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Liverpool Central Library

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Neighbourhood: Central Liverpool
As featured in My guide to my city and 2 other guides
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Address: Central Library William Brown Street, Liverpool L3 8EW, England
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+44 151 233 3069
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Liverpool Central Library

Really interestuing place to visit. It has been refurbished a couple of years ago and the money was well spent.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Wirral
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really interestuing place to visit. It has been refurbished a couple of years ago and the money was well spent.

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Whilst visiting the Walker Art Gallery spotted the library building next door which looked a similar style of Victorian architecture and a bit gloomy and went in.... WOW!!! And WOW again. What an amazing new interior skilfully presented behind a n old facade. 4 floors of heaven if you like books and all aspects of media. Colourful, welcoming ,easy access,and... More 

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Thank Nancy C
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a fantastic place to visit, the library has everything you need under one roof. They even have fantastic entertainment for children at half term, very good.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From the riddle on the pavement as you approach the front door, to the modern, airy and imaginative atrium, to the lovely children's reading room, to the formal reading room, it is an inviting and fun place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely stunning library. It has been beautifully modernised and is great for young children. Very family friendly.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is the largest library I have been in, lots of floors. As you walk in, look up, it is very impressive.

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Thank Martin R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You like to visit Libraries this is one of the most beautiful ones. With a huge architecture and space.

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Thank Thiago C
Herstmonceux, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This building is absolutely no-joke gorgeous. The sheer number of books all around you will fill you with joy. Even more exciting: there is a beautiful rooftop patio which was THE highlight of my brief stay in Liverpool. You can see so far! If you are a book worm, English Major, reader, or even if you hate books - you... More 

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Knock, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful place, visited the new and old librarys such a contrast of internal architecture. Staff were very helpful too.

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to the library several times since August 2016 and each time I have experience something new and exciting. It is a lovely place for children with a specially developed children's library with its own stage. I went to one of the half term events with my children to see a magician and they loved it! The Picton... More 

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