Hours and Directions

Visit Us

31 Chambers Street, New York, NY 10007
Leonora Gidlund Reference Room – Suite 103
Rebecca Rankin Reading Room – Suite 111
First Floor Gallery – Suite 109

Open to the Public

The Municipal Library and Archives public reading rooms remain closed at this time, pending guidance from State and local authorities. Please check our website and social media for updates.

We will continue to process vital record, photograph, and property card copy requests submitted by mail and online.


By subway

4, 5, 6 to Brooklyn Bridge
J, Z to Chambers Street
R to City Hall
A, C to Chambers Street
1, 2, 3 to Chambers Street

By bus

M1, M6, M15, M20, M22, M103, B51