- 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.
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