José Vasconcelos Library

Local nameBiblioteca Vasconcelos
LocationCuahutémoc, Mexico City

Mexico City's Biblioteca Vasconcelos, also known as Biblioteca Vasconcelos or else la Biblioteca Vasconcelos or la Vasconcelos and labeled by the press as the Megabiblioteca, is a library in the downtown area of Mexico City. It was dedicated to José Vasconcelos, the philosopher and former presidential candidate and former president of the National Library of Mexico. The library is spread across 38,000 square metres and had an initial planned cost of 954 million pesos.

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Opening hours

Daily: 8:30 am - 7:30 pm

More information and contact


Official website


Phone +52 (01 55) 91 57 28 00

Address Eje 1 Norte s/n esq. Aldama, Col. Buenavista, Del. Cuauhtémoc, México D.F., C.P. 06350

Coordinates 19°26'50.74" N -99°9'3.181" E

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