Armstrong Browning
Library and Museum
The Armstrong Browning Library is a research center and museum dedicated to the study of the lives and works of Victorian poets Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning and houses the world’s largest collection of Browning material and other fine collections of rare 19th-century books, manuscripts, and works of art.
Come Visit!


After being closed through the spring and summer to the public, the Armstrong Browning Library is once again open to all visitors, Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Until further notice, we will be closed on Saturdays.
Research & Instruction
The Armstrong Browning Library’s highly focused collections of 19th-century materials are available for research and use in classes.
Use our Facility
The Armstrong Browning Library, especially the striking McLean Foyer of Meditation, is the site of numerous university events, varying in nature from lectures, conferences, concerts, and recitals to portraits and weddings.
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