Tours

New Central Library Google 360 Tour

This online visual tour shows panoramic views of the Auditorium, Courtyard, 1st, 2nd, floor Pauline Foster Teen Center, 8th floor Helen Price Reading Room and Sullivan Family Baseball Research Center, and the 9th floor with the special event spaces, including the Shiley Special Events Suites and Qualcomm Dome Terrace.   https://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en-US&ll=32.708642,-117.153756&spn=0.000005,0.004128&sll=32.708817,-117.154242&layer=c& cid=1939771009330628390&panoid=hwUc8yad1dYAAAQJOM_Umg&cbp=13,281.84,,0,-31.75&gl=US&t=m&cbll=32.708642,-117.153756&z=19

3D Map and Highlights — Co-produced by the San Diego Public Library and the Union-Tribune

http://www.sandiego.gov/public-library/pdf/2013/nclbrochure.pdf

Central Library Floor-by-Floor Self-Guided Tour

http://www.sandiego.gov/public-library/pdf/2013/nclfloors.pdf

In Person Tours

  • In Person Tours
    • Regularly scheduled tours are available every Saturdays at 2 PM, sign up for tours here((registration is required).
    • Group tours of 11+ and specialized tours including art tours, architectural tours and green building tours are available by appointment only. To schedule a group tour, to cancel a tour or for other tour questions please contact librarytours@sandiego.gov