The outdoor library set up in the courtyard next to the Cathedral (Rue Notre Dame) is open to all: reading enthusiasts, locals, visitors to the city and passers-by. Make yourself comfortable under the majestic tree that dominates this peaceful hideaway and enjoy a book, magazine or newspaper. There is a wide selection of books has for all ages! A plethora of day-time and evening readings are held here.

Theme nights, book readings and a cosy space for reading

Entry is free and reservations are not required, but capacity is limited.

When and where


From 16 August to 3 September 2023.


Open every day – except Monday – from 11:00 to 18:00, and selected evenings.


Courtyard next to the Cathedral (on Rue Notre-Dame).

2023 programme

Full details will be published in due course.

How to get there

  • Bus
    • AVL lines 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 13, 14, 18, 19 and 22: "Roosevelt" stop
    • AVL lines 19 and 31: "Cathédrale" stop
  • Vel'OH!
    • "Gëlle Fra"