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Cleveland Public Library

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325 Superior Ave E, Cleveland, OH 44114-1271
+1 216-623-2800
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If you love books or architecture or both you will love the Cleveland library - a beautiful old... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2017
Indianapolis, Indiana
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Best library system in the nation

No matter what age you are , if you are searching for a book, looking for a movie to rent, or need... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2017
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325 Superior Ave E, Cleveland, OH 44114-1271
+1 216-623-2800
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Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

If you love books or architecture or both you will love the Cleveland library - a beautiful old building filled with interesting books and collections. See if you can find the smallest book in the world (hint: it's near the largest collection of books about...More

1  Thank tdenn
Reviewed March 23, 2017

No matter what age you are , if you are searching for a book, looking for a movie to rent, or need help to conduct research for school you can find it at the Cleveland Public Library. Many Clevelander's are not even aware of the...More

1  Thank WJSto
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Beautiful building. Palatial staircases. There was a simple exhibit inside the large hall in the middle of the building. And I was able to take fun souvenir pictures for free there.

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Reviewed February 18, 2017

This urban library has many floors of interesting materials and provides reading spaces that are unique and refreshing. The outdoor reading garden area is very cool. Programs for writers, readers, travelers, and more provide many reasons to visit.

Thank LadyAero
Reviewed February 4, 2017

I planned to take out some books. The library staff told me since I did not have a Ohio drivers license I could not take books out. I own property in Lakewood and could produce evidence of that but they would not hear of it....More

Thank lynda .
Reviewed January 31, 2017

My sister insisted we check out the library. Wasn't too excited about it but we went in the building. I was actually amazed. Definitely worth walking through and checking out the beautiful building!!

Thank cnhbowles
Reviewed January 18, 2017

The Old Cleveland Public Library is beautiful inside and out. We were fortunate enough to view the Shakespeare exhibit, including costumes worn in local plays. Very interesting.

Thank Suzanne O
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Nice building if you like to view old buildings, huge. Just roam around and take in the details. If you stay downtown it's a short walk.

Thank Sanitarian2
Reviewed November 14, 2016

I think that many people don't take advantage of what the library offers. The interior is amazing as it is. There is a museum inside, and the library has a very diverse collection of book on any topic and in any language.

Thank ilonabv
Reviewed October 27, 2016

WOW ~ what a gorgeous building! Was built in the 1800's for use as a public library and has always been public library. Lots of interesting art in and around the building. Great courtyard area between two main library buildings. They had an awesome Shakespeare...More

1  Thank Jennifer S
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Scott C
June 4, 2017|
Response from WJSto | Reviewed this property |
Thanks for your great question. Yes, the library is currently hosting a Superman event at the main branch located in downtown Cleveland. You can check out all the great events hosted by the library on their website.
Terry M
January 16, 2016|
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Response from Bg M | Reviewed this property |
there are many activities scheduled at each individual branch...check them out online or call/visit them