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Bacon Memorial District Library

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Best place ever

We love this library. AC in the summer. Close to the park. They rent fishing poles!!! Great book... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
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I lived in Wyandotte as a child, when the Bacon House WAS the Library, and before the new... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
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6 Aug 2018
“Best place ever”
23 May 2018
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This is a historic house that was donated to the city for use as a library. The house was built in the late 1800's. The library offers free tours the first Saturday of every month at 10 a.m.
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45 Vinewood St, Wyandotte, MI 48192-5221
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We love this library. AC in the summer. Close to the park. They rent fishing poles!!! Great book exchange and books for sale. Beautiful building. Great programs. We are lucky to live so close.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

I lived in Wyandotte as a child, when the Bacon House WAS the Library, and before the new extensions were built. I've recently moved back, renewed my library card (they found my old membership!) and surveyed the current facility. The old card catalogs are gone,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Richard48220
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Great architecture on a former ships captain home on the river. Vista and aura that every library should have.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank anagorski
Reviewed 23 June 2017

This library, though small, is a wonderful place for readers and writers. They have an extensive magazine collection and a variety of children and family activities. Writers will enjoy the peacefulness of the home's rooms and the inspiration that can be drawn from them.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 3greatlakers
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Excellent library. Wonderful staff. If they don't have the book you're interested in they will have it brought to the library for you. I love my library.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank 876kim
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This library is a gem. You can leave the library area and go up the stairs into the original Bacon family mantion to sit and read. Just a beautiful place for calming your mind

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Bacon Memorial Library has a program in the summer that lets card holders check out fishing poles and tackle boxes for fishing on the Wyandotte pier or anywhere else for a week.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank River R
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My mom worked here when I was in 2nd grade in the 70's... and to a bookworm like myself, the Bacon Library was a heaven on earth. I came here daily, and used to read books in a carpeted claw foot tub! Janet and Beth...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

There is so much to do there, you lose track of time. The staff are wonderful and always willing to help if you need it.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 2Trish
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Wyandotte Library is very nostalgic. The architecture is a joy to see. The staff is very friendly and helpful about their library as well as their city

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank jmsmeljoe
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