Upcoming Events

5:30 pm
Civil War, Civil Rights: African American Women in Civil War-Era Philadelphia 5:30pm -6:30pm: Lecture Reception to follow In conjunction with the Library Company’s NEH Summer Seminar “What Did Independence Mean for Women: 1776 – 1876?”[...]
The Library Company of Philadelphia
12:00 pm
The Library Company welcomes author Thom Nickels to discuss and answer questions about his book. Literary Philadelphia maps the history of several talented and well-known writers from Philadelphia and the places they lived, spent time,[...]
The Library Company of Philadelphia
2:30 pm
African American Musicians Collection Library Company Print & Photograph Department Curator, Sarah Weatherwax, and Associate Curator of Prints & Photographs, Erika Piola, will present special collection items highlighting the rich history of African American music[...]
The Library Company of Philadelphia

2017 Holiday Closings

Monday, May 29 Memorial Day

Tuesday, July 4 Independence Day

Monday, September 4 Labor Day

Thursday–Friday, Nov 23-24 Thanksgiving

Monday-Friday, Dec 25-29 Christmas

For more information on these events please call 215-546-3181 or email Clarissa Lowry, clowry@librarycompany.org.