Folkestone 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:
  • 2 Grace Hill
  • Folkestone
  • Kent
  • CT20 1HD
03000 41 31 31
01303 242907
Folkestone Library
Opening Hours:
Sunday 10.00am - 4.00pm
Monday 9.30am - 5.00pm
Tuesday 9.30am - 5.00pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9.30am - 5.00pm
Friday 9.30am - 5.00pm
Saturday 9.30am - 4.30pm


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

Other Information

  • Public wi fi
  • A4 B&W and colour printer
  • A3 & A4 B&W and A4 colour photocopier
  • Scanner
  • Fax
  • DVDs
  • CDs
  • Audiobooks
  • Microform reader and printer
  • Beyond Words Book Group meets monthly on Monday 2pm - 3pm (please contact library for dates)
  • Baby Rhyme Time on Tuesday 10am - 10:30am
  • Code Club on Tuesday during term time 4pm - 5pm
  • Talk Time on Thursday 11am - midday


Level access to library services.

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


There are Pay & Display spaces opposite the library and on neighbouring streets.

Other information

Out-of-hours returns - letter box on the front door

Bus pass applications

Registration of births and deaths daily by appointment - private room is available

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 4651