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rare and dazzling gem for booklovers & photographers

We happened upon this library's Sala Lettura almost by accident. What a delight! Frescos and rare... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
jerseyjazz
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New Jersey
Historical library

Usually we don't visit libraries. But this one is something differrent. The staircase, the frescoes... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
545medva
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Budapest, Hungary
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Aug 13, 2018
“rare and dazzling gem for booklovers & photographers”
Nov 7, 2017
“Historical library”
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

We happened upon this library's Sala Lettura almost by accident. What a delight! Frescos and rare books galore (behind mesh doors and in display cases). Photo buffs will have a field day. You can take photos as long as you don't disturb the readers and...More

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Reviewed November 7, 2017

Usually we don't visit libraries. But this one is something differrent. The staircase, the frescoes and in the reading rooms also the paintings are wonderful.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

I love going to Queriniana to study, it's a really calm and quite place where concentrating is really easy. Unfortunately the personnel is awful ... If you ask them a question they always answer you really rudely, even for little things such as the closing...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2016

Very nice old library ! Nice ceilings ! Small and quiet rooms ! Nice to visit even in ten minutes ! Some old drawings on the entrance wall

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Reviewed January 15, 2016

This is a wonderful place to work - a beautifully frescoed eighteenth-century space with an amazing book collection.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed May 31, 2012

Located in center of the city Biblioteca Queriniana (public Library Queriniana) it has an enormous amount of books and a fast system for rental (all the request are made via pc). The palace is amazing, you can see the affreschi and the old rooms floors....More

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