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Cleveland Public Library

325 Superior Ave, Cleveland, OH 44114
216 623 2800
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Ranked #16 of 81 attractions in Cleveland
Type: Libraries
Most recent review
- Jul 19, 2014
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Westlake, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

If you are looking for something free and cool to do go visit the library. Even if you don't need to check out a book it is something to see. The chess collection is so interesting and the architecture and hanging artwork is stunning. I am local but have taken my kids there just to tour the building and take... More

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Gloucestershire, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

One of our party had a particular interest in the public library and had it not been for that, we would have missed seeing this gem of a building which contains some real treasures. In common with many public libraries in the USA, there is a rich collection of art which is accessible to all. Librarians and other staff were... More

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Gates Mills, Ohio
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Not only does this building have everything under the sun to read, but it also offers visitors lunchtime lectures and special exhibits. I find the architecture of this building fascinating, especially the murals. This is a great place to spend a few hours any time of the year. I like to go to the Cleveland Public Library on a hot... More

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Chesapeake, Virginia, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

…..of grants available to people all over the world. Drenched in nostalgia and history. Well worth any walk through. Anyone not appreciating books will after visiting this site.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Cleveland library is a great place to go and look at books. The architecture is also amazing. You could spend hours there at a time.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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28 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Such a beautiful building, and like others have said, hardly anyone is ever around. We love to stop by when we are in public square just to look at the beautiful architecture. It's worth a stop if you're in the area just to look around.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

I was here for an art display. Combined with live music, the Cleveland Public Library turned this Saturday into a Satisfyday! I even met up with one of our US Senators and strolled the streets of Cleveland with him and his wife after the show!!

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Cleveland OH
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The downtown branch of the Cleveland Public Library is housed in two connected buildings, surrounding a small but fun/whimsical reading garden with sculptures. The old building is a fabulous space. The Special Collections Room is great.

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Akron, Ohio
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3 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Everytime my husband and I come here, I feel like the only person on earth! There are hardly any visitors here, and this library is unbelievably awesome! This probably isn't the first place on any tourists agenda to visit, but if you love books and appreciate rare finds, you NEED to come here! It will really surprise you.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I get all my DVD's through here. Put 'em on hold and get them when they come in. Libraries Rock!!! If you like to read they rock even more!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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