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Luang Prabang Library

Sisavangvong Road, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 71 254 813
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small and a section on laos history

it is located just opposite the Royal Palace museum. It is housed in an old colonial building. you... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
jeff1955malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
A place to visit and donate book/s to chidren

Visited and bought some books for donation to children. Also bought a few books about... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2017
T3T
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Western Norway, Norway
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Sisavangvong Road, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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+856 71 254 813
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

it is located just opposite the Royal Palace museum. It is housed in an old colonial building. you can buy a book or donate books or cash to help the poor kids to get a better education in life. they are still struggling from the...More

Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Visited and bought some books for donation to children. Also bought a few books about Laos/history. A place worth to visit and spend a few dollars for children books.

Thank T3T
Reviewed 25 February 2017

It was a disapointement this visit because we could see very litle There was a photograph exebiton, even these one with few pictures

Thank AntonioAGSC
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Has a good little section on Lao history which is most instructional. Buy a book for the Book Boat and say Hello to Mr Sangdao.

Thank anneliese95
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Reading some of the reviews in the past 10 or 15, it's pretty clear that a few people don't understand the significance of this place or even 'get it' in any semblance of a way. This place isn't a place to get the latest Cleo...More

1  Thank Adam Y
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Most Laotian children do not have access to books especially those outside the main towns. Having simple things like books, writing utensils, stationary is really a luxury for most of these outlying areas. While I was there, I observed volunteers teaching spoken and written languages...More

Thank kcchin
Reviewed 24 September 2016

A visit to this library was a fun and learning experience for all. It has both local and other language books. It also has kids toys. It operates the Lao Children's Library Boats, the only two in Laos. It gives book bags of hundreds of...More

Thank Tom Y
Reviewed 20 September 2016

You can contribute by buying some books for 20k Kip and put it in the folder case which will be donated to the Laos rural children. You can also donate uniform for 1 child at only USD5 for primary student.

Thank CK_Ong8271
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Husband and I knew about the work of this library to assist the poor children of Laos with education. Books are rare or non-existent in remote villages. When you see the poverty for yourself, you will understand. Poverty and a hand to mouth existence leaves...More

8  Thank Yogalover9
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The library is very small and does not have very much of a collection. They could use more books in their library.

Thank Texsmom
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