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Worth a quick look

More of local interest, this small library has been set up to assist the many students studying in... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Sue S
A little gem

The small reading room houses memorabilia belonging to Xanana Gusmao, an influential resistance... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
TripMember07162015
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8 Oct 2018
“Worth a quick look”
15 May 2018
“A little gem”
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The XGRR is the only public library in Dili, books, audiovisual and a museum houses important items related to Xanana Gusmão. Community spaces host a range of educational and other activities aimed at nurturing pride in East Timorese culture and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Rua Belarmino Lobo No 1, Bidau Lecidere, Dili, Dili, East Timor
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+670 331 2890
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

More of local interest, this small library has been set up to assist the many students studying in Dili. Although there are some memorable tomes, on the whole the collection is of donated books of mixed condition. There is free internet for the students and...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

The small reading room houses memorabilia belonging to Xanana Gusmao, an influential resistance leader seeking Timor Leste's independence from Indonesia and became President and Prime Minister at various times following independence. The reading room is the middle room with a library/craft sales room to the...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

This place is located in the Heart of Dili, easily accessible by taxi, foot or bike. The Xanana Gusmao Reading Room has so much to offer. From Gusmao's personal relics, local art, exhibitions (Debt of Honor at the moment), a library that is open to...More

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