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Library Square

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Very cool architecture here in the heart of Vancouver

The square is just out front of the main entrance to the library. It is fairly large and perhaps... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Houston, Texas
Yeah for reading!!

It's a library that looks like a Roman coliseum. It's not really a huge attraction on its own, but... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Barney A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The square is just out front of the main entrance to the library. It is fairly large and perhaps things happen here during certain times of the year I think because it would be a great place for that. Sort of looks like the Colosseum...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

It's a library that looks like a Roman coliseum. It's not really a huge attraction on its own, but recommend it if you want to go inside and do some quiet reading.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Barney A
Reviewed January 9, 2019

Think of a modern Roman coliseum in the heart of the city, and now picture that it is a library. Not only is the Library Square beautiful from the outside, but it is spectacular inside as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank markltennis
Reviewed December 16, 2018

This library is amazingly beautiful. Very special architecture sort of like a roman coliseum. You have thousands of books inside of all topics. There are also some coffee shops downstairs.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Rosansashida
Reviewed December 11, 2018

In the centre of town with a gorgeous garden on the roof. Great place to read and relax. The small cafes in the library give a comfortable resting place and good coffee break

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 15ann250
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

I love books, therefore, libraries in general are a very comfortable place to me. However the central branch has a special place in my heart. Besides being beautiful inside out, you can find any book there, magazines and even movies. The library offers space to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Thata P
Reviewed November 26, 2018

Great place meet friends or to sit and people watch or relax while eating one of the many delicious takeaway options close by.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank vikj0n
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Meet up with some friends for Sunday roast and drinks and this place didn't disappoint. Good food, good drinks, and Jake was a gent with a great beard. Recommended

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alexander L
Reviewed October 30, 2018

I personally loved its architecture, just like some old roman arena, I love the snacks and specially its coffee.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ruchi_smile
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

Really fun architecture modeling the Roman coliseum with a large green area that is great for pictures! Yet there is also a beautiful library inside that should be seen. Make time in your trip for his Vancouver gem:)

Date of experience: October 2018
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Hello Moonglow, The most expensive parking is near the Vancouver Convention Centre. It's $6 an hour near Cordova and Burrard streets. It's $7 an hour at the nearby EasyPark lot. that's the price approximately in most areas... More