Historic Properties: City Centre (St George's)
William Brown Street, Liverpool. L3 8EW • (0151) 233 3069
The multiple award-winning Central Library is a beautifully re-modelled building with a host of new services. There are 15,000 rare books in the Hornby Library, Oak Room and Picton Reading Room. There's Wifi access throughout the building, plus 150 computers and iPads.
View the impressive Picton Reading Room, one of the most beautiful libraries in the world. For many visitors, the star attraction will be seeing a copy of John James Audubon’s massive ‘Birds of America’, described as the greatest natural history book ever produced.
Visit the ground floor Deli Marche Café with an amazing external terrace overlooking St John’s Gardens. There's also spectacular views from the roof terrace.
Free Entry, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Café Serving Meals, Public Toilets.
Free wifi available. No smoking.
Open 9am-5pm Monday to Saturday, 10am-5pm Sunday (please check the website for any late changes). Free admission.
Advance booking is not required.
Located to the north east of the city centre on William Brown Street, opposite St John's Gardens.
Liverpool Lime Street railway station: Five minutes walk.
Parking available nearby - payment required.
Central Library, William Brown Street, Liverpool. L3 8EW • (0151) 233 3069
Last Updated Monday 20 April 2020
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