Punjab Public Library

Qasim Khan Lahore

Punjab Public Library, Lahore, was established on 8 November 1884 of the lieutenant governor of the Punjab, in the Home General Department. It has been registered under the Societies Registration Act of 1860.

The library began operations in the Baradari Wazir Khan, an imperial building of great historical importance built by Nawab Wazir Khan, the governor of Lahore, during Emperor Shahjahan’s reign with the assistance of the government of the Punjab