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Denver Public Library

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Address: 10 West 14th Parkway, Denver, CO 80204
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The largest library in the greater metro area is known for its books,...

The largest library in the greater metro area is known for its books, photographs and maps about Denver's frontier history.

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Beauitful building , wonderful library

If one is looking to go to a library in Denver, this is the place. Located at 13th and Broadway , it is very near downtown. Often I have seen small art exhibits and other... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If one is looking to go to a library in Denver, this is the place. Located at 13th and Broadway , it is very near downtown. Often I have seen small art exhibits and other interesting instalations. It is worth a visit.

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Marco Island, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2017

If you can't find something to read or watch here than I feel for you. This is an incredible library with space to sit an read. It is one of the largest libraries I have ever seen.

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Philadelphia, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Stopped by to relax and read while vacationing in Denver. The staff is friendly and helpful. Young adult section conveniently located on the first floor.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

The staff was able to help me locate information on every topic I requested. Staff was friendly and helpful.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love to go to this library on sundays. Its a lot of people waiting when the doors open at 1p. security is always welcoming regardless of who you are. There is a great magazine section although depending on time, my fav magazines are not always there. I like to go look through the art/fashion on second floor-its so peaceful... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is the most well run, amazingly stocked and knowledgable library-ever. A real joy to experience

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

It is a wonderful library, several books, audio books, videos etc... It is also a very nice building across from the Denver art museum.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a very nice library with a nice Western History section and a nice map section. It also has a unique mixture of architecture.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Very nice, a lot of things for the little ones. Close to a lot more attractions in Denver's heart. You wont regret to visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Great location, next to the Denver Art Museum and Colorado Heritage museums, and on the bus on Broadway, beautiful simple design, top flight staff and computers, access to the whole world from here.

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