Abbeyleix Library

Opening Hours

Tuesday: 9:30am-1:30pm, 2:30pm-5:00pm

Wednesday: 9:30am-1:30pm, 2:30pm-5:00pm

Thursday: 9:30am-1:30pm, 2:30pm-7:30pm

Friday: 9:30am-1:30pm, 2:30pm-5:00pm

Saturday: 10:00am-2:00pm*

Closed on Saturday of Bank Holiday Weekend


Contact Details

Phone: 057 8730020


Address: Market House, Main Street, Abbeyleix, Co. Laois, R32 CY65


Some of our patrons might find this social story about the library (.pdf) useful before visiting our library.



Borrowing service for Adults, Teens and Children including fiction, non-fiction, DVDs, CDs, magazines

Daily Newspapers available

Study desks (subject to availability)

PC usage and Internet browsing available for Adults, Teens and Children

Printing, photocopying and scanning available including Click & Collect service – see details here:

Local History section

Art Gallery


Regular Events

Adult Book Club: Meets on the last Thursday of the month at 6pm to discuss the monthly book club pick.

Knitting Group: Meets every Tuesday morning at 11:30am. All levels of skill are welcome for tea and chats!

Junior Chess Club: Meets every Saturday morning at 10am. Test your logic skills and battle it out with other young chess enthusiasts!

For an up to date list of all upcoming library events, click here.


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