Opening hours

  • Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Smaller Reading Rooms close earlier, please check their opening hours below.

You will find the opening hours of Librarium, our shop, the cafeteria and the registration desk on the relevant pages.

 

The Royal Library is closed on...

  • Monday 2 April (Easter Monday)
  • Tuesday 1 May (Labour Day)
  • from Thursday 10 to Saturday 12 May (Ascension Day)
  • Monday 21 May (Whit Monday)
  • Friday 25 May (staff meeting)
  • on Saturdays in July and August
  • Saturday 21 July (National Day)
  • Wednesday 15 August (Assumption Day)
  • from Thursday 1 to Saturday 3 November (All Saints' Day)
  • Thursday 15 November (King's Feast)
  • from 25 December to 1 January

 

The Royal Library closes at 5 p.m.

  • the day before public holidays
  • in July and August