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Wellington City Library

65 Victoria Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-801 4040
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A great rainy day activity for the kids!

With two young kids we spent several hours in the wonderful children's section enjoying reading... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2016
Bill C
Cairns, Australia
Thank you!

An incredibly helpful librarian at short notice helped me find members of my family I did not know... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2016
Preston, United Kingdom
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65 Victoria Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-801 4040
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Reviewed May 6, 2016

With two young kids we spent several hours in the wonderful children's section enjoying reading numerous children's stories. This is a very child oriented library.

Thank Bill C
Reviewed May 1, 2016

An incredibly helpful librarian at short notice helped me find members of my family I did not know existed. Both the staff and the facilities were superb! Thank you to those who helped me.

Thank vic9921
Reviewed April 25, 2016

I used the library for free computer access while I was in Wellington. The staff were very helpful and computer access was great.

Thank TravellingPal
Reviewed March 23, 2016

Lots of spaces to work with free wifi, large collection of books. Helpful staff for finding books. Some people seem to live there.

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

It's one of the largest libraries in New Zealand. I spent a lot of time doing research for my studies. The staff are helpful and for searching the newspaper archives online, you don't need to be a member. Once in a while, there are some...More

Thank Reza S
Reviewed March 21, 2016

Of all the libraries I've been a part of in the North Island this one is the most atmospheric and open plan with no dark niches or noisy areas - even the children's section is spacious.

Thank JoMc65
Reviewed March 20, 2016

This place is pretty well always busy....great facilities, friendly and helpful staff. Also has a café, creche area,nice clean toilets also citizen's advice and other charities have space there. Great for information, internet etc Close to tourist information place also. A good study space or...More

Thank benvonnag
Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

Strong wifi, cafe, centrally located. I would come back in a heartbeat. I spent about 4 hours here. Great on the 2nd level near the glass wall.

Thank VagabondLane
Reviewed February 7, 2016

I'm always blown away by the selection of books and can usually find something in the subject i'm looking for. This library is a peaceful place, you can grab a book and find a quiet spot to read, or hook into the wifi and seach...More

Thank 2015Loobyloo
Reviewed January 26, 2016 via mobile

Plenty to see, do or just peruse here. If you are not a fan of big open spaces check out the more local libraries in the burbs that have that more cosy feel.

Thank Jaszi3
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