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Address: 55 W Main St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7300
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+1 508-349-0310

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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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 September 2016
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Fairfax, Virginia
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Fairfax, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 amenities.

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles 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 so it was very nice to be able to check them out. Nice looking and... More 

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Mellenville, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 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.

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Alexandria, VA
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 whether it is a search for a popular book, the latest magazine or newspaper or... More 

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Stowe, Vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles 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, etc., offered in the attached community room. The librarians are always friendly and welcoming. No... More 

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netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles 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

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Wellfleet, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 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 diverse than the library itself. The staff is very helpful and knowledgeable, and they... More 

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Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 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 done.

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nj
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

Library has open wifi outside of it. Interesting speakers and authors visit throughout the summer. Knowledgable staff.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

I love all the Cape libraries, but this one is particularly nice. Great kids area and terrific for a rainy day.

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