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Gravesend Library

Gravesend Library is open for bookshelf browsing, pre-booked computer and WiFi sessions.

Our library is free to join and offers a wide range of services - from free access to books, computers, the internet and information to the hire of music, audio books and films. 

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Who to contact

03000 41 31 31
Fax: 01474 320284
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Where to go

Gravesend Library
Windmill Street
DA12 1BE

When is it on?

Session Information
Monday: 10am - 5pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5pm
Wednesday: 10am - 5pm
Thursday: 10am - 5pm
Friday: 10am - 5pm
Saturday: 10am - 4pm

Other Details



Gravesend Library is housed in a restored Edwardian building (1905) with many original features and a completely new building adjoining it (added in 2011). It is in a pedestrianised area of Windmill Street in the town centre. There is a Local Studies collection and a quiet study area on mezzanine. Public toilets on ground and first floors.

  • Public wi fi
  • A4 B&W and colour printer
  • A3 & A4 B&W photocopier
  • Scanner
  • Fax
  • Microform reader/printers
  • DVDs
  • CDs
  • Audio books
  • Induction loop
  • Reading Garden
  • Community Room on first floor
  • IT Buddy computer help available - please contact library to book.


Changing Places room available.


Parrock Street car park (5 minutes walk) or in Thamesgate Shopping Centre opposite Gravesend train station in Clive Road (3 minutes walk). 

Other information

Visit our Wellbeing Zone for health related information.
Bus pass applications
Registration of births and deaths daily by appointment - Private room available.

For out-of-hours enquiries, please contact 24/7 Ask a Kent Librarian service.

Age Range
Suitable for all ages


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