Marrickville Library

Marrickville Library is an award winner!

The magnificent Marrickville Library has won a number of recent major architecture awards. Find more details and media coverage

We are open.

All branches are open to the public.  There are changes to library hours.

To keep everyone safe there are conditions of entry.


Marrickville Library is a stunning, award winning library and community space in the heart of the Inner West.   


Patyegarang Place,
313 Marrickville Road, Marrickville

Opening hours

Monday- Thursday, 9am to 7.30pm
Friday, 9am to 5.30pm
Weekends, 10am to 5pm

Book chute located on Marrickville Road to the left of the cafe window.

Christmas and New Year opening hours

Ashfield, Leichhardt and Marrickville Libraries

Friday 24 December 2021 – 9am to 12.30pm
Saturday 25 December 2021 – Closed
Sunday 26 December 2021 – Closed
Monday 27 December 2021 – Closed
Tuesday 28 December 2021 – Closed
Wednesday 29 December 2021 – 9am to 5pm
Thursday 30 December 2021 – 9am to 5pm
Friday 31 December 2021 – 9am to 5pm
Saturday 1 January 2022 – Closed
Sunday 2 January 2022 – Closed
Monday 3 January 2022 – Closed

Balmain, Dulwich Hill ETC, Haberfield, Stanmore and St Peters / Sydenham Libraries

Closed from Friday 24 December 2021 to Monday 3 January 2022.

All library branches return to normal opening hours from Tuesday 4 January 2022.

Getting to the library  

By train

From Marrickville Station
A 9 minute walk from Marrickville Station (T3 line)

By bus

The following buses can get you to Marrickville Library:
412: Campsie to City Martin Place (Stop ID 220492)
418: Kingsford to Burwood (Stop ID 220422)
425: Tempe to Dulwich Hill (Stop ID 220422)
426: Dulwich Hill to City Martin Place (Stop ID 220430)

By bike 

The Cycleway Finder shows options for cycling in the area.
There is a designated bicycle parking located on Lilydale Street.

By car 

Car parking on site via Livingstone Road.
Time limits apply.


(02) 9392 5588 

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