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The Curve

The Curve is Slough’s iconic library and cultural centre, right in the heart of the town. The Curve houses a library, café, gallery, Slough Museum, performance venue, community learning spaces, computer suites, exhibition space and the Register Office including a purpose built wedding room. Free Wi-Fi, two large lifts, toilet facilities on every floor including disabled toilets and baby change.

Due to current Covid 19 restrictions The Curve is operating reduced opening hours and services.

Please visit the individual service pages above for full details of the service you require and the Visit Us page.  This information is updated regularly so please check before you plan your visit.


Day Self Service
Opening Hours    
Full Service
Opening Hours    
Register Office
Opening Hours
Monday        9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-4.30pm
Tuesday        9am-7pm 9am-7pm 9am-4.30pm
Wednesday     9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-4.30pm
Thursday    9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-4.30pm
Friday          9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-4.30pm
Saturday      10am-5pm 10am-5pm Register Office Closed*
Sunday        Library closed Library closed Register Office Closed*

*Except weddings by appointment ONLY (more information on weddings and the Register Office)

Please note public access during the first hour of opening is to the ground floor only. This includes self service borrowing and returning books, and access to public computers and printing.