The Library of Congress Pavilion features a variety of interactive family-centered activities about the importance of lifelong literacy, cultural preservation, and preserving digital culture. At the National Book Festival, visitors have the opportunity to learn about the reading programs and resources in libraries across the country. Representatives from every state and territory welcome families and children interested in that state's writers and reading programs.
Dates and Times
September 21-22, 2013
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Sunday, noon to 5:30 p.m.
National Book Festival Location
National Mall, between 9th streets and 14th Sts.
The closest Metro stations are Archives/Navy Memorial, Smithsonian, and L'Enfant Plaza. See a map of the National Mall.
2013 National Book Festival AuthorsTo Be Announced
For more information, visit the Library of Congress website.