San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Learn about Rob Wellington Quigley’s vision for the San Diego Central Library. Highlights include the Garden Courtyard, Lobby, Helen Price Reading Room, Sculpture Garden, Dome, and Special Event Spaces. Learn about the materials used and interior design used to make the San Diego Central Library an iconic civic building.
Starting June 4th to July 7th, 2016. The tour will include 30 minutes of an Architecture tour and 30 minutes of the First Folio exhibition from the Folger Shakespeare Library.
Meet in the Garden Courtyard in front of the Auditorium.
Parking at the Central Library @ Joan Λ Irwin Jacobs Common
Parking & Public Transportation
When & Where
San Diego Public Library Tours and Volunteers
San Diego Public Library
The San Diego Public Library serves over 1.3 million San Diego residents and operates a Central Library and 35 branches throughout the city of San Diego. Its mission is to inspire lifelong learning through connections to knowledge and each other. The new Central Library @ Joan Λ Irwin Jacobs Common, which opened on September 30, 2013, is San Diego’s new civic icon that embodies the city’s commitment to the future.