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Library Hours, Directions & Contact Info


Contact • Hours • Location & Directions ParkingHoliday Closings • Inclement Weather Policy

Contact Information

Thomas Balch Library Main Desk: 703-737-7195

If you have a reference question or research request, please use our online form.


Our hours vary according to the following schedule:







10am-5pm 10am-8pm


10am-5pm 10am-5pm 11am-4pm 1pm-5pm

Location & Directions

Thomas Balch Library is located at 208 West Market Street, Leesburg, Virginia.

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Downtown Leesburg Parking with Thomas Balch LibraryLimited parking (18 spaces) is available free of charge at the rear of Thomas Balch Library. The Town Hall Parking Garage, approximately two blocks east of the library, is at 25 West Market Street. The first hour is free with a maximum charge of $5.00 per day. Parking is free on weekends, holidays, and after 5:00pm on weekdays.







Holiday Closings

Thomas Balch Library will be closed to the public on the following holidays:

Date Holiday
Friday, July 4 - Sunday, July 6, 2014 Independence Day holiday
Saturday, August 30 - Monday, September 1, 2014 Labor Day holiday
Saturday, October 11 - Monday, October 13, 2014 Columbus Day holiday
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 Veterans Day holiday
Wednesday, November 26 (offices open) - Sunday, November 30, 2014 Thanksgiving holiday
Wednesday, December 24 (offices open half day) - Sunday, December 28, 2014 Christmas holiday
Wednesday, December 31 (offices open half day) - Thursday, January 1, 2015 New Year's Day holiday
Saturday, January 17 - Monday, January 19, 2015 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday
Saturday, February 14 - Monday, February 16, 2015 Presidents Day holiday
Saturday, April 4 - Sunday, April 5, 2015 Easter holiday
Saturday, May 23 - Monday, May 25, 2015 Memorial Day holiday

Inclement Weather Policy

This page will  be updated with special closing-related information. Thomas Balch Library and the Town of Leesburg follow the Loudoun County's inclement weather policy for government offices (not public schools).


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