Contact Us

Castle Street
East Ayrshire
01290 550045

Opening Hours

Sunday: CLOSED
Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: 10.30am-1.40pm & 2.40pm-6pm
Wednesday: 10.30am-1pm & 2pm-6pm
Thursday: 1.30pm-4.40pm & 5.40pm-8pm
Friday: 10.30am-12.50 & 1.30pm - 4pm
Saturday: 10.30am-12.50pm & 1.30pm - 4pm

Burns House Museum and Library

Housed in Burns House Museum, the library offers a wide choice of books for all ages. It also provides fast safe computer use, internet and Wi-Fi access, printing/photocopying, eBooks - including magazines, comics & graphic novels, online catalogue - renew, reserve and search and information and advice.


There is a range of free events for children which includes

~Pop-Up activities for children every Saturday

Membership is free and open to everyone including visitors to East Ayrshire

Contact library for more information at the number opposite or



 Tuesdays          10.30am – 1.40pm, 2.40pm – 6pm

Wednesdays    10.30am – 1.40pm, 2.40pm – 6pm

Thursdays        1.30pm – 4.40pm, 5.40pm – 8pm

Fridays             10.30am – 12.50pm, 1.30pm – 4pm

Saturdays         10.30am – 12.50pm, 1.30pm – 4pm

Free Wi-Fi

Library members and visitors can use laptops, mobile device and phones to access free Wi-Fi at the library and museum.

This project is supported by the Scottish Government Public Library Improvement Fund


Public Car Park within 200m (approx.), Limited Disabled Access because of the cobbles and age of the building, Toilets