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Vancouver Public Library (Central Library Branch)

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340 West Georgia St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6B1, Canada
+1 604-331-3600
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Not your everyday library

WHat do you expect in a library? I found this one very quite, no one was talking. The magazines... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
GStroud
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Austin, Texas
Vancouver Public Library

The Vancouver Public Library is just a short walk from where I live. It is a great library, close... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
csereda
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Vancouver, Canada
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A striking modern building contains over 130 photo albums on the history of the city.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
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340 West Georgia St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6B1, Canada
Robson Street
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Reviewed 2 days ago

WHat do you expect in a library? I found this one very quite, no one was talking. The magazines were abundant. Great reading spaces.

Thank GStroud
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Vancouver Public Library is just a short walk from where I live. It is a great library, close to BC Place. If you have no interest in checking out the books, they have a great courtyard for you to sit, and drink and eat...More

Thank csereda
Reviewed 2 days ago

Vancouver library will give travelers a one year internet access card if you show ID. The building itself is gorgeous and sprawling. Has lots to see and offers workshops all the time. Great place to stop for a coffee, recharge your devices, and google what...More

Thank macmelm
Reviewed 5 days ago

Kudos to Vancouver city planners. I wish more cities made aesthetic decisions the way they do in Vancouver BC. This is a beautiful city and the library is a great example. I had seen the library on a web site after visiting a few years...More

Thank Pamela L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Vancouver library is a fascinating place to go. Whether you wish to read a magazine,newspaper or do Genealogy research this is the place to go. The whole complex is a wonderful architectural display.

Thank Lera S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Vancouver Public Library allow all ages peoples access the more wonderfull material not only books but videos, instruments, music, access to Internet, access to Job board and many other services for each visitor.

1  Thank Barreto540
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Vancouver Public Library offers what has become commonplace in most libraries anywhere in that they have excellent access to the Internet via a bank of terminals. However for those of us who were brought up with hard copy books in our hands, there is...More

Thank William T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are visiting Vancouver, it worth to see this beautiful piece of art. Its in centre of downtown and you can walk around and spend some time in great restaurant around the library.

Thank Soul T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This library is wonderful. Free internet access and lots and lots of computers. Recording studios, helpful smiling staff. sunlife musical library, children's programs, help for new Canadians and so much more. Check it out!

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Architectural wonder that sweeps the outside inside among curved walls and glass and fountains. The library is fine, but just that. The building is the visual,art that we came to see

1  Thank hotelmavin
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Robson Street
Robson Street is a shopper's paradise. Whether a
window shopper or a serious trendsetter, a fashionista
or a dabbler, the crowd of independent boutiques,
quirky one-off shops, and well-known luxury brands on
Robson Street have something to cater for every itch
in your wallet. As a result, it draws a diverse crowd,
and the people-watching along this famous walking
thoroughfare is a primary attraction. In between the
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