Central Library

However you get here, we've got you covered.

Central Library is located at 800 3 Street SE, directly east of City Hall.

Public bike racks are located on all sides of the building, and bus routes stop on 3 Street SE and on 9 Avenue SE. The closest CTrain stop is City Hall, on both the Red and Blue lines.

There is parking in the City Hall parkade, paid parking lots on the east side of the Library, and paid street parking in the East Village.

Take a tour of Central Library to learn about its stories, history, and architectural features.

Hour-long tours are offered every day of the week, with an option for group tours (10 or more people). 

When available, requests for school tours can be made using the Central School Tours form.

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