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Woburn Public Library

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One of the oldest library's around. The information is very extensive and the atmosphere is... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
Susie M
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Woburn, Massachusetts
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Beautiful building! A true architectual gem! Expansion is not necessary...

Woburn Public Library is a beautiful work of art! My only disappointment is the ongoing expansion... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2017
Like2Dine1214
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Woburn, Massachusetts
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2 Oct 2017
“Just Reading”
8 Sep 2017
“Beautiful building! A true architectual gem! Expansion is not necessary...”
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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

One of the oldest library's around. The information is very extensive and the atmosphere is beautiful

Thank Susie M
Reviewed September 8, 2017

Woburn Public Library is a beautiful work of art! My only disappointment is the ongoing expansion. Throughout the many years we have lived in Woburn, attendance has been light and rarely very many people inside. Though the library offers an amazing and vast resource for...More

Thank Like2Dine1214
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

The Woburn Public Library in downtown Woburn is an architectual masterpiece by H H Ricardson. But in May 2017 it was closed for renovation and expansion. So you will have to wait until 2019 to visit this wonderful building. If you want to borrow books,...More

Thank John S
Reviewed April 18, 2017

The Public Library in Woburn has pretty much any source you are looking for. I have never had trouble finding information I need for projects. The staff is nice and it is easy to get a library card. 5 stars.

Thank Justin P
Reviewed April 10, 2017

H.H. Richardson's first public library design, Woburn Public Library harkens to another time. Currently closed for renovation, the library is as full of magic and history as it was when I was a child. The building includes fireplaces, museum, archives, and the librarian's apartment high...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2017

A historic library with a great selection of books and media. A great quite place to learn and study.

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

Great staff! They are really helpful , I want their ones in week with my son, we are always happy with them.

Thank Mina A
Reviewed October 18, 2016

It's always a treat to find time to explore Woburn Public Library. The staff is cheerful and helpful; always willing to find that elusive book. It's so peaceful to read the local newspaper without interruption at the available tables and chairs. The children's room is...More

Thank 4xnonni
Reviewed August 26, 2016

National Historic Register building housing 1800s architecture, art, sculpture... and usual library materials. Soon to be renovated & expanded-so come see it now in original state & ask for self guided tour material. very interesting!

Thank marciac200
Reviewed April 26, 2016

I have tried many times to go and enjoy this library. I have found on numerous occasions that the library was dirty and the people at the front desk although friendly were also a bit poorly dressed. I would not recommend this library at all

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