Exhibitions at the Beinecke Library

Individuals are always welcome to visit the Beinecke Library’s ground floor and mezzanine public exhibition areas, to see the building, permanent exhibitions, and varied special exhibitions throughout the year. An information sheet about the library’s history, mission, architecture, collection, and services is available at the security desk at the entrance and the special exhibitions can be enjoyed on a self-guided basis. Please go to the Visit page on the website for more detail on hours and related information.

1939 New York World's Fair. / Bridge of Tomorrow World’s Fairs and the Landscapes of the Modern Metropolis Tuesday, January 16, 2007 to Wednesday, May 30, 2007
Photograph of Frederick Knott The Perfect Thriller: Frederick Knott and Dial M for Murder Friday, January 12, 2007 to Friday, March 16, 2007
Portraits including Ericka Huggins, Warren Kimbro, Bobby G. Seale and George Sams Jr The Black Panthers Trial: Courtroom Sketches by Robert Templeton Wednesday, January 10, 2007 to Friday, March 16, 2007
Russian Graphic Art and the Revolution of 1905 Friday, September 15, 2006 to Monday, January 15, 2007
Margaret Anderson, editor of the Little Review "Making No Compromise": Margaret Anderson and the Little Review Sunday, October 1, 2006 to Friday, January 5, 2007
Taking Possession: Imperial Encounters and Re-encounters with Native Meso-America Friday, September 15, 2006 to Thursday, December 21, 2006
Ethiopic ms. scroll Medieval Manuscripts from Christian Communities in the Middle East Thursday, June 1, 2006 to Friday, September 29, 2006
Uncle Sam's panorama of Rip van Winkle and Yankee Doodle Breaking the Binding: Printing and the Third Dimension Monday, July 3, 2006 to Friday, September 29, 2006
Rachel Carson, circa 1962 Rachel Carson: The World and All the Wonder Monday, April 3, 2006 to Friday, June 30, 2006
Mozart Mozart Tuesday, January 17, 2006 to Friday, March 31, 2006



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Monday 10 am - 7 pm
Tuesday-Thursday 9 am - 7 pm
Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday (Exhibitions only) 12 pm - 5 pm
Sunday (Exhibitions only) 12 pm - 4 pm

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule