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Willard Library

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21 N 1st Ave, Evansville, IN 47710-1294
+1 812-425-4309
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A nice visit

If you like to go to interesting landmark buildings this is good stop for you. Beautiful setting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peggy D
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Definitely exquisite

The interior of this library is breathtaking. I would love to have a public library like this in my... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2017
treasureseekermth633
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Louisville, Kentucky
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21 N 1st Ave, Evansville, IN 47710-1294
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like to go to interesting landmark buildings this is good stop for you. Beautiful setting and a nice stroll inside on a hot summer day. Take the family and see this gem.

Thank Peggy D
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

The interior of this library is breathtaking. I would love to have a public library like this in my city. There are many warm, inviting places to read and study. The friendly library staff know they have a unique gem and are more than willing...More

2  Thank treasureseekermth633
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

They were great to help my usi class research topics for their paperd and presentations.they pulled items they thought would be of interest for us ahead of time.

Thank jane v
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Willard Library is a very old library, and you can feel that history as soon as you walk in the door. If you have time, I definitely recommend stopping by just to look around even if you aren't able to apply for a library card....More

Thank Lauren L
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Here you will find very helpful staff members. The Library is distinctive for its extensive genealogy holdings and for books not often found in the Evansville public library system. Note the architecture and be sure to inquire about the ghost. This library gets a huge...More

Thank don c
Reviewed January 28, 2017

This is another of the historic buildings in our city. While not being as fancy as the newer libraries about town, they have a lot to offer.

Thank cfile2017
Reviewed January 18, 2017

The library is cool for many reasons, one of them for genealogy, It takes more time to locate information at times but it sure beats paying for information over the Internet. Finding ones relatives could and should be fun. The architecture of the building is...More

1  Thank staycationer
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful design both inside and out. The staff was lovely and very knowledgeable. Unfortunately, no ghost sightings for our trip. But still a wonderful stop none the less.

Thank LemieJo
Reviewed October 18, 2016

It was a quiet and helpful library. We were welcomed as we came in. They had everything that we were looking for. If they did not have it they said they would order it in for me. I love that they have have all the...More

Thank Arther B
Reviewed August 22, 2016

This is an interesting and well kept old building with such a useful function yet. It is interesting to tour and the people who work there are knowledgeable and so helpful. It has such an extensive history of the area as well as a good...More

Thank cevilla
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