Folger Shakespeare Library
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|O V E R V I E W|
|Facility:||Folger Shakespeare Library|
|Description:||Home to the world's largest and finest collection of Shakespeare materials and to major collections of other rare Renaissance books, manuscripts, and works of art, the Folger serves a wide audience of researchers, visitors, teachers, students, families, and theater- and concert-goers.
The Folger is a world-renowned research center on Shakespeare and on the early modern age in the West. Its conservation lab is a leading innovator in the preservation of rare materials. Its well-known public programs include plays, concerts, literary readings, family activities, and exhibitions, as well as numerous K-12 and college programs for students and teachers.
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|Address 1:||201 East Capitol Street, SE|
|V I S I T I N G I N F O|
|Hours:||Public: Open 10am to 5pm Monday through Saturday
Reading Room: 8:45am to 4:45pm Monday through Friday and 9am to noon and 1pm to 4:30pm Saturday
Closed all federal holidays
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