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Northern Territory Library

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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A hidden gem

We went into the rather forbidding Parliament house for a look and discover an excellent cafe and... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Sydney, Australia
Best way to get a quick handle on what Darwin and the Territory are all about

A variety of displays covers all aspects of Territory life from indigenous beginnings to the... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
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Northern Territory Library is the Territory’s answer to a State Library. Located in Darwin, our iconic building offers library users a cool, comfortable space to learn and relax.We provide free internet and information technology to heighten the...more
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Parliament House Darwin | Cnr Bennett St & Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

We went into the rather forbidding Parliament house for a look and discover an excellent cafe and the state library which were very helpful with enquiries. The was a relativily small display of the history of Darwin which was so informative.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Whitehavengirl43
Reviewed August 11, 2018

A variety of displays covers all aspects of Territory life from indigenous beginnings to the present. A really neat feature is a tiny cinema set up like a bus showing a selection of short films about Darwin and the Northern Territory over the years. No...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kwhitelhmm
Reviewed July 31, 2018

This was a grand experience to walk through Parliament House foyer to the library. At present the Darwin historic display on the ground floor is very well presented. This was an excellent hour, finishing up with refreshments at the Speakers Corner Cafe.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pierre664
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Could have stayed here for ages. My grandson has his very own library card and couldn't wait to show me all his favorite displays and books.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank madfish2016
Reviewed July 20, 2018

This library has everything you need, a lot of public computers for 1h free usage per session and you can ask for more time, every session you have 20 printouts for free, enough spots to charge your own devices. The AC could be a bit...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank steve123533
Reviewed July 13, 2018

The Library is very good. All amenities are just so good. Being so new, I guess everything is the latest technology. When we were there earlier today it was quite busy and oh so quiet. Very well done.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Barry T
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Parliament House is an impressive building with magic views of Darwin harbour. Enjoy a coffee /food at Speakers Corner. Looking for a book on the Northern Territory, our 70+ friend read a book as a teenager and has been trying to find it again, he...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mary P
Reviewed December 4, 2017

The staff are very helpful. It is free to order books. Lovely environment. Easy check in and out of books.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Sue R
Reviewed October 22, 2017

The library is freely open for all locals and tourists. A lot of books and computers to access. Beside, it's cheap to print documents.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank linhvu9x
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Needed to do some printing and this was the nearest library. Absolutely amazed that the library was within this beautiful government building. Even has a gift shop! Staff so helpful - well worth a look.

Date of experience: September 2017
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