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This is a great asset for the city and a wonderful place to browse through if you're a visitor to... read more

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and lots of space, and windows with natural light. I found it a bit run down. But still a great... read more

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65 Victoria Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-801 4040
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great asset for the city and a wonderful place to browse through if you're a visitor to this city

Thank Narziss
Reviewed 1 week ago

and lots of space, and windows with natural light. I found it a bit run down. But still a great place to spend a few hours on a rainy day. The adjoining cafe was good.

Thank 22Senior_travels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this quirky little cafe in transit to the books you want to read. The staff a are friendly and the food is great.

Thank KIWI333111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Huge library with much more than just books. A place to relax and even enjoy technology as well. Such a range of all types of books

Thank leoniehastings
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Wellington Library is my haven. My 12 year old loves it, it has loads of character and nooks and crannies to tuck yourself away in. I declare that I am very biased toward libraries, so love the community feel of this one. People everywhere, books...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 6 July 2018

This library is in a big building with several floors in city centre, and mixed with other local government or organisation functions, including Citizen Advice Bureau and Cafe. A bit mix, busy and full with other activities unlike an old style simple pure library. Anyway...More

Thank santo t
Reviewed 28 June 2018

If you are Wellington you have to walk through this library. There are multiple floors to this building and it is well layed out to find anything that you have to read. The staff there are very helpful and can find anything you may be...More

Thank gjsamson
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I really appreciate Wellington City Library service. Good range for all age group. lots of variety. Enough place to sit and browse books before taking them home. Very flexible return drop box option. Separate kids account is much better option.

Thank SandipP373
Reviewed 14 June 2018

As a traveller, I would use the library as an extension of the iSite information centre next door. That is to say, I would use it as a place to escape the weather, use the bathrooms, go online to check my emails, and to warm...More

Thank TeamIan
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Was at the Library last night attending an art workshop. Really awesome they let us use the space and throughout the evening I kept looking around- the place is massive with so many inviting books staring at you. The kids section also has movies to...More

Thank Mrs_Wgtn_Dickson
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