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Whistler Public Library

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Address: 4329 Main St, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 604-935-8433
11:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 19:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 17:00

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Spacious, beautiful, friendly

We enjoyed visiting the library. It was clean, spacious and modern with tall ceiling. The librarian introduced us to the available services and answered our questions. A great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Francisco, California
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San Francisco, California
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed visiting the library. It was clean, spacious and modern with tall ceiling. The librarian introduced us to the available services and answered our questions. A great place to lounge about with a book, or use the computer.

Thank NZ17TM18
South San Francisco, California
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to a food fair and celebration here. Easy to find. Outside plaza is where the food booths were, and live music was playing inside. We had a fun time!

Thank Southcityca
Hollywood, Florida
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48 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful, clean, well stocked, well run, quiet and inviting library. They even have a little self serve coffee shop inside - cute! I told the head librarian how impressed I was. She told me that I could have applied for a visitor library card to borrow material while I was in town. Next time!

Thank tpenadiaz
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203 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building is wonderful and so is the collection. What is really amazing are the various reading nooks that are full! Lots of places for kids to hide in quiet and even a teen room for the laptops! Good active reading program for younger kids. Nice restful place for that tired muscle day or rainy winey kid day.

Thank Bearthoughts
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very bright, contemporary space with lots of comfortable spaces to relax and read in an inviting environment. Helpful and knowledgeable staff. Wide selection of materials.

Thank SpringES
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45 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small resort museum which I thought gave a good brief history of how Whistler was born and of the resorts short history. Well worth a visit on a wet and Rainey day!

Thank GilbertSwansea
Spokane, Washington
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I finally went inside after many years at Whistler on vacation- i should have done this sooner. Great selection of materials and media and nice place to hangout on an off day from skiing- there's a inviting fireplace inside to cozy up with a book.

Thank lovesballet
Sydney, Australia
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I went here on my last day as I had several hours to kill. The staff are helpful, they have a fireplace seating area with power for your phone or laptop. Free Wi-Fi like everywhere in Whistler. Toilets inside and i think I saw a place to get drinks. There is also a creche or kids play area. The opposite... More 

Thank Sheilathefox
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77 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is one of the most fabulous libraries I've ever seen. The staff are amazing and so helpful - they clearly love their jobs. The building itself is gorgeous with floor to ceiling windows, comfortable seating areas, perfect place to while away some snowy afternoon hours away from the crowds and skiers. Great children's collection, large selection of movies and... More 

Thank islandgirl76
Bainbridge Island, Washington
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

We have been using the library in Whistler since it was the small mobile home. The current, beautiful library is wonderful--one of our favorites anywhere. The staff are helpful and friendly. The selections is quite good given the size and nature of this resort town. A gem!

Thank Tom B

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