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Very historic atmosphere

This library is in a historic building that mixes books and history. I really enjoyed ambling... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Robert S
,
Lawrence, Kansas
Historical atmosphere in heritage building

We love visiting this library because it is a heritage building and they have kept it up very well... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wayne J
,
Oakville
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This 1815 library is on the National Register of Historic Places.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“reading room” (5 reviews)
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Lenox, MA
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This library is in a historic building that mixes books and history. I really enjoyed ambling through and learning about the place and browsing the books. It is very well kept.

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love visiting this library because it is a heritage building and they have kept it up very well. We particularly enjoy the book sale that seems to go on year round and the prices are great.

Thank Wayne J
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Libraries are treasures. This one which is steeped in history and great architecture is located in the splendid Berkshire town of Lenox, Mass.

Thank TommyBoy94
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Lovely place to visit. Quite beautiful. Very nice reading rooms with a large selection of periodicals, newspapers, magazines and wifi computers. Very friendly staff.

Thank yogameetsdance
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

While you are in downtown Lenox, take a few minutes and tour the library. It has some interesting displays and architectural features, including the ceiling on the third floor.

Thank cubiclegirl
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

This is a terrific library. The selection is limited, but they are happy to order books from other branches. The space is beautiful and serene. They have great programs and lectures. The children's area is the best I've seen, very accessible and welcoming, with a...More

Thank Lizzylikestravel
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Reviewed 4 November 2016

This is a beautiful building - just being in it is a pleasure. And the book collection is quite extensive for such a small town.

Thank Pilgrim4Art
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

This is a wonderful library in a historic building. The building is surrounded by small well tended garden. Their reading rooms are comfortable, cozy and relaxing, good places place to peruse the daily daily newspapers and magazines available. The staff of the library is helpful...More

Thank miamimimi2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

nice quiet well restored library. Lovely architecture and great reading room. SIt down and relax and grab a current copy of your favorite eriodical

Thank marty2406
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

This is such beautiful old library. Lot of places to sit and relax and enjoy a good book. And on a nice day the reading park outside is a lovely place to enjoy your book.

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