Henry Miller Library

48603 Hwy. 1
Big Sur, CA 93920- Map It
(831) 667-2574

AAA Editor Notes

Henry Miller Library is s. on SR 1. The library is in the former home of author Henry Miller's longtime friend, Emil White, in a meadow surrounded by redwood trees. Miller, a Big Sur resident 1944-62, wrote several works while living along the rugged Pacific coast. The library staff serve as docents, showing visitors Miller's works, a collection of his artwork and videos about the writer. Diverse musical artists from Philip Glass to Arcade Fire and Patti Smith have performed here. A full schedule of workshops and art exhibitions take place on the library's grounds. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Hours: Library open daily 11-6. Phone ahead to confirm concert and special event dates.