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Liverpool Central Library

Central Library William Brown Street, Liverpool L3 8EW, England
+44 151 233 3069
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Prettiest Library I've ever seen

The architecture of this building is amazing. The view from the roof is neat, but the inside of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Travisman_oo
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San Antonio, Texas
Very Interesting

This building in itself has a historical feel. If you want to trace a family history this is the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Pentraliv
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Central Library William Brown Street, Liverpool L3 8EW, England
Central Liverpool
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+44 151 233 3069
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The architecture of this building is amazing. The view from the roof is neat, but the inside of the library is even more impressive.

Thank Travisman_oo
Reviewed 6 days ago

This building in itself has a historical feel. If you want to trace a family history this is the place to go. The staff were very helpful, and I managed to lcate withing their files a generation of my family which, for some reason I...More

Thank Pentraliv
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the most iconic buildings in Liverpool if not the North West if not the country. A fabulous place to visit and a fabulous place to study. Well worth a visit. A must see place.

Thank Lewis K
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a bibliophile I enjoy visiting libraries across the world when I travel. Liverpool Central did not leave me disappointed. The main library when you first enter is modern and sleek. Go up a few floors however and you will find the beautifully restored historic...More

Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The library is a mixture of old and new inside but they sit perfectly together. I prefer the older rooms which give the impression of a bygone era of grand library's. It was nice to see so many people using the library both in reading...More

1  Thank IAN O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful surroundings , different levels , Picton reading room is beautiful , you can even look up family history , and history of the city x

Thank Chyrell F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I find it such a calming place. The roof top is my favourite. There are such a great views from up there.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Turned up to early for the museum and popped in to the library next door. Wow, amazing modern architecture inside. Coffee shop and facilities too and also a viewing platform on the top floor. Worth a visit to see the city from a different perspective.

Thank jennyseward
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting the city centre and just popped in. I am really pleased we did. We saw some amazing treasures, the beautiful old fashioned library which has a Shakespeare exhibition of books and sculptures but best of all was the modern facilities using technology...More

Thank Castor042014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

New and old amalgamated.. it was truly a place to visit, the architecture is as good in the new as it is in the old and.. whilst there, it was full of students revising and also they had an exhibition on 60's pop nostalgia. You...More

Thank Raffles29
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Ken J
opening times
9 May 2017|
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Response from Steve L | Reviewed this property |
Monday 9am to 7pm Tuesday 9am to 7pm Wednesday 9am to 7pm Thursday 9am to 6pm Friday 9am to 5pm Saturday 10am to 5pm Sunday 11am to 3pm
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Ken J
opening times
9 May 2017|
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Response from Colin905 | Reviewed this property |
Monday 09:00 20:00 Tuesday 09:00 20:00 Wednesday 09:00 20:00 Thursday 09:00 20:00 Friday 09:00 20:00 Saturday 09:00 17:00 Sunday 10:00 17:00
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Hazel S
were is disabled parking please
30 January 2017|
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Response from Stuart E | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know
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