Central Library

The front of the Central Library

Located in Downtown Baltimore. Remaining open during the renovation.

Upcoming Events at Central Library

  • Tue, Jul 17, 2:00 p.m.
    Introduce your child to drums, guitars and microphones. Play and explore real instruments while we listen…
  • Fri, Jul 20, 2:00 p.m.
    Melissa Salzman from Lovelyarns hosts a monthly Sit 'n' Stitch. Bring your knitting, and meet your new…
  • Sat, Jul 21, 10:00 a.m.
    Understand the basics of navigating the World Wide Web with a browser. Learn about social networks, Internet…
  • Sat, Jul 21, 11:15 a.m.
    For families with children ages 2-5, this storytime combines interactive books, dancing, and our most…

Departments and Collections

Features and Services


New Hours appear in red.
Mon:10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Tue:10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wed:10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thu:10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Fri:10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sat:10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sun:1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Holiday closings schedule


400 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

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