Library Opening Hours

On this page you will find regular opening hours for all our branch libraries.

Looking for our Easter hours for 2014?

All our libraries will be closed on Good Friday (18/4), Easter Sunday (20/4), and Easter Monday (21/4). All libraries will open for their normal Saturday hours on April 19th. Normal hours will resume on Tuesday April 22nd.

Please note that Brooklyn Library is currently closed for earthquake strengthening and its collections and services will be located at 199 Ohiro Road (next to Penthouse Cinema and Cafe, Wellington) for six weeks from 1pm Wednesday April 16th.

Regular (non-holiday) Opening Hours

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Brooklyn Library 1pm-8pm 10am-5:30pm 1pm-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-12pm Closed
Central Library 9:30am-8:30pm 9:30am-8:30pm 9:30am-8:30pm 9:30am-8:30pm 9:30am-8.30pm 9:30am-5:00pm 1pm-4pm
Cummings Park (Ngaio) Library 10am-8pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-12:30pm Closed
Island Bay Library 10am-6pm 10am-6pm 1pm-6pm 10am-8pm 10am-6pm 10am-12pm Closed
Johnsonville Library 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-8pm 10am-4pm Closed
Karori Library 9:30am-6pm 9:30am-6pm 9:30am-6pm 9:30am-8pm 9:30am-6pm 9:30am-4pm Closed
Khandallah Library 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-8pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-12pm Closed
Mervyn Kemp (Tawa) Library 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-8pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-4pm Closed
Miramar Library 10am-8pm 10am-6pm 10am-6pm 10am-6pm 10am-6pm 10am-12:30pm Closed
Newtown Library 10am-6pm 10am-6pm 10am-6pm 10am-6pm 10am-8pm 10am-12:30pm Closed
Ruth Gotlieb (Kilbirnie) Library 10am-6pm 10am-6pm 10am-6pm 10am-8pm 10am-6pm 10am-4pm Closed
Wadestown Library 10am-5:30pm 10am-5:30pm 1pm-5:30pm 10am-8pm 10am-5:30pm 10am-12pm Closed

Central Library opening hours

Central Library now closes at 8.30pm on Fridays. This change was approved by Wellington City Council following consultation.

Public Holidays

Our entire library network is normally closed on public holidays.

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