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Denver Public Library

10 West 14th Parkway, Denver, CO 80204
+1 303-640-6200
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Beautiful space

Right across the Denver Art Museum is the modern building that houses the Public Library. Even if... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2016
schia48
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Great indoor activity for kids

We were visiting out of town so looking for inexpensive ways to entertain the kids. They have a... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2016
Margaux310
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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The largest library in the greater metro area is known for its books, photographs and maps about Denver's frontier history.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“western history” (28 reviews)
“michael graves” (21 reviews)
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10 West 14th Parkway, Denver, CO 80204
Downtown
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+1 303-640-6200
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Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Right across the Denver Art Museum is the modern building that houses the Public Library. Even if you are just walking by, just pop in and spend some time to look at the space within. Very well equipped with lots of public space and different...More

Thank schia48
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We were visiting out of town so looking for inexpensive ways to entertain the kids. They have a lovely kids area with toys and activities. Attended story time which was good.

Thank Margaux310
Reviewed 26 July 2016

One of the best libraries in the country; it has so many branches that it makes it easy to go to the library daily!

Thank Daniela R
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Love spending time here and always find someting new. Close to lots of other fun things like the Art Museum and food trucks at Civic Center in the summer.

Thank fromcolorado
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The main library is beautiful and functional. The staff is very friendly and helpful. It is located in a the cultural campus of Denver, which is a wonderful area. The really great thing is the number of smaller outpost libraries and the extensive on-line lending...More

Thank Adele T
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The old fifties library is an example of that era. The new Michael Graves building is a wonderful piece of contemporary architecture. The outside collection of structures adds to the Civic Center Plaza. The inside is restful and exciting at the same time, and the...More

Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Well planned & thought out. The architecture is unique, as well as an incredible collection of books. The style is A+. A must experience when in Denver.

Thank trip1954
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Love the kid section, great selectin and at certain times they hold shows for the kiddies. Ive never been beyond the 4th floor but there is a lot of space aka a lot of books. not sure how selection compares to other branches but there...More

Thank whitmargib
Reviewed 14 July 2016

A fantastic structure close to City Center, surrounded by other attractions and close to State Capitol. On entering the size can be fathomed but still very nicely laid out to retain the charm of intimate surroundings to pursue that eagerness to learn

Thank Hiten V
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I work at my college's library and it was recommended to me that I visit Denver's. The outside is very nice. Going inside, the guard was very friendly! There are many levels and it is well organized (but by the Dewey Decimal System and not...More

Thank Maria P
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Response from sue o | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea what volunteer opportunities are offered - I was a visitor from out of state
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