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Milton H. Latter Memorial Library

5120 Saint Charles Ave, Uptown, New Orleans, LA 70115-4941
+1 504-596-2625
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Gorgeous historical landmark

I am a book lover and frequent the library at home. While riding the streetcar I saw this museum... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ppbcup
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San Diego, CA
Yes, this is a public library!

So if you are going through St. Charles St, in NOLA Garden District, stop and visit this lovely and... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2015
Route66travel
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Closed due to damage suffered in Hurricane Katrina.
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3 weeks ago
“Gorgeous historical landmark”
1 Aug 2015
“Yes, this is a public library!”
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5120 Saint Charles Ave, Uptown, New Orleans, LA 70115-4941
Uptown / Carrollton
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+1 504-596-2625
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a book lover and frequent the library at home. While riding the streetcar I saw this museum and knew we had to go in! A beautiful historic mansion that has been converted to a library. Gorgeous sitting rooms and grounds. The neighbors are...More

Thank ppbcup
Reviewed 2 August 2015

So if you are going through St. Charles St, in NOLA Garden District, stop and visit this lovely and elegant historic mansion that was donated by the Latter family in honor of their son. You can ride the streetcar, the stop is just 1 block...More

Thank Route66travel
Reviewed 21 February 2013

The Latter Library is the most majestic in the city if not the world. Relax in one of the perfectly appointed reading rooms or simply wander around the old spacious mansion perusing the books and take a trip back in time. Their book sales are...More

Thank Tangi2
Reviewed 15 July 2011

This location is open and has been for years now. You should know that they are making much needed improvements to the roof, but it is open.

Thank pcm47aw
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Uptown / Carrollton
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greater metro area, Uptown and Carrollton tone down
the urban edge with a friendly attitude and collegiate
feel. Home to Tulane and Loyola Universities, all the
students living in the area ensure that Uptown and
Carrollton stay youthful, cosmopolitan and vibrantly
fun. Two of the liveliest thoroughfares for nightlife
and socializing (and yes of course more of the city’s
...More
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