Situated on Deansgate, in the heart of Manchester, the John Rylands Research Institute and Library is accessible to all.
The John Rylands Next Chapter is set to enrich and transform the researcher and visitor experience at the Rylands.
Opening hours for visitors, as well as information around public holidays and other closures.
Discover more about our architecture, history and what to expect when you visit.
Directions to the Library, public transport advice and a map of our location.
Our access statement describes the facilities and services that we offer all our visitors.
John Rylands Library Research Institute and Library is happy to accommodate group visits.
Unfortunately, John Rylands Research Institute and Library is not a licensed wedding venue and there are no plans to attain a licence in the foreseeable future.