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State Library Of Queensland

Stanley Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
+61 7 3840 7666
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Stanley Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
+61 7 3840 7666
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a world class Library with uber modern facilities - excellent layout and lots of options for reading and study. The rooms available for booking are excellent. Great outlook over the river and well serviced with public transport. Agile learning/reading/study environment with access to...More

Thank tim_chuck_norris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A top venue for our summit and to visit whilst visiting Brisbane. A really enjoyable space that shouldn't be missed, especially if you are next door at GOMA. A catered lunch was held here, superb! A great space for locals!

Thank Adrianna M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was my go to when I lived in Brisbane. It is the ideal space to study and get work done, and the bit below the river with the Creative suites to rent is just a fantastic idea and space. I LOVED coming here...More

Thank mcboyle17
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Please google the website for details of all the things you can do. I was going there daily when I was a tourist. There is a café, a shop, a child's play area with stories, activities, tee pee (for all ages of kids); there's a...More

Thank Kay B
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Very impressive building - great place to go if you want a free computer use-water and a great view out the window. But the whole place felt like an expensive white elephant - so much empty space it just all felt a bit flat and...More

Reviewed 30 June 2017

If you are in the area it's nice to stop by. The building is impressive, free use of computer for about one hour for the one that may need it.

Thank Za036
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This was such a surprise, it was so lovely being beside the Brisbane river, very helpful desk too. I went at the end of the day which seemed to help

Thank 825klor
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I was amazed by the levels of information, range of facilities and excellent staff here to help you in a very modern 3 storey building. It also includes up to date information of free events for the public, exercise programs and maps of the city

Thank 956judithannb
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This library isn't just a library. They have amazing speakers, concerts, history displays, classes for children and adults, and a fantastic cafe and gift shop. Situated next to the museum complex, you don't want to forget to stop in at the library and see what...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This is a great building, with fantastic free exhibitions and some great little spots to sit and enjoy the surrounds (and free wifi). library cafe also does coffee, great selection for breakfast and is licensed for a lovely Friday night feed.

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slq_12, Front Office Manager at State Library Of Queensland, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thank you for your review. Lovely to see you enjoyed your visit to State Library.

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Michael B
6 March 2017|
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Response from OzzieSam | Reviewed this property |
There is a kids area on the Ground Level.