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Wellfleet Public Library

55 W Main St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7300
+1 508-349-0310
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Okay, you have to go here if you have young kids, and it's a rainy day

This is the place to rent movies, find good beach reads, entertain your kids, go onto the computer... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Helpful and interesting

The staff was friendly and helpful even though we were only guests in town on vacation. I had come... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Eileen L
Ballston Spa, New York
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55 W Main St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7300
+1 508-349-0310
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is the place to rent movies, find good beach reads, entertain your kids, go onto the computer, if you haven't brought one....Hours are limited, but it's what a library should be for the community.

Thank bzmd53
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The staff was friendly and helpful even though we were only guests in town on vacation. I had come searching for a good recipe for preparing some seafood and left with a keeper. This library is also an excellent resource for historical information about the...More

Thank Eileen L
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I just stopped in to kill some time while waiting for a friend. The first thing you see are several comfy reading areas complete with leather arm chairs, and a nice view of Main Street. I wish I had more time to explore its other...More

Thank Two-Baby-Boomers
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Very nice they provided library cards for visitors so we could get a DVD - A little hard to locate a DVD not a lot of up to date ones and types mixed together with stickers but we found a couple along with a book...More

Thank Kjtravelor
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Kind librarians. We got a library card for life. Best graphic novel section ever! Kids rooms wonderful. So beautiful and welcoming in general.

Thank ruthadams79
Reviewed 29 June 2016

The Wellfleet Library is a great place to relax after a morning or afternoon at the beach, a rain-filled interruption of sunny days or a hectic tour of local sites. It is staffed by professional and welcoming women who are in touch with your needs...More

Thank jeffl499
Reviewed 24 June 2016

You sense the community when you enter the bright sunny space....in addition to what you'd normally expect to find, books, books, more books, you'll find a large children's room, numerous computer stations, welcoming seating/browsing areas, a large white board covered with announcements of activities/lectures/recitals/art shows/classes,...More

Thank Kathy E
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Many accommodation in Wellfleet does nog have wifi. The library has. Even when the library is closed you can reach free wifi when you are standing on the parking lot

Thank slaapkop
Reviewed 8 February 2016

I recently moved into Wellfleet and heard that the library was a good resource. It really is - besides the local collection, the library has access to collections in libraries across Cape Cod via a sharing program, hence the available resources are much larger and...More

1  Thank Nomad0921
Reviewed 10 September 2015

It's a nice, clean library with plenty of comfortable chairs and work tables. It's great if you need to get some work done, or if your kids need to. I took my daughter so she would have a quiet place to get a little homework...More

Thank Lisa B
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