Opening Times

Essential Maintenance – Tuesday 22 September 2020

On Tuesday 22 September 2020 essential maintenance is taking place in Victoria Passage. There will be no access to Southport Library or The Atkinson’s passenger lift on this day. Southport Library will run a click & collect service from the external library door, 11am-4pm. The Atkinson’s gallery and museum floors will not be accessible for visitors who cannot use stairs. We apologise for the inconvenience caused.

Check all opening times here.


Temporary Opening Times

Monday – Saturday, 11am – 4pm

  • Library lending service & essential tasks

From Monday 27 July, visitors will be allowed into the library. The library offer will be limited to a lending service and essential tasks only. All public group engagements, including story & rhyme time, are temporarily on hold. Maximum capacity of 20 visitors at a time in the Library.


Plan your visit here.

For further information on Southport Library please visit the Sefton Libraries website.

We appreciate your support in following guidance from staff, ensuring a safe environment is maintained at all times.