Opening Jun 07, 2018 15 Years of Picturing Books Oliver Jeffers

Planning Your Visit


Admission is always free, including ArtWalk and Family Fun Saturdays.

Please check our current and upcoming events schedule before planning your trip.

Book your School Tour

Hour-long guided school tours with instructed art activity are offered on Tuesday and Thursday mornings for elementary grades during exhibitions.

Contact Sandi Rainwater, Education and Programming Director, at to schedule a school tour for your class.

Directions & Hours

The National Center for
Children's Illustrated Literature
102 Cedar Street
Abilene, TX 79601
  • Monday closed
  • Bookstore open Tues - Sat 10am - 4pm
  • Sunday closed