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Provincetown Library

356 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2322
+1 508-487-7094
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Excellent service

Incredibly nice staff. Very helpful. Needed to use their computers and they were most helpful... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2016
Richmond, Virginia
via mobile

wouldn't waste my time, again was part of a tour and I was not impressed at all. Yes it gave... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2016
Jill K
Lexington, North Carolina
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“second floor” (86 reviews)
“rose dorothea” (29 reviews)
“scale model” (19 reviews)
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356 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2322
+1 508-487-7094
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Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Incredibly nice staff. Very helpful. Needed to use their computers and they were most helpful. The sailing ship on the second and third floors is worth the trip Provincetown. Don't miss it!

Thank PK002
Reviewed 24 June 2016

wouldn't waste my time, again was part of a tour and I was not impressed at all. Yes it gave historical info, but nothing I was interested in

Thank Jill K
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Beautiful location. Has everything you need for some great beach reads. They also sell used books. If you go up to the second floor, you'll be surprised to see a huge model ship! Plus, they have a restroom, which is good to know.

Thank wrenworks
Reviewed 21 June 2016

On the second floor is a fishing ship. Although built on a half size scale, it still is large and you have to marvel at how they managed to get it to the second floor.

Thank smokeylinks
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The selection and services at this local library was impressive, considering its size. The boat exhibit, which occupied multi levels, was exceptioanly impressive in the middle of the building. The architecture is typical of the old buildings at its time but very well maintained. Not...More

Thank Brorat
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Huge ship model upstairs. Hard to believe how they fit it in there! Plus the view of the harbor is also nice!

Thank spanish_af
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Great events, e.g., Moby Dick marathon. Excellent on line ebook services. Book sales rock. Peaceful.

Thank Pongitte10
Reviewed 7 June 2016

I had no idea why the Provincetown Library was on the list of things to do in town until I went inside. The library was originally a church, although little remains from its religious past. But built into the second floor of the library is...More

Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 7 June 2016

When you think of a ship in a bottle you have to come here! They built a full scale schooner inside. Its something to see!

Thank Julianamar
Reviewed 5 June 2016

The half-scale replica of the schooner, Rose Dorothea, on the 2nd floor is amazing. A must-see. They also have public restrooms, which is good to know while shopping in the East End.

Thank Kathleen H
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