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Quaint Old Library

The building alone is something to see. It's a small library and if you're lucky you will be in... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2018
jerseycatz
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Flemington, New Jersey
Small selection but still a library

A sign on the fireplace says “This library is erected in loving memory of George M. Conarroe of... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
Robert F
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San Antonio, Texas
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Reviewed September 28, 2018

The building alone is something to see. It's a small library and if you're lucky you will be in town for one of their book sales. Located right on the main road and an easy walk from most of the hotels.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

A sign on the fireplace says “This library is erected in loving memory of George M. Conarroe of Philadelphia, Penna, by his wife.” It’s a curious sign, isn’t it. Why is it in present tense? Why did George’s wife choose this type of memorial? I’m...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

My friend and I are librarians, and while walking by the beautiful stone Ogunquit Public Library decided to stop in. We were greeted by the reference librarian, and told to please look around which we did. Atmosphere rare and lovely and old fashioned, although she...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018

If you enjoy books, history or architecture, stop by the Qgunquit Memorial Library. The library is near the entrance to the Marginal Way, is in a very interesting structure, and has good books on the history of the area. Not large, so unless you become...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

A beautiful old building with a lot of history and accessible to the public too. We had a quick visit and enjoyed it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Norm S
Reviewed June 26, 2018

This fascinating little building was worth it to stop and go inside. The mini-library was so adorable. It was interesting to see the family burial chart, as well as the old picture map of Perkins Cove. There are some old paintings to look at, and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Teresa L
Reviewed May 27, 2018

The library is within walking distance of the main shopping areas in Ogunquit, Maine, and we found it well worth a visit. It was built in 1897 by Nannie Conarroe to commemorate her husband, George. The PA couple summered in the Ogunquit, Maine area for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

My wife had fond memories of walking there when she was young. Even found some of the volumes she checked out so long ago.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank tacocands
Reviewed March 27, 2018

This is a small town library that completes the old New England village experience one ought to have in such a town. It hearkens back to a time before Ogunquit's tourism boom. The librarian a sweet older lady who is as friendly as can be....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed October 18, 2017

This is a very unique library. It is not a town library, but it is the only library in Ogunquit. It is a privately funded library which is supported by endowments and contributions. The library is in a beautiful stone building (with a great stone...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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It is open Mon-Sat from 9-12 and 2-5 throughout the summer.
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