Dartford Library

Following Government advice, our library will be closed until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Please hold on to library material until we reopen. There are no fines when the library is closed.

  • Address:
  • Central Park
  • Market Street
  • Dartford
  • Kent
  • DA1 1EU
03000 41 31 31
Dartford Library
Opening Hours:
Sunday Closed
Monday 10.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday 10.00am - 5.00pm
Wednesday 10.00am - 5.00pm
Thursday 10.00am - 6.00pm
Friday 10.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm


Disabled access
Saturday, some evening opening
Internet computers
Online catalogue
No childrens library
Local studies collection
Exhibition space

Other Information

  • Public wi fi
  • A4 B&W and colour printer
  • A3 & A4 B&W photocopiers
  • Scanner
  • DVDs
  • Audiobooks
  • Microfiche and printer
  • Induction loop
  • Microform reader
  • Baby Rhyme Time on Monday 10:30am - 11am
  • Knit and Natter on Wednesday 1:30pm - 3:30pm
  • More activities - ask at library


Ramped access to front door. Automatic doors. All library services are on ground floor.

Lift access to the Peter Blake Gallery.

Toilet for the disabled plus Changing Places room available.

Public computers are switched off 10 minutes before the library closes.


Currently there is no library parking nearby due to town improvements.

Other information

Out-of-hours returns - via drop box at the bottom of slope leading to the library

Bus pass applications

Registration of births and deaths daily by appointment - in screened pod

Search library activities and events on the local Kent directory

To find a reading group in your area, search the our reading groups listing

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

Meeting room for hire, please contact library

UK Online Centre ID 4578