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Service update

Following Government guidelines, this library is temporarily closed  More information.

Saffron Walden Library

Opening hours

Monday
9am to 5pm (temporarily closed)
Tuesday
9am to 5pm (temporarily closed)
Wednesday
9am to 5pm (temporarily closed)
Thursday
9am to 5pm (temporarily closed)
Friday
9am to 7pm (temporarily closed)
Saturday
9am to 5pm (temporarily closed)
Sunday
Closed

Public holidays

All libraries are closed on the following days:

  • Bank Holidays
  • Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day
  • Good Friday and Easter Sunday

Location

2 King Street
Saffron Walden
CB10 1ES

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Disabled access to the library

Using the library

Facilities and Services - temporarily suspended

The Gibson Library - temporarily closed

Founded in 1832 and holding over 40,000 books from the 14th century to the present day, specialist subjects include:

  • Local history
  • Victorian and Edwardian studies
  • Art history and artists
  • The art of books
  • The English Civil War

The Reading Room is open for quiet study during normal library opening hours, staffed by volunteers at the following times:

  • Thursday 2pm to 4pm
  • Saturday 10am to 12pm

Contacts:

Contact us

Feedback about your library experience

Renewals and Library enquiries: 0345 603 7628

Email: saffronwalden.library@essex.gov.uk

What's on

There are no forthcoming events at this library


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