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Opening hours

On April 28 there is a sanitary day. The Library is closed.  The Observation Deck and the Fitness Center are open according to the opening hours.
On April 30 the library is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Observation Deck is closed for cleaning. The Fitness Center is open according to the opening hours.


Day

Hours of operation

From 1 September to 31 May

Monday – Friday 10 a.m.–9 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
On each last Monday of a month there is a clean-up day

From 1 June to 31 August

Monday – Friday 10 a.m.–8 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Sunday – a day off
On each last Monday of a month there is a clean-up day

Special hours of operation:

Library department

Hours of operation

Manuscripts, early printed and rare books reading room Tuesday, Wednesday: noon – 8 p.m.
Monday, Thursady, Friday, Saturday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday – day off
Exhibition of recent acquisitions Monday, Wednesday – Fruday: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Tuesday – day off
Interlibrary loan Monday – Friday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday – days off
Individual loan

Monday – Thursday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
In summer
(from 1 June to 31 August)
Monday – Thursday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday: – days off

Book Museum Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 10.30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Thursday, Saturday, Sunday: 10 a.m, – 6 p.m.
Monday – day off
In summer
(from 1 June to 31 August)
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 10.30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Thursday, Saturday, Friday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday – day off
Excursions

For individuals (appointment in advance is required):
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 12 p.m., 3 p.m., 6 p.m.
Thursday, Saturday, Sunday: 12 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m.
Monday – day off
For teams (excursion booking is made from the 5th of the current month for the next month):
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Thursday, Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday – day off
In summer
(from 1 June to 31 August)
For individuals and teams, appointment in advance is required:
Monday, Thursday, Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday – day off

Art galleries


The opening hours of the Atrium, Rakurs, Labyrinth, Mobile Galleries corresponds to the Library's opening hours.

The opening hours of the Panorama Gallery corresponds to the Observation deck's opening hours.

Observation deck

Monday – Sunday: noon – 11 p.m.
Last lifting at 10.30 p.m.
Breaks:
2 p.m.–2.15 p.m.;
4 p.m.–4.15 p.m.;
6 p.m.–6.15 p.m.;
8 p.m.–8.15p.m.

The ticket window is open: noon–10.30 p.m. (Technical breaks: 2 p.m. – 2.15 p.m.; 4 p.m. – 4.15 p.m.; 6 p.m. – 6.15 p.m.; 8 p.m.–8.15 p.m.)

Fitness center Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
In summer
(from 1 July to 31 August)
Sunday – day off
Children’s room

Tuesday – Friday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Monday – day off
On the eve of official holidays: 10 a.m.– 6 p.m.
In summer
(from 1 June to 31 August)
Monday, Sunday – days off