Harry Potter: A History of Magic

Until 30 December 2017, visitors will be able to discover fascinating facts about the History of Magic at the Harris Library. The showcase will include images of rare books, manuscripts and objects displayed on specially designed panels that are also contained in the British Library's exhibition.

You'll find further details and events here.

Preston Harris Library

Market Square, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2PP

Tel: 0300 123 6703 Email: harris.library@lancashire.gov.uk

Opening times

Monday 10am - 7pm
Tuesday 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 10am - 7pm
Thursday 10am - 5pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 4pm

The Learning Centre is open from 9am Monday to Saturday.

All our libraries will be closed on bank and public holidays and some extra statutory dates.

Re-imagining the Harris

Preston's Harris Museum, Art Gallery and Library is looking to the future with a bright, new vision for this much loved icon.

Access and parking

There is limited disabled parking at the library. Alternatively the nearest car park is Avenham.

There is a ramp and an internal lift at the library for easy access to all levels.

Services available here

  • Public computers
  • WiFi
  • Printing and photocopying
  • Scanner
  • Local studies collection
  • Toilet
  • Baby changing

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