Our opening hours are reduced on the Australia Day public holiday, Monday 27 January. More information ›

Kids and families

Introduce your family to the Library with a range of engaging, age appropriate activities. Visit the family space designed specifically for our youngest visitors, join us for our early learning program, our Family Sunday program or school holiday fun. There’s something for everyone!

What's On for Kids & Families

It’s a lucky dip of fun at the Learning Centre these holidays Spark your fun muscle with us - don’t miss out!

Children on a tour of the State Library of NSW

A fabulous favourites tour for the whole family – find out about the things that make us go ‘Wow!’


Join us in the Paintings Gallery for some artmaking fun – look out for Arty the art cart.


Family fun at the Library Sunday February 23

Family Sunday

Join us for a full day of family fun at the State Library on Sunday 23 February 2020, 10.00 to 3pm