Nelson Library, Nelson

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Nelson Library
Nelson Library © Robert Wade

A public library in Nelson, Lancashire, which runs a number of events and classes.

Nelson Library, Market SquareNelsonBB9 7PU View map
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Opening Hours

  • Monday9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Wednesday1:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Thursday9:00am - 1:00pm
  • Friday9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday9:00am - 5:00pm

Always double check opening hours with the venue before making a special visit.

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