Exhibition Galleries and Bookshop: 10am - 5pm daily; Check their website for reading room × Bookplate Cafe: Weekdays from 7.30am, Weekends from 9am; Library closed Good Friday and Christmas Day.
National Library of Australia
Parkes Place, Parkes, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Ranked #14 of 216 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor
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“Amazing resource and specific exhibition”
We went to the library to see an exhibition of photographs by Frank Hurley while he was in the middle east from 1940-46. His photographs and associated notes were excellent, providing a window into...
Very helpful librarians who were excited by my requests. There is a book store and gift shop plus two free display areas including a kids display
The reading rooms were closed but the exhibitions were really very special. Our Australian history was laid out for us to see in artefacts, books, maps etc. Neither of us expected to see the very...
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