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Library Square

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Address: 350 West Georgia St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6B1, Canada
Phone Number: 604 331 3600
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11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 am

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Unusual design

Worth walking past here to admire the architecture of this unusual looking building. Quite impressive as it takes up an entire city block.

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 25, 2014
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Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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1,451 reviews 1,451 reviews
903 attraction reviews
783 helpful votes 783 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Worth walking past here to admire the architecture of this unusual looking building. Quite impressive as it takes up an entire city block.

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I stopped here for like an hour to grab a bite and enjoy the view beside the stairs with the fountains. Very relaxing, nice place to let your hair down before you go rush off to your touristy things again.

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Norman, Oklahoma, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We wanted to step in and see the architecture of the Library, and ended up finding several things to enjoy. We were able to benefit from buy one get one free pizza slices at the wedge right out side of the Library in the Library square. We also enjoyed a nice restroom, and a few moments to read. It was... More 

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Mission, Canada
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126 attraction reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Library Square is a neat little place to grab a coffee for a break from the library. The library itself is well worth a visit and handy to the downtown area for the washrooms!

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Vancouver, Canada
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63 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

The VPL just works well on all levels, and there are literally many levels to the building. It's just a class act with helpful well-informed librarians.

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Halfmoon Bay, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

It is beautiful architecture and bustling inside. Huge selection of books, lectures, seminars, etc. Coffee shop and bookstore.

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Vancouver, Canada
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

Wonderful service and incredible building design. A number of rooms to hold meetings, lectures or conferences.

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

Well pack a library of an old age design with who else but McDonald's right next door...great library, but the surrounding businesses are not so impressive...but then again, the library itself is if you like this type of architecture.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

This place is beautiful. Nice to make a quick visit. Inside the library also have many nice coffee shop for you to hang out.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

So nice to find a place to rest on a Fall afternoon. I find the Square is a little haven of green and peace in the midst of a rushing jungle of traffic, bikes and general noise!

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