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Dunfermline Carnegie Library & Galleries (DCL&G) offers a new museum, gallery spaces, cafe, shop and reading rooms all adjoining the world's first Carnegie Library now reopened to the public. Edinburgh Architecture Association Building of the Year...more
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Central Library 1-7 Abbot Street, Dunfermline KY12 7NL, Scotland
All reviews new building glasgow boys award winner local history large windows well worth a visit lovely lunch in the cafe gardens are lovely excellent place to visit modern structure balcony overlooking art exhibition museum includes reading room outside area cakes coffee shop
Make time to visit the beautiful Carnegie library (best building in Scotland award winner). It's a superb blend of old and new and overlooks the cathedral (when lit up at night its is lovely). Like a good many smaller galleries/museums it really has a great...More
The museum is well designed and gave us an excellent overview of the history of this area. The library looks to be modern and well equipped to serve the community. It is a nice facility, with the added historical significance of being the very first...More
visited a few times
and it still feels sparce as a museum, i think they could have put more in but i guess one side of this building it still remains a library
i think the cost of putting this together may have been better...More
Spanned well between two grandparents two parents and 4 children between ages 9 months and 8 years. Dressing up. Touch screen games. Short films and a mini maze you could easily see over. Fun afternoon for all.
Lovely building, cafe with very good choice of light meals and cakes, displays are fun for all ages. The building extends Carnegie's first library in a sensitive and interesting way. Recommend you visit.
Another place in Dunfermline connected to our most famous son. The newish Carnegie library and museum is in contrast to the other buildings in the town centre. The outside area is very well maintained and there is lovely views over to the Abbey. Lots of...More