The library is open. Read the FAQs
We are re-carpeting Level 2, This means Level 2 will be temporarily closed from 14 June 2021. This is a big job and will take a few weeks to complete, but the result will be great. Apologies for the inconvenience.
Normal Opening Hours
The State Library is open:
Closed Public Holidays
Queen’s Birthday Monday 27 September CLOSED
Christmas Eve Friday 24 December 9:00am–5:30pm
Christmas Day Saturday 25 December CLOSED
Boxing Day Sunday 26 December CLOSED
Monday 27 December CLOSED
Tuesday 28 December CLOSED
Wednesday 29 December 9:00am–5:30pm
Thursday 30 December 9:00am–5:30pm
Friday 31 December 9:00am–5:30pm
New Year’s Day 2022 Saturday 1 January CLOSED
Sunday 2 January CLOSED
Monday 3 January CLOSED
Collection retrieval services are available:
Justice of the Peace
The Justice of the Peace Signing Centre in the State Library is located on the ground floor in the Discovery Lounge and is open from 10.30am-1.30pm on Tuesdays.
Family History WA
Family History WA are in attendance in the Genealogy Centre on the 3rd floor Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10.00am–1:00pm.