National Library of New Zealand (& Alexander Turnbull Library)

Operating hours: Reading rooms open Monday - Saturday 10am - 5pm. Public programmes and exhibitions open 8.30am. Café open 6 days. The Library will be trialing summer hours from 1 December 2018 to 2 March 2019. From Saturday 1 December the Reading Rooms on the first floor will be closed on Saturdays during this period. The building will remain open 9am - 1pm on Saturdays to allow visitors and tourists to see the exhibitions and other public programmes, and experience the magic of the award winning He Tohu exhibition. Home café, the space and the retail store will also remain open on Saturdays from 9am - 1pm. Monday to Friday services will remain the same and are not affected by the summer hours.
Admission fee: Free entry.
Type: Museum


Contact details

04 474 3000 or 0800 474 3000

Physical address
Corner of Molesworth and Aitken Streets
Postal address
PO Box 1467