Higham 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.

Library Extra out-of-hours facility is available at this library – please register at the library.

Due to national lockdown, Library Extra will be unavailable until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

  • Address:
  • Villa Road
  • Higham
  • Rochester
  • Kent
  • ME3 7BS
03000 41 31 31
01474 823822
Opening Hours:
Sunday Closed
Monday 9.00am - 1.00pm
Tuesday 10.00am - 1.00pm
2.00pm - 5.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 1.00pm
Thursday 10.00am - 1.00pm
2.00pm - 5.00pm
Friday 9.00am - 1.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 1.00pm


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

Other Information

  • Public wi fi
  • A4 B&W and colour printer
  • A3 & A4 B&W photocopier
  • Scanner
  • Fax
  • DVDs
  • Audio books
  • Knit and Natter on Tuesday 6pm - 7:30pm
  • Books & Beverages on third Tuesday monthly 2:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Talk Time on Wednesday 10:30am - 12:30pm
  • Higham Library Book Club meets monthly on first Thursday 6:45pm - 8:45pm
  • Baby Rhyme Time on Friday 9:30am - 10am (term time)
  • Parent & Carer Talk Time on Friday 10:30am - 11:30am (term time)
  • Higham Quilters on 2nd and 4th Thursday 7pm - 9pm
  • We hold the Higham History Group collection.


Gently ramped entrance. Level access in library. Automatic doors.

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


Limited parking is available behind library, plus on street parking. No designated bays for Blue Badge holders.

Other information

Search library activities and events on the local Kent directory.

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

UK Online Centre ID 4718