News: Cosin's Library: Open for Visitors!

We’re really excited to share the news that Cosin’s Library, one of the earliest public libraries in the North East of England is again open to the public following several years of extensive conservation work. Hidden in the heart of the World Heritage Site, the library was founded in 1669 by Bishop John Cosin to give local people access to ‘good books’. Over the last few years, the library has been closed for conservation work, but is now reopen. Click here to find out more including opening hours.


Added Monday 11th April 2022