Visit the library

The Northern Territory Library is located in Parliament House, Darwin City.

Overlooking the Esplanade, with ocean views of Darwin Harbour, the library has a relaxed environment to peruse our print and online resources and learn about the Northern Territory (NT) by accessing the large and varied Northern Territory Collection held onsite.

Free WiFi and public access computer facilities are available onsite.

The Northern Territory Library holds a number of NT related events, talks and exhibitions throughout the year.

Check what’s on for up to date information.


Corner Bennett Street and Mitchell Street 
Darwin NT 0800

PO Box 42
Darwin NT 0801

Opening Hours

Monday          Closed
Tuesday        10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday   10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Thursday       10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday            10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday          1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Sunday            1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Closed Public Holidays

General Enquiries

Phone: 08 8999 7177
Freecall: 1800 019 155


Visitors to Northern Territory Library have several parking options.

Short term and on-street parking throughout Darwin CBD is metered.

The off-street car parks closest to the Northern Territory Library are the West Lane and Nichols Place car parks, both managed by the City of Darwin.


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Last updated: 04 April 2018