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Liverpool Central Library

William Brown St., Liverpool L3 8EW, England
+44 151 233 3069
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Family Research

There was plenty of room to find computers etc and everyone was very helpful on either using the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sheffield, United Kingdom
via mobile
Old meets new

Located within a couple of minutes walk from Lime Street Station, Central library is a stunning... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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William Brown St., Liverpool L3 8EW, England
Central Liverpool
+44 151 233 3069
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There was plenty of room to find computers etc and everyone was very helpful on either using the machines or how to use the system

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Located within a couple of minutes walk from Lime Street Station, Central library is a stunning example of old meets new. It is a very modern space which is very open and light. The highlights include the stunning ceiling which you notice when you look...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a must see, if only to admire the phenomenal atrium roof and spiral design. Lots of research material available and staff very knowledgeable and helfpul.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

New library is very attractive and built behind an old facade. Old library is beautiful and they both fit well together.

Thank heavycasesfor2
Reviewed 6 days ago

A must to see. Both the old and the new. Brought here by tour guide and was the highlight of the tour. Absolutely beautiful.

Thank Ivyplant360
Reviewed 6 days ago

The library is beautiful. Modern/futuristic in the main library and, when you walk through into the domed 'Picton' reading room the you experience the history of the building. Off from the reading room there are smaller rooms with the most amazing historical reference books on...More

Thank 10fatsausages
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this building, lots to see and do. easy to find great cafe , needed more time to explore really, will have to return

Thank Muttipat
Reviewed 1 week ago

was very impressed with the entrance and lay out very futuristic then you go into the old Library upstairs beautiful old Library acoustics amazing and lay out chilled

Thank Maojohn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing space. The architecture the space the book collection are all part of a legacy of books to be cherished for generations.Really is worth a visit here

Thank conorjame90
Reviewed 1 week ago

The architecture of this building is beautiful and modern. Of course now days it's not all about the books. It has a fantastic computer room. Enjoy a coffee up on the outside balcony overlooking the park.

Thank unpaidempress
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7 July 2017|
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Response from faithcharity | Reviewed this property |
Hi I had no idea that they did tours. I don't know if you need one really. Here is the phone number 0151 233 3069 They are open from 9am - 8pm. Have a coffee and a Portuguese tart when you are there. Cheers Faith
Ken J
9 May 2017|
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Response from Steve L | Reviewed this property |
Monday 9am to 7pm Tuesday 9am to 7pm Wednesday 9am to 7pm Thursday 9am to 6pm Friday 9am to 5pm Saturday 10am to 5pm Sunday 11am to 3pm
Ken J
9 May 2017|
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Response from Colin905 | Reviewed this property |
Monday 09:00 20:00 Tuesday 09:00 20:00 Wednesday 09:00 20:00 Thursday 09:00 20:00 Friday 09:00 20:00 Saturday 09:00 17:00 Sunday 10:00 17:00