About Us


The Bay City Public Library connects residents of Matagorda County with information, technology, ideas and experiences to provide enjoyment, enrich lives and strengthen our community. The library has been serving Bay City and surrounding areas since 1912.


The Bay City Library is a hub of its own where readers of all ages and young writers gather.  The library has Wi-Fi and offers book clubs, a genealogy room, Children's Storytime, computers connected to the internet and teen services such as the Teen Zone and a Teen Writing Club.  


View 100 years of history of the Bay City Public Library.

Children's Activities

1912 Bay City Library
08-21-1929 Story Hour