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New York Public Library

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New York Public Library

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New York Catacombs by Candlelight

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Perfect for history lovers, this tour of the historical Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral in Lower Manhattan invites you into the catacombs, allowing you to see its pipe organ and venture to parts of the building that are normally closed to visitors. Beat the crowds on this tour and enjoy a personal encounter with this New York landmark.
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brown wrote a review Today
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A resourceful center but with many adviros without actual real life recruiting experience and with some very unprofessional seminar speakers only wanted to solicit petsonal business. For example, attended a seminar by John Crant who presented beautiful PowerPoint slides but without coherent contents related to subject. His speech was jumping all over the places while consistently promoting his own "coaching service" and praising himself (e.g. how much he loved his headshot that kind of stuff...etc). I was very surprised to see that kind of embarrassing sales pitch could be packaged as a "seminar" at NYPL. Most people left the seminar with his business card with his beloved headshot abandoned at the sitting area. What a waste of tax payer's money!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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DavidRockwell wrote a review Sep 2020
Miami Beach, Florida71 contributions15 helpful votes
Spend a day at the New York Public Library ... it's a jewel in the city and you'll learn something too
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Date of experience: October 2019
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vikingclothing wrote a review Aug 2020
New York City, New York2 contributions1 helpful vote
Very Nice Library...I got many old information from that library...Excellent...! I highly recommend..
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Mina L wrote a review Jun 2020
Los Angeles, California65 contributions68 helpful votes
Took a peek inside the NY Library and took some pictures. Yes, I got strange looks (mainly from my son) who found it odd that I'd want pictures from the NYC library. I'm am movie and tv fan and love seeing these iconic sights, even the inside of a library.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Ilan M wrote a review Jun 2020
20 contributions25 helpful votes
If you follow me, you would know that this library is next to Bryant park and that you should do both of them on the same day to enjoy most of it. it is an important library in new york, and if you like books, or to study a little while on vacation it is the place to be. Huge rooms and corridors, books from all over and all over the place. Don't forget to stay silence ;)
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Date of experience: November 2019
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