We strive to foster a life-long love of reading, and to connect children with the arts, technology, and each other in ways that will enrich their lives and help realise their dreams.

We offer something for everyone with our unique programmes.


Abu Dhabi Children’s Library is now closer than ever! Discover new books and something fun to read every day at our online e-Library where you can also access a world of multimedia and extensive resources. Explore our video library for bite-sized sessions of our interactive programmes and enjoyable activities.



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With more than 70 programmes on offer, there’s something for children of every age!


Plan Your Visit

The Children’s Library is now open for borrowing books. For safety reasons, please note that only parents will be allowed to visit the library. While programmes and reading on the premises are not allowed as yet, you may come along and borrow and return books using your child’s library card.

Children’s Library, Cultural Foundation
Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Street
Al Hosn – Abu Dhabi

THU, SAT, SUN, MON: 12 PM – 5 PM
FRI: 2 PM – 7 PM


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