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“Very appealing architecture”

Seattle Public Library
Ranked #14 of 450 things to do in Seattle
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Norman, Oklahoma
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Very appealing architecture”
Reviewed June 22, 2012

They even have a coffee shop. There are 400 public computers, FREE wireless Internet access and adaptive equipment at the Central Library.

Visited June 2012
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Boston, Massachusetts
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“Check it out”
Reviewed June 18, 2012

The architecture is so unusual from the outside, great view of the atrium from the 10th floor, quiet despite the openiness. Well done construction. Check it out!

Visited June 2012
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NJ
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“A great library system, with a good internet interface.”
Reviewed June 17, 2012

Quite a few local branches makes visiting the Seattle Public Library very convenient. Make sure to check the website for the hours for the branch you are visiting, due to budget issues there are some different hours.

Visited June 2012
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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Go!”
Reviewed June 15, 2012

The architecture, the kids section, the views inside and out. This is an incredible show piece. Look for the cool wood floor.

Visited April 2012
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Los Angeles, California
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“The hours just flew by”
Reviewed June 12, 2012

I love books and, though it wasn't in our plans to see the Seattle Public Library, we decided to go in when we were in the area. I'm so glad we did! If you love books and/or cool buildings, you have to see this place! I can't describe in words how amazing it is. There is so much to see here. I loved the windows, the area that was completely red, the many floors, etc. I spent hours here just wandering and had a blast! Everywhere you turned, there was something awesome to look at! Oh, you can also buy souvenirs here, including figurines of librarians!

Visited July 2011
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