National Lockdown

Roadmap for reintroducing in-person library services. Services may differ per library. Learn more on our Covid-19 updates page.

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Braunton Library is a popular and vibrant community space open six days a week, with volunteers running the library on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The library is alive with regular groups such as Lego Club, Wii Club, Bounce and Rhyme, story time, knit, craft and natter, a monthly film club, colouring and coffee plus extra children’s craft sessions in the holidays, all held within the dedicated children’s library.

The library also holds author visits, IT sessions, reading groups for adults and children as well as schemes like Book Track and Book Crawl. The library regularly updates displays and information to help visitors find new and interesting books, audiobooks, DVD’s, large print books.

The library is fully accessible and has a small pay and display car park next door.


  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and Wi-Fi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Self-service machines
  • Home library service
  • Meeting room available

Temporary opening hours

Mon 10:00 - 13:00
  14:00 - 18:00
Tue Closed
Wed 10:00 - 13:00
Thu Closed
Fri 10:00 - 13:00
  14:00 - 17:00
Sat 10:00 - 13:00

Choose and Collect for families

To use our new free of charge ‘Choose and Collect’ service telephone or email the library, we will select your children's books and you can collect them from the library entrance at a pre-arranged time.

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Opening hours:

Mon 10:00 - 18:00
Tue 14:00 - 17:00*
Wed 10:00 - 13:00
Thu 09:00 - 13:00*
Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Sat 10:00 - 13:00


* 'Library Extra' sessions hosted by library volunteers.  The full range of library services may not be available during this time

Contact us:

Sarah Bushell

Email: Braunton Library
Tel: 01271 812808

Find us:

Braunton Library
Chaloners Road
EX33 2ES