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Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library

229 Washington St, Watertown, NY 13601-3324
+1 315-785-7705
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Nice library

This library is beautiful, but not much to enjoy if you are from out of town. Good for a quick... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
WVherd82
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Charleston, West Virginia
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Downtown Watertown location

Visited library during our 3 day stay. It was very close to our hotel (Best Western) and no charge... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2017
cuba9999
,
Kingston, Ontario
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229 Washington St, Watertown, NY 13601-3324
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This library is beautiful, but not much to enjoy if you are from out of town. Good for a quick look.

Thank WVherd82
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Visited library during our 3 day stay. It was very close to our hotel (Best Western) and no charge for touring the facility. It was in the middle of renovation so not able to see the whole library but what we saw was beautiful. Worth...More

Thank cuba9999
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very nice and friendly and more updated with computers for people to use that do not have them to use at home

Thank Crick112
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and historic library. Has a nice children's area and storytime. Parking is a little small though.

Thank mmrange
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Beautiful early nineteen hundreds building in downtown Watertown NY. Large book collection and several rooms containing history of the surrounding area in museum like surroundings. Being a resident of Watertown I have visited many times.

Thank Kay P
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Beautiful building -- exceptional for this small city. It is a good, solid library for the size of the city.

Thank socalmom2013
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Had an excellent visit to this marvellous early 20th c building; hubby and I had an enjoyable quiet time in one of the rooms reading current and last year's magazines on several different topics of interest; love the quality of construction; the library staff were...More

Thank maureen1128
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library is a wonderful treasure in the middle of Watertown. The architecture is classical, the art is engaging, and the history takes you back to a very different time. Be sure to enter into the actual library for a walking...More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A very special place in this community. We are from NM but always visit when we're in the area. The DAR room is a treasure & we attended a meeting. The Historical Society is very helpful in the genealogy area of the library. Don't miss...More

Thank Holley-7
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stopped by for a quick visit spent over an hour there so much to see statues art work and the building it self were outstanding nicest library we have ever seen definitely worth the stop would stop there again when in Watertown

Thank Joe R
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