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Perth Cultural Centre
The State Library is located in the Perth Cultural Centre, Northbridge, between Francis Street and the James Street Mall. The Library is next to the Western Australian Museum and the Art Gallery of WA. It is within walking distance of the main city shopping and business districts. Entry to the Library is via James Street or Francis Street.
The Library is a short walk north of the Perth Railway Station and the Wellington Street Bus Station. Blue CAT buses travel close to the building with stops in Beaufort, Aberdeen and William Streets.
24 hour undercover parking is available directly beneath the building in the No 11 Perth City Council Car Park. Entrance to the carpark is from Francis Street. You can find information on alternative parking in Northbridge and the City of Perth.
Bus parking is available on Beaufort Street (Museum side) or along Francis Street. Contact the City of Perth on (08) 9461 3885 for further information.
Bicycle racks are available at the front of the building.