Gray's Inn

Opening Hours

During legal terms

The Library is normally open 9am to 8pm Monday to Friday.

Saturday openings

One of the four Inn libraries is open from 10:00 to 17:00 every Saturday during legal terms.

Members of any of the Inns are welcome to use the library that is open on a Saturday. 


  • 12 January Lincoln's Inn
  • 19 January Middle Temple
  • 26 January Gray's Inn


  • 2 February Inner Temple
  • 9 February Lincoln's Inn
  • 16 February Middle Temple
  • 23 February Gray's Inn


  • 2 March Inner Temple
  • 9 March Lincoln's Inn
  • 16 March Gray's Inn
  • 23 March Middle Temple
  • 30th March Inner Temple

For a full list of Saturday openings, see the Saturday Openings Rota 2018-19 (PDF)

Outside legal terms

From August to mid-September we are open from 9:00 to 17:00 Monday to Friday

We do not open on bank holidays or over the Christmas period and occasionally need to close early for special events, such as Call.

Closures are advertised here, as well as on the website calendar, and through our Facebook and Twitter pages.

Christmas opening hours

For full details of the Library's Christmas opening hours, please see the Inn Libraries Christmas Opening Hours 2018-19 (PDF).

Upcoming closures

Details of upcoming closures can be found on the Find Us page.