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University of Warsaw Library

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Address: Ul. Dobra 56/66, Warsaw 00-312, Poland
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summer rest

On the roof rather ugly building in the spring and summer bloom charming gardens. I would recommend visiting them for a moment to relax during a visit to Warsaw and enjoy the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the roof rather ugly building in the spring and summer bloom charming gardens. I would recommend visiting them for a moment to relax during a visit to Warsaw and enjoy the beautiful panorama of the Vistula.

Thank anikita86
Nantucket, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

This is a beautiful library and worth the visit. Architecturally interesting and the gardens are just as impressive.

Thank MountainsNOceans
Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Although it's a library, its main attraction are the gardens on the top of the building. Actually, all the region is nice. The library is near the Copernicus Center, which is another great place to see!

Thank g_marianaa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The gardens and the park on the roof is beautiful, but there's not much to do and there is nothing special or exotic. Although it is suitable for reading a book (but I don't read books much)

1 Thank Tomáš G
Belgrade, Serbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

The building is really something to look at. Great metal sheets with stuff from math, physics, biology, literature... Really something to stop and look. Side walls are story for themselves, as they are covered with vegetation and rather beautiful.

1 Thank Aleksandar S
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

It s a nice and peaceful place by the vistula river but I must confess that there is nothing really special in this garden. I don't know how it looks during the spring months!

Thank tasos2270
San Luis Obispo, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

As part of a walking tour of Warsaw led by our Grand Circle guide Patryk, we wandered through the library, enjoyed a coffee in the atrium area, then walked up to the garden roof for an excellent view of the river and the surrounding neighborhoods. A great vista and well worth the climb up the interesting "fountain stairs" that lead... More 

Thank DrZ63
Suzhou, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The gardens on the top of this library are just beautiful. Also free to enter :) Worth a visit for anyone in Warsaw

Thank Rachel B
Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

A treat for lovers of unusual, original architecture as well as fans of botanic gardens: two in one! A unique place in Warsaw: not only a university library, but also a rooftop botanic garden with great views of the city. Plenty of park benches (or the grass) to sit on. Highly recommended on a clear sunny day : forget your... More 

1 Thank Anna R
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

I enjoyed wandering around the university, especially to the rooftop garden where you can look out over the river and sit amongst the garden.

Thank MargotU761

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