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Address: Dobra 56/66, Warsaw 00-312, Poland
Phone Number: +48 22 55 25 178
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More than just books, it is a superb building with beautiful gardens all around

Placed behind the University campus, close to the river Wisla, is the Library of the University. A really architectonial interesting building, which shouldt be seen. And then a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Placed behind the University campus, close to the river Wisla, is the Library of the University. A really architectonial interesting building, which shouldt be seen. And then a stroll through the gardens, not at least the roof garden, that is just marvolous. Cafe on the spot with small dishes and coffee, tea and soft drinks (no alcoholic drinks there). From... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Innovative, easy to reach, very nice to be in, easy to communicate, all needed modern facilities, multicultural & international

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

The Library of University of Warsaw is not only a place for academic excellence, it is also a living example of Polish aesthetic brilliance. This monument has several historical attachments and even after the world war attacks, still remains as one of the richest sources of knowledge to the Polish and the world. The unique display of different world languages... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Even it wasn't summer yet the rooftop garden was worth of visiting! I'm so glad our local host showed us this Very pleasant place to spend some time.

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Warsaw, Poland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

it's a good place to spend a hot, sunny, spring afternoon there, reading a good book. the building itself is quite raw and rough in my opinion, but it's good to be there at least once ;)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Looking for nice restaurant, bowling, coffee, repairing your iPhone or iPad ..."million" books, hundreds students and interesting architecture.

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

What other library has a park on its roof? What other building do you know of that has a park on its roof? The views and atmosphere is great. The roof aside - the architectural features of the Library makes it one of the most beautiful buildings in Poland. This is a landmark building that if you have time to... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Beautiful, modern and original park. Perfect for relaxing and viewing the Warsaw's skyline from above.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Well worth seeing (right next to Hula Kula bowling) at any time during the year when it's open. The view is truly fantastic!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Go to the rooftop through the green gates just outside the university - it's got one of the best views of the city!

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