Dartford Library

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

We are slowly reintroducing events and activities at some of our libraries where possible. Please contact the library for details.

Not a member of the library yet? Join online.

  • 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
Childrens library
Local studies collection
Exhibition space

Other Information

  • Public wi fi
  • A4 B&W and colour printer
  • A3 & A4 B&W and colour 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.

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

Temporarily suspended - Meeting room for hire, please contact library

UK Online Centre ID 4578