National Library Wellington
Te Ahumairangi: 8.30am – 5pm
Reading Rooms: 10am – 5pm
Monday to Saturday
Closed on Public Holidays
Corner Molesworth & Aitken St
0800 474 300
04 474 3000
Closing over the break
The Library's closing up regular activities on Christmas Eve, and we'll be open again on Tuesday 5 January.
But during the break, join us from December 28-30 for The Inbetween Time, a whole set of family friendly events.
Unfolding the map
Cartography in New Zealand.come on in
'Not one more acre'
Until 4 December
The Māori Land March 40 years on.come on in
Home and Away
Closes October 2nd.
New Zealanders near and far during World War One.arrive at the Library
HOME – Cafe
Spend lunch or a break at HOME, the National Library’s cafe.get a coffee and a bite
Research with the collections
Talk to one of our topic or format specialists, or our general research experts.
They're available on site, or you can ask your question right now though Ask a Librarian.start your research
Get to work and get creative, alone or in a group.
net.work is an open space for you to make what you want.see what you can do
Explore your heritage in a new way.
Find yourself, your place, and your past on the Lifelines table.get in touch with your past
The Digital Archive of the Future
How might the Library handle digital objects, 3D printing, and the uncertain future?take a look at the future of libraries