year)

Meet in the foyer.

Join a Library guide for a journey around the building and discover the stories in the Reading Rooms and public spaces.

Group tours

We welcome small groups on all scheduled tours.

For community groups of 10 or more people, a separate tour may be organised, subject to the availability of tour guides. Please note a minimum of two weeks’ notice is required.

For all tour enquiries, email