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Brooklyn Public Library--Main Branch

Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-780-7700
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Ranked #31 of 115 Attractions in Brooklyn
Type: Libraries
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Brooklyn, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

It's only a library, and I wouldn't make a special trip there, BUT: if you're in Brooklyn and need a great library, or are in area anyway, the main branch is a joy in every way. It's housed in a beautiful Art Deco building which is meticulously maintained, has a big collection of books and other resources, is staffed with... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Great place to do just about anything! From reading books from the library, to reading your own books! Using wifi, or the librarys computers. Doing homework, or joining the programs. Even just having a good dmc with a friend. BPL is the place to go!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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55 reviews 55 reviews
11 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Took my 7yo to do his homework there. The library is very organized, clean and nice staff. Great to spend a few hours just reading and having a coffee - there is a little cafeteria inside.

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Oconto Falls, Wisconsin
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

when my class went there in 2007 with my choir trip we had the kindest people in the Brooklyn there the great

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011 via mobile

When your in the mood of relaxing just go over sit down open a good book and let yourself relax

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