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“Who you gonna ring " Ghost Busters"”

New York Public Library
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Owner description: Two marble lions mark the entrance to this Beaux Arts masterpiece, a National Historic Landmark containing more than six million books.
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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“Who you gonna ring " Ghost Busters"”
Reviewed August 30, 2013

Wonderful building, staggering architecture with fantastic rooms for reading, study and getting away from the busy streets of New York. many references to Ghost Busters.

Visited August 2013
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Toronto, Canada
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“Trip”
Reviewed August 29, 2013

Innovative and resourceful, buzzing with activity and art exhibits.
Impressive!
I have never seen a library like this.

Visited December 2012
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Holbrook, New York
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“The Grand kids”
Reviewed August 29, 2013

The children 9 and 7 it was their first time here from out of state,
they requested this location and the pop-pop was thrilled as I was.

Visited July 2013
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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“Beautiful”
Reviewed August 28, 2013

The architecture is absolutely amazing. I love the paintings and the feel of the place. It's like a museum in itself. Definitely worth a visit

Visited August 2013
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Brantford, Canada
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“Very nice building...”
Reviewed August 28, 2013

Just popped in and looked around for 1/2 hour when we were in NY doing the tourist thing. Nice to see it after seeing it in so many movies... amazing details and worth a see.

Visited September 2012
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