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Behind the Scenes at AK Bell Library and Perth Council Archive

Door open days

29 September 2018 (Guided tours at 10:00 and 11:30)

Perth & Kinross

The Flagship library for Perth & Kinross, the AK Bell Library, opened in 1994, but parts of the building are much older. Join staff for Behind the Scenes and Treasures tours offering the opportunity to visit some areas not normally open to the public and see some of the special collections not kept on the open shelve, including a rare chance to see behind the scenes in the Council Archive.


Key Information

Architect: William Mackenzie

Building Date: 1836

Guided tours at 10:00 & 11:30, booking essential via

Where to find us

  • 2-8 York Place
  • Perth
  • PH2 8EP