Just amazing to see the scope and size of the NY Library. The store is a fun visit, but is a bit cramped with how busy it gets.
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It is a lovely building with plenty of character. It has a lovely gift shop too. It is free entrance and well worth a look if passing
Tourists who stop to take a photo of the iconic lions outside have the right idea, but I think everyone should take a moment to come inside, as well. The New York Public Library is fantastic--take time to wind your way up the staircases and...More
One of the best free attractions in New York which is a monument to learning, has a magnificent Reading Room and a Map Room is the New York Public Library which is located at Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, next to the popular Bryant Park....More
The New York City Public Library is a striking piece of architecture both inside and out. Located in the heart of midtown on 5th avenue and 42nd it rest on the west side of Bryant Park. There are plenty of organized gatherings at the library...More
The library is stunning in appearance. You can opt for a guided tour or meander around on your own. The staff are very helpful especially those in the geneology area. The library also has clean restrooms and a lovely giftshop.
An iconic building guarded by two lion statues named Patience and Fortitude. The space is vast and it is worth visiting each floor to see such famous rooms as the Main Reading room and the Periodicals room - just stunning. And do look up to...More