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He Matapihi Molesworth Library is a partnership between the Wellington City Council and the National Library of New Zealand.

Our library has an Aotearoa and Māori focus — browse and borrow our collection. Topics include Māori and Māori local history, NZ fiction, biography, books in Te Reo, art and architecture, natural history, and general history and social comment. He Matapihi Molesworth also offers a children's section, magazines, access to digital content, free WiFi, public PCs, printing and seating spaces.

Please note: Items can only be returned to He Matapihi Molesworth Library during opening hours.

Contact Details

Street Address National Library of New Zealand
70 Molesworth Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand
Postal Address PO Box 1992
Wellington 6140
New Zealand
Phone 04 801 4122
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Opening Hours

Day Hours
Monday 9am-5pm
Tuesday 9am-5pm
Wednesday 9am-5pm
Thursday 9am-5pm
Friday 9am-5pm
Saturday 9am-1pm
Sunday closed
Public Holidays Our library network is normally closed.

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