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Salt Lake City Public Library

Closes in 26 min: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-2804
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Reviewed 4 days ago

PLEASE STICK TO FLORAL DESIGN if your sales people haven't enough product knowledge to caution us as to how to properly use your merchandise!!! It is clearly my fault for not carefully reading the fine print which says it is not to be used on...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank VeniViniNonVeci
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During my hols in SLC last week also visited the Library. What else can I say then... WOW, what an amazing, beautiful, stunning piece of modern architecture! When I stepped inside my jaw instantly dropped 😉 Didn't know where to look first to be honest!...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PascaleS508
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The library is beautiful, very large, well stocked and helpful staff. Unfortunately it is overrun with the homeless both inside and out. You can skip it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank giovannoni1
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Design and layout are wonderful, the children's area is wonderful. You just can't help not spending hours in this library. Go up to the roof and enjoy the view.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ray S
Reviewed January 15, 2019

We only drove by this site, as we were short of time and were traveling with a dog. Still, the building has very interesting architecture. It's worth a drive-by.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Carey2016
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Visit Salt Lake's downtown library if you appreciate wide, expansive places, interesting architecture, unique and local art, and people watching. Free film series, interesting classes,children's library, comfortable seating, and some of the most educated and informed librarians in the state are just a few of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 10, 2019

I used to live only a couple of city blocks away from this library and I loved having it so close by. The library itself is extensive and has a lot to offer on each floor. There are a variety of shops along the bottom...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank atravelingvegan
Reviewed January 8, 2019

If you ask at the desk they have a self guided walking tour. There are a couple of cafe and gift shop options in the library and lots and lots of public art. There's an impressive multi-media lab. Architecture fans will definitely want to visit...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mrbillow
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

We love the Salt Lake City library. It's beautifully designed, modern,spacious. The kid section is amazing! With area for kids to play, learn and of course read ! It's very nice that they have a foreign language section too ! The kid's café offers a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank medcoco1
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

The public library of Salt Lake City is absolutely beautiful! The children's area is amazing with play rooms, tiny child-sized reading books, and huge stuffed animals to relax on. There's also sensory stations that would be good for children with sensory-related issues. There are small...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Sherri W
July 29, 2017|
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Yes. The SLC library has free computers for use on the third floor. Copies are available, but I am not sure of the price per copy.