Tour Central Library

Visitors can join a one-hour tour of Central Library covering the stories, brief history and services of Central Library as well as architectural advances and features of the building. Tours are available during regular Library hours.

General Tours

Registration is required for the following tours, although some drop-in spots will be available on the same day.

  • Monday through Saturday: tours at noon
  • Wednesday evening: tours at 5:30 pm
  • Sundays: tours at 12:30 pm

Group Tours

Group tours are available during regular Library Hours for groups of 10 to 20 people. If your group is larger than 20 people, please leave a note in the comment section of the booking form and we will do our best to accommodate. Request a group tour »

School group tours for the 2018–19 school year are now full. Requests for school group tours during the 2019–20 school year will open later in the summer. School groups who are visiting without a pre-booked tour are welcome to use our new Explore Central booklet for kids 6-12. Ask for it when you arrive!