Rowntree Park Lodge, Richardson Street, York YO23 1JU
Tel: 01904 551 489
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Opening Times


Monday 9am to 4pm

Tuesday 9am to 4pm

Wednesday 9am to 4pm

Thursday 9am to 4pm

Friday 9am to 4pm

Saturday 9am to 4pm

Sunday 9am to 4pm

All our libraries and reading cafes will be closed from 2pm on the afternoon of Wednesday 20 March for an all staff conference except Rowntree Park reading cafe which will be open 9am-4pm.

Rowntree Park reading cafe will be open as usual over the Easter weekend.

All libraries will be closed Good Friday 29 Easter Sunday 31 and Easter Monday 1 April. Saturday 30 March all libraries are open as normal expect New Earswick which will be closed. Our reading cafes at Rowntree Park, Hungate and Homestead Park will remain open as usual.




An Explore Reading Cafe surrounded by nature and with lovely views of Rowntree Park our cafe is a vibrant family friendly space.
We serve breakfast and home cooked food daily. Our menu is seasonal and we use fresh locally sourced ingredients wherever possible.

Rowntree Park Cafe also offers a full library service including lots of books to borrow and we also issue York Cards and we run a variety of activities throughout the year so just turn up and join in.

Special events and private parties are also available in our beautiful community cafe.

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Manager: Marcin Michno

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