If you live and love books, GO ASAP!!! My fiancée loved her visit on Tuesday. We thoroughly recommend visiting, but you might need a whole day 😄
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The British Library is a stunning building with overwhelming collections. One could spend, hours, days, even weeks here on the quest for knowledge. However, if you have slightly less time, turn to your right as you enter and tour The Treasures of The British Library...More
We were eager to visit the British Library on a Saturday (actually the day before Easter) during our week-long vacation in London in April, however when we arrived the place was unceremoniously closed up with no sign explaining the reason. Quite a few other visitors...More
We visited the display of treasures of the museum. No cost entry, and well worth an hour or two of careful perusal. The collection is staggering in its significance, with early bibles. Medieval manuscripts, books of hours, Magna Carta, through to the Beatles. There are...More
...you'll find authentic works by The Beatles, Shakespeare, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Jane Austen, Chopin, Beethoven, The Magna Carta, a Gutenberg Bible, and lots more. And it's free! Great gift shop as well.
It was amazing to stand in front of the documents, letters, musical scores, sacred texts that shaped our history. The Magna Carta, Guttenberg bible, Islamic texts, Mozart scores, etc It is well worth your time to visit this (free) library. Near Kings Cross and St....More
You can't beat the British Library for a place to study. Order your books before you travel and they are waiting for you when you arrive. Great service.
Amazing documents in the Library's treasures collection. Sketches from Leonardo daVinci's notebooks, and so much more.