Opening hours

NB! Because of Covid-19, the opening hours are temporarily changed. These are the current opening hours:

  • The exhibitions are open Monday-Friday 10.30-18.00, and Saturdays 10.30-16.00.
  • Kafé Å is open Monday-Friday 11.00-17.00, and Saturdays 10.30-16.00.  From the 16th of June, it will also be possible to enjoy food and beverages from the café in our outdoor café area, when the weather is good.
  • The reading areas and the Special Reading Room are open 10.30-14.00 Monday-Friday.



The Library

  • Monday–Friday: 09.00 a.m.–07.00 p.m.
    In the summer:  09.00 a.m.–06.00 pm
  • Saturday 09.00 a.m.–02.00 p.m.

Film and Music library

  • Monday–Friday: 09.00 a.m.–03.30 p.m
    In the summer: 09.00 a.m.–03.00 p.m.
  • Saturday: Closed

Please contact in advance: or

Special Reading Room

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 09.00 a.m.–3.30 p.m
  • Thursday 09.00 a.m.–07.00 p.m.
    In the summer: 09.00 a.m.–03.30 p.m.
  • Saturday: Closed

The National Library is closed during national holidays.