Blackburn Central Library

Blackburn Central Library

Contact Information

2-14 Town Hall Street,

Tel: 01254 661221

Fax: 01254 690539

The Central library is one of the busiest libraries in England and has three floors available to the public, all of which are fully accessible via ramps and two lifts.

The Adults’ and Children’s lending libraries are on the ground floor, as well as Advice for All. Hot drinks and snacks are available in ‘The Curve’

A range of meeting rooms for public hire is available on the first floor, whilst the second floor houses the Community History library, a study area, Learning Centre, the Bill Gates ICT Suite and a meditation area.

There’s something for everyone, so call in soon!

Road Directions

Follow signs into Blackburn Town Centre. The Library is located on Town Hall Street - just around the corner form Marks & Spencer! There is plenty of parking in the town centre within a short walk of the library.

Public Transport Directions

THe library is a 10 minute walk from the main rail & bus stations. Contact Blackburn Visitor Centre for details of public transport 01254 688040

Alternatively, for information out of normal office hours contact Travelines 0871 200 2233 or National Rail 08457 484950

Opening Times

1 Jan 2024 to 31 Dec 2024



  • Open All Year

Establishment Features

  • Disabled Access
  • Disabled Access/Toilets

Search Attractions

Within miles of
  • Blackburn & Darwen Town Centre Maps to download