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Great building, technology, and colection.

As worth visiting as the Denver museum of art if you’re a book lover. The public art is great. They... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pen1
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Dexter, Michigan
A place where the homeless roam

The size of this library is very impressive what is not impressive is the number of homeless that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
debcar7
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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The largest library in the greater metro area is known for its books, photographs and maps about Denver's frontier history.
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10 West 14th Parkway, Denver, CO 80204
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As worth visiting as the Denver museum of art if you’re a book lover. The public art is great. They also have a friends of the library book store.

Thank pen1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The size of this library is very impressive what is not impressive is the number of homeless that seem to take up residency during the daytime. I think that the security guy that was sitting just inside the entrance should keep these people moving. I'm...More

Thank debcar7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of local dopeheads hanging around both outside and some inside this magnificent library.Big mistake Denver making marijuana legal

Thank nedrow5791
Reviewed 17 September 2018

While the general genealogy and history collection is in the Central branch, specific resources and an extensive exhibit on Denver and American West African American history are housed in the Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library located on the second floor at 2401 Welton Street in...More

Thank Rbj2040
Reviewed 9 September 2018

With the ability to download books, there's less motivation to visit the library. The architecture is interesting and it adds to the downtown landscape.

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Reviewed 5 September 2018

The library is beautiful, but the day we were there, there had to be over 75 homeless people - many young people - camped out on the lawn, and many use the library as a refuge, and to wash up in. It's a sad situation...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Impressive building and an impressive range of services-beyond books-offered to the public. I took a mini break here while exploring the area and I enjoyed the atmosphere.

Thank CaptainXBriggs
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

A beautiful building from the outside and inside. Locals say it is one of the used libreries in the United States. Do not miss the 7th floor in which you have a nice display of art and the meeting room on edge of this floor...More

Thank menachemle
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Amazing Library, we wnet there because of a Geo cache and ended up exploring their amazing children department. Little one took some time to relax and play around. The building itself is worth the visit.

Thank mariovanleeuwen
Reviewed 17 August 2018

be sure to check out the wonderful children's services and the great front desk staff. we have always parked on the street or in a nearby public parking structure.

Thank Watersprite91
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I have no idea what volunteer opportunities are offered - I was a visitor from out of state
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