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Denver Public Library

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10 West 14th Parkway, Denver, CO 80204
+1 303-640-6200
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Art in the Library

The library is very beautiful and set up nicely. We went to the 5th floor to see the art work raved... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2016
Nancy8550
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Manlius, New York
The books are nice, but go for the art!

The Denver Art Museum is nice, but the best paintings are across the street at the Denver Public... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2016
Hiker01Cypress_CA
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Cypress, CA
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The largest library in the greater metro area is known for its books, photographs and maps about Denver's frontier history.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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10 West 14th Parkway, Denver, CO 80204
Downtown
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Reviewed October 19, 2016

The library is very beautiful and set up nicely. We went to the 5th floor to see the art work raved about by other travelers. We did enjoy see it along with other aspects of this library.

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Reviewed October 7, 2016

The Denver Art Museum is nice, but the best paintings are across the street at the Denver Public Library! And, the best painting at the Denver Art Museum is the one that is on loan from the Denver Public Library! In all seriousness, if you...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2016

Visit the 5th floor for very interesting exhibit on education through the years. All sorts of items are displayed in an easy to view manner.

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Reviewed September 27, 2016

This is a remarkable building that portrays its importance; view it from a block or 2 away and you just know that it is solid and important. It provides space to read, write, or study, where sunshine streams in through the wide windows; there is...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2016

This library has 7 floors, a cafe, an art gallery and conference rooms. There is an information desk where they give you a map to the library and offer suggestions about what rooms have the best view. And there are books. And a big red...More

Thank Alexandra T
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Reviewed September 14, 2016

Holy cow, this library is incredible! I took a good look around when I was visiting for the Public Library Association conference, and it is gorgeous. My two librarian friends and I were awestruck by the awesome things they have and do there! The building...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2016

The library is huge and lots of departments to appeal to any readers and/or researchers interests. The Staff is very helpful. Enjoyed my visits.

Thank Diane T
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Reviewed September 9, 2016

I'm a bit surprised by all the glowing reviews. Compared to libraries like Boston public, this really pales in comparison. I've been there a few times. The staff are very friendly, the facilities are great and modern, this is true. But, there's an entire section...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2016

I'm a former librarian, and still a junkie for visiting libraries whenever I can while I travel. What I've learned is that this public library in my home town of Denver is outstanding - and won an award for being so a number of years...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2016

A definite must-see if you travel to the Mile-High City! Numerous branches of the library can be found throughout the city. A beautiful and unique architectural find. Check online for what can be found at the library and plan a trip to visit the DPL...More

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I have no idea what volunteer opportunities are offered - I was a visitor from out of state
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