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Truro Community Library

Union Place, Truro TR1 1EP, England
+44 300 123 4111
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Beautiful library !

An old historical building built in 1877 that had been renovated extensively and modernized inside... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Jean2017
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Halifax, Canada
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Very central.

I visited the library to renew my bus pass since moving from Sussex. I found it was much easier as... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
910cynthia
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Truro, United Kingdom
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11 May 2018
“Beautiful library ! ”
6 Sep 2017
“Very central.”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Union Place, Truro TR1 1EP, England
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+44 300 123 4111
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

An old historical building built in 1877 that had been renovated extensively and modernized inside but important features retained inside to give it so much character ! A really lovely building! A fabulous area for children and nice seating areas for adults. A quiet study...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I visited the library to renew my bus pass since moving from Sussex. I found it was much easier as I did not have to supply a picture, they have facility to take your photo when you apply. In this old building one can find...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Really helpful staff, organised and knowledgeable, great facilities and the cafe provided lovely buffet lunch.

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Loads of books, helpful staff, a computer room with half hour free use at least. Cafe on site. Occasionally hosts lectures and workshops. What's not to love? As for 'When did you travel?' - I visit the library so often I sometimes feel I should...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Superb helpful staff. Excellent central location. Employs an outstanding book ordering system with a personal touch.

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Reviewed 3 February 2017

It's almost like visiting family! Friendly, helpful staff operating everything you would expect in a library and numerous extra activities. Their own nature garden, a good cafe, lectures and arts and crafts, Father Christmas on late shopping nights, brilliant weekly children's activities. In addition, located...More

Thank Aileen G
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Truro Library could not be more central - whilst my use of it is minimal compared to many, I always find the staff very helpful in finding or ordering books. The system for taking out/returning them is digitised but easy to use. Many courses/day sessions...More

Thank Jennifer C
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