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“Excellent library”

National Library of Spain
Ranked #61 of 757 things to do in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence
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5 reviews
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“Excellent library”
Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

Great disposition, accessibility and variety of texts.
A very convenient selection for a given subject.

Visited July 2012
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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“Unexpected place that is beautiful”
Reviewed May 31, 2013

So i was heading to the archaeology museum in Madrid(which is currently under renovation so you cannot visit it) and ended up on the backside of the museum were the National library is they have a great museum about spanish literature as well as beautiful grounds and sculptures.

Visited May 2013
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Chicago, Illinois
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342 reviews
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“A sleeper -- check for temporary exhibits -- free”
Reviewed May 30, 2013

Rating depends on what is on display. Their amazing collection of Albrecht Durer prints was on show when I was there -- a world class collection, lightly attended. Near the Colon metro station.

Visited May 2013
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Malaga, Spain
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3,571 reviews
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“Impressive Architecture”
Reviewed April 29, 2013

The National Library has impressive architecture and the statues of famous people like San Isidoro, Alonso Berruguete, and Alfonso X el Sabio are wonderful to see at the stairs. There is usually a current exhibition that is always free.

Visited April 2013
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Barcelona, Spain
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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“Research”
Reviewed April 17, 2013

For my research purposes it was wonderful. Got a great deal of work done there and go there whenever I can.

Visited January 2013
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