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National Library of Singapore

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Address: 100 Victoria Street, Singapore 188064, Singapore
Phone Number: +65 6332 3255
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The library was located near my hotel and it was free to enter! Worth it to just to in and have a wander if you enjoy free air con and a break from shopping.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The library was located near my hotel and it was free to enter! Worth it to just to in and have a wander if you enjoy free air con and a break from shopping.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We were extremely impressed with the library. It felt great to be able to walk in unhindered and see the impressive collection of books , newspapers and other periodicals. It looked like a wonderful place to spend half a day or even a day. The children's section is very well decorated and would definitely be attractive to mother's and children.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

Nice place to read quietly, and time drifts by without you noticing it. Wide variety of books too, and very well equipped with facilities, clean and well organised.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

This is located at Bugis area, near City Hall. Its the main library building, and it has a comprehensive collection of over 600,000 books that will appeal to audiences from children to adults who have specialised interest. Its spread out over many floors, so its rather spacious. At the top of the building, there's also an auditorium. If you can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The library is a 16-storey, two-block development situated in the city's Civic District. The blocks are linked by skybridges on every floor. It houses two libraries, the Central Public Library in Basement 1 and the Lee Kong Chian Reference Library from Levels 7 to 13. It also houses the Drama Centre from Levels 2 to 5. On the 16th floor,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We enjoyed our visit to the library. The outside gardens on higher floors had good views across the local area and it was interesting to see a small exhibition. As a public library it is free to enter and you can move about this quiet building without interruption. There are good lifts if you have mobility issues and it is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

The Singapore Library is an awesome public resource. Being a traveller to Singapore, I love the fact that it is open to anyone and everyone who cares to walk in, without requiring membership or registration. I've also found myself in Singapore on research and fact-finding missions before, and the Library has served as an excellent place for reference on several... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

This library opens everyday until 9 p.m. What's better than that? After you feel your feet tired already, you can simply sit in this cool library and have fun reading some interesting books here. There are many choices of books here. I read some Japanese manga, some Marvel comics, and Personal Finance for dummies. I visited this place on one... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Honestly its just another library. We have many libraries around Singapore called Singapore public library. These places are for people to borrow books or read books there. If you want see library with cooler design or the more unusual ones. You can visit 5 different polytechnic (college) in Singapore. According to my friends from other colleges, my college which is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Wow! This is my expression once I reached. Really like the atmosphere and lots of books!!! There are also many discussion rooms to be used. Hope to have more chances to explore here.

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Address: Address: 100 Victoria Street, Singapore 188064, Singapore
Phone Number: +65 6332 3255
Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore

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