Due to concerns related to COVID-19 the Library Company of Philadelphia will be closed and on-site public events will be canceled/postponed through April 10th. Please check back for updates.

Upcoming Events

Feb 7 @ 5:30 pm – Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm
5:30 pm
New this year!! The Library Company will stay open late on first Fridays! Whether you’re looking for an excuse to see the Ghost River exhibition, speak with the curator after hours, or enjoy a complimentary[...]
The Library Company of Philadelphia
5:30 pm
Domesticating Revolution: Founding Women, Material Culture, and Politics at Home March 11th 2020, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. March 25th 2020, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.  April 22nd 2020, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. In[...]
The Library Company of Philadelphia
12:45 pm
Join us as we host a candid conversation about lessons learned in the making of Ghost River, the Library Company’s first graphic novel. This web-based symposium will feature author Lee Francis IV (Laguna Pueblo) and[...]
Library Company of Philadelphia
Oct 8 – Oct 9 all-day
12:00 am
The John Dickinson Symposium will celebrate the launch of the first edition of The Complete Writings and Selected Correspondence of John Dickinson (ed. Jane E. Calvert) to be published in print by the University of[...]

2020 Holiday Closings

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day  – Monday, Jan 20, 2020
President’s Day – Monday, Feb 17, 2020
Memorial Day – Monday, May 25, 2020
Independence Day – Friday, July 3, 2020
Labor Day – Monday, September 7, 2020
Thanksgiving-  Thursday & Friday – November 26 & 27, 2020
Holiday Closing –  Thursday, Dec 24, 2020 – Friday, Jan 1, 2021

For more information on these events please call 215-546-3181 or email Dayjah Brock, dbrock@librarycompany.org.