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Allen County Public Library

900 Library Plz, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-3699
+1 260-421-1200
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Best Library!

You can find anything you are looking for! Wonderful children's area, including a play room and a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Fort Wayne, Indiana
This ain't your Nana's kind of library ...

Wish the library was like this when I was a kid. I don't know how kids can stay away from this... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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900 Library Plz, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-3699
+1 260-421-1200
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Reviewed 2 days ago

You can find anything you are looking for! Wonderful children's area, including a play room and a computer room.

Thank Snug
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wish the library was like this when I was a kid. I don't know how kids can stay away from this place, it's like a knowledge Theme Park! Great kids section with awesome aquarium, elevated reading pods. And the programs they offer. Want to learn...More

Thank KJS1957
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just about a weekly excursion for my husband and I. We like to spend time on weekend morning, especially in cold winter months. I spend time gathering new books (avid reader) while my husband gets his 2-3 westerns then sits down in the overstuffed chairs,...More

Thank kellysR617AA
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Library is a great place to bring your family. The children's area is equipped with relaxing places for children to relax and read. The genealogy department is second only to the one in Salt Lake City, Utah. I enjoy the family movies and programs...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I go to a branch of the ACPL weekly. Everybody is very nice and website is very user friendly. I constantly put books on hold and also download books for my kindle and MP3 player. I love the library!

Thank 330bill
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had been to this library previously to do genealogical research. I showed her the entire library, which is surprisingly large. It has quite a variety of materials, from modern-day best sellers back to books more than 150 years old. It has a world class...More

Thank TravelerMike9999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So many resources! So many open stacks. Electronics were allowed in, as well as my paperwork. No lockers outside where all personal items were tto be placed. The research tables had outlets for electronics. A bonus is the attached parking garage. I was so pleased...More

Thank Melissa R
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Having lived in Allen County (Fort Wayne) IN my entire life, I've come to really appreciate what a gem we have in our local library system. It simply is one of the best. I've met many individuals who have moved to this area, and they...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Love the summer reading program for kids and adults. Only problem is I wish they opened earlier. Love the large print selection.

Thank Candy K
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Fort Wayne is not a very large city or very exceptional but the library is incredible. The catalog is very extensive, the staff are extremely helpful and the genealogy research center is among the finest in the country. I think the library may be one...More

Thank Meaghan G
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Meg S
17 July 2017|
Response from KJS1957 | Reviewed this property |
This sounds more like a statement rather than a question. And if the questioner already works at the Allen County Public Library, then I would think they would know the answer. Don't know why this came to me.