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Hanham Library

Lady in a library using a computer

Location, opening hours and facilities at Hanham Library.

Contact details

Hanham Library
High Street
South Gloucestershire
BS15 3EJ

Librarian: Julie Barker

Tel: 01454 868006
Fax: 01454 865624
Email: hanham.library@southglos.gov.uk 


The library is sited prominently in Hanham High Street - the A431 Bristol to Bath Road. It immediately adjoins Hanham Youth Centre and is opposite the post office.

From Bristol it is approximately a quarter of a mile east of the junction with Memorial Road. From Bath it is approximately three quarters of a mile west of the junction with Marsham Way roundabout.

The car park at the rear of the building (access to the right of the youth centre). Service all on one level.


  • disabled parking 
  • library is on one level 
  • automatic doors

Opening hours

Monday: 9.00am - 5.00 p.m.
Tuesday: 9.00am - 7.00 p.m.
Wednesday: closed
Thursday: 9.00am - 5.00 p.m.
Friday: 9.00am - 5.00 p.m.
Saturday: 9.30am - 5.00 p.m.
Sunday: closed

During holiday periods (Easter, Bank Holidays and Christmas) opening times will vary and will always be shown on the libraries homepage.


We have a full list of facilities at the library

Hanham library also sells Readyspex reading glasses and has a laminating service. 

Special events 


Bounce and Rhyme
9.30-10 all year
11:00-11:30 term time only
Pre school story and rhyme session
9:30-10:00 all year
Adult Reading groups
1st and 3rd Tuesday every month 11:00-12:00
Adult craft session
1st Tuesday in every month 5:30-6:30
Pre school storytime
2.15-2.45 term time only
Adult reading group
2nd Thursday in every month
Coffee morning 10:00-12:00
NO OVER2U any more
10:00-11:00 once a month
Reading group for 11-15 year olds
2.00 – 3.00 Once a month
Reading group for ages 7-11