Events and activities in Leeds

Owl lantern at the British Library's Light Night Leeds 2021 installation. Credit: Abbie Jennings

Enjoy cultural and learning activities in and around Leeds.

For more than 50 years our Boston Spa site in Yorkshire has been home to 70% of our collection, employing nearly 600 staff.

Today we’re working with local people and partners to open up our collections through new events and learning activities in Leeds following the announcement of funding to establish a major new public space in Leeds

LEEDS 2023: A citywide festival

We’re partnering with LEEDS 2023 to celebrate the city’s culture and creativity. Organisations across the city will offer unique creative experiences throughout the year. Join us as we embrace everything the city has to offer.

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Image credit: Abbie Jennings.