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McAllen Public Library

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4001 N 23rd St, McAllen, TX 78504-4104
+1 956-681-3000
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Adventures at the Library

This library is full of adventures, intrigue and relaxation. Yes, it's true. Take a trip to this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dreamm013
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McAllen, Texas
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Great area fornall ages to access learning tools of all sorts!

Great location great friendly staff plenty of resources to keep your kids busy and help with... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Daniel T
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4001 N 23rd St, McAllen, TX 78504-4104
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+1 956-681-3000
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This library is full of adventures, intrigue and relaxation. Yes, it's true. Take a trip to this aesthetically pleasing library and you will be in for a treat. The staff is ready to answer any questions you may have and/or help you find the book...More

Thank Dreamm013
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great location great friendly staff plenty of resources to keep your kids busy and help with homework!!

Thank Daniel T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good staff helpful. Not as much homeless as many libraries. No surprises when studies ongoing. Full service coffee and snack bar. Internet and printing, services. Study rooms, conference rooms, meeting rooms.

Thank King L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

McAllen has one of the largest libraries in the country. It has plenty of space to read and study. It also hosts events and conference rooms as well as hosting the weekly Saturday farmers market.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They’ve bent over backwards creating a wonderful library. Helpful service. Great selection, digital service and sharing. What’s not to love?

Thank Pretaurious G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The library in McAllen is so good you would only expect to find a library this good in a much larger city! Once an abandoned Wal-Mart, the city turned the building into an internationally-recognized architectural wonder housing numerous activities for the citizens of McAllen and...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

I'm in shock of how many activities they have for kids on there calender. They also have Farmers Markets on certain days. People bring locally grown veggies and nice delicacies. I hope it keeps on growing.

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

This place was stunning. Huge, as befits a former Walmart, but they certainly made a lemon into lemonade. The exterior was inviting and there was an interesting exhibit of art near the entrance. The different sections were beautiful and enormous. An area for kids, teens,...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

The library is spacious and of course has a good book selection. You should go to see the building though; it used to be a Walmart. There are rotating art exhibits in the front that patrons can see for free and a farmers market every...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2018

Hey have more than 100 computers for the public to use. Each sitting area, bench or groups of chairs has adjacent computer plug-ins. This is one great place to study. It is clean, quiet, you can see all 9f the areas of the library because...More

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