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Ogunquit Memorial Library

Address: 166 Shore Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907
Phone Number: 207-646-9024
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Ranked #7 of 11 Attractions in Ogunquit
Type: Architectural Buildings, Libraries, Traveler Resources, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Libraries, Traveler Resources, Sights & Landmarks

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Vermont
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 NEW

Gem of a old fashioned library. Usually a book sale in the summer where you can find some great hardcovers

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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

If you find yourself in Ogunquit, drop into the Ogunquit Memorial Library. It's a step back into history. A beautiful building both inside and out. Well worth a visit!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

It was a small but wonderful library and the outside was made of great stones and looked very warm and inviting , so we chose to go in and were glad we did.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

great collection of local books and photos and paintings, comfortable chairs, current newspapers, and, of course, lots of fiction and non-fiction. Nice place to stop in and read.

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Lincoln, Rhode Island
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

2 rooms, adorable building, limited seating and hours open but very nice. always has an on going book/video sale.

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Maine
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We dodged into the library to escape an October downpour -- and because my wife, a librarian, enjoys visiting other libraries. Despite the fact that it was 20 minutes before closing time on a Saturday (Extra credit: This library is open until 5 p.m. Saturday), the librarian greeted us warmly and told us a bit about the building, the town... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This is a charming little library in a charming little town. Worth a quick visit. It has a lot of old books and it is a quick walk from the town.

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Boulder City, NV
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56 reviews 56 reviews
14 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

In a beautiful stone (church-like) bldg, built in late 1880's, two main rooms. I believe they do not use computer technology (but do have wifi available), so it was like stepping back into a library in the 1940's, complete with card catalogs. Definitely worth a visit!

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ocala, florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Love this building!!!!! Great selections to choose from and the staff is always willing to help. This is quite an asset for Ogunquit

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Montreal
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This place is filled with good old and new books. Worth a read ! After we salute the librarian, she said right away "there's no restrooms here". Very inviting : we were coming for the books and didin't ask a thing. She seemed tired to see quiet tourists.

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