A rich resource for research, or a place to borrow the latest novel

The Morrab Library. Photo by Glyn Richards.The Morrab Library is an independent library established in 1818, housed in a Victorian mansion in the beautiful Morrab Gardens in Penzance, Cornwall. We hold over 55,000 books on floor-to-ceiling shelves as well as archives and a rich photographic collection.

Our new extension is now complete, bringing us much-needed extra storage space as well as a new home for our photographic archive.

We are open Tuesday - Friday 10am-4pm and Saturday 10am-1pm.

 01736 364474

enquiries@morrablibrary.org.uk / photoarchive@morrablibrary.org.uk

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Food for Thought: Cookery Book Sale, Sat 15th August

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Expand your recipe repertoire (and your waist-band!) at our cookery book sale on Saturday 15th August,
10 – 1pm. A fantastic selection of cookery books will be on offer – lots of bargains to be had.

Refreshments, kitchen accessories, raffle…

Tantalise your tastebuds!