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Fabulous views of the falls

A marvelous public library, but one with the best views I've ever been in. It was the first place... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Lugano, Switzerland
Amazing location for a library!

Be sure to visit the library if you like books and are visiting Spokane. This one is a true gem of... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
London, United Kingdom
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22 Feb 2018
“Rare book section great”
12 Jul 2017
“Fabulous views of the falls”
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Always a stop for high-speed Internet.Parking a challenge. Spacious with lots of table space. Helpful staff.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Paul C
Reviewed 12 July 2017

A marvelous public library, but one with the best views I've ever been in. It was the first place where I ever saw the Falls. Go!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank astrolake
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Be sure to visit the library if you like books and are visiting Spokane. This one is a true gem of a find.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank ArtisanFoodsChef
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Always enjoy the view from the library. Real plus is the skywalk from Nordstroms and parking garage. Used books usually for sale in lobby. This is not the time to visit by car in the underground parking. Great library

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank spokanejan
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Nice, helpful, friendly people. They have a kids are where you can read to the kids and enjoy a nice view.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank hiswifey64
Reviewed 28 August 2016

If you want a great view of the falls from inside, check out the library. Also has a very extensive family history section and very helpful employees.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank familyoutdoors
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Lots of amazing and routine resources of all kinds. This place is a downtown treasure (though parking costs either on the street or the parkade.)

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Traveldanse
Reviewed 16 February 2016

If you have some time to kill downtown, you can take a seat that overlooks the Spokane Falls and read a book. Sometimes, it's nice to just take it easy there. They have a few chairs pointing at the falls. It does have the usual...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank MiShellery
Reviewed 19 September 2015

As tourists, we had several questions about former hotels we used to stay at in the 1950s/60s and the lady who ran the Northwest Archive Room (open a limited amount of days and hours per week) was extremely helpful and was able to answer all...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank OkanaganTraveller118
Reviewed 13 September 2015

A beautiful place to get your books or go to a meeting. They have an excellent genealogy floor and on Tuesdays and Thursdays there are people there to help you with your genealogy search.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Patty J
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