Central Library is situated on Queen Street in the town centre, just a five minute walk from Blackpool North train station.

Central Library is a public library in Blackpool, Lancashire, England. The building that contains the library and the Grundy Art Gallery has been designated a Grade II listed building by English Heritage

There are also two multi-functional rooms available for hire. 

Blackpool libraries provide a range of services to residents and visitors:  

  • Developing reading and supporting literacy for both children and adults
  • Providing information
  • Supporting learning and creating informal pathways into learning
  • Providing safe, accessible and welcoming community spaces

Information is available in a number of different media and formats including books, large print, newspapers and periodicals, spoken word cassettes and CDs and 24/7 online reference resources including encyclopedias and dictionaries. 

Library facilities

  • Disabled ramp access
  • Public lift
  • Toilets including disabled and baby changing amenities
  • Laptop and projector available subject to availability
  • Refreshments available on application £1 per person



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