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Brooklyn Public Library--Main Branch

Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11201
+1 718-780-7700
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Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11201
+1 718-780-7700
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you're in this area of BK, visiting the public library is worth a look. It is huge! And by checking the library's website you can see different events and activities taking place at the library. Great for kids and families to stroll through the...More

Thank sirenazulclaro
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Brooklyn Public Library is located at Flatbush Avenue and Eastern Parkway on Grand Army Plaza in Brooklyn. It contains over a million cataloged books, magazines, and multimedia materials. Each year, over one million people visit the library. In the 1930s, some architects were commissioned...More

1  Thank Stephan G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful building! My dad and I enjoyed browsing here and took a little break from walking to sit with a couple of books for a while. Very pleasant.

Thank Carmelapplepie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Across the Avenue from the Grand Army Plaza is the Brooklyn Public Library's Main Branch with its gorgeous architecture and views it is a must see for all who visit here.

Thank silky249
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great to walk around and see what is available, it free and architecturally interesting, close to the Brooklyn Museum.

Thank GregBrooklyn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Brooklyn Main Branch Library and the Manhattan Fifth Ave. Main Branch Library, doesn't get any better, except maybe the Alexandria Library that was burned down way back when. One can order any book at the front desk, they have events, activities, job fairs, ReServe...More

Thank JoyChristena
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Nice building and library. If you have time to roam around,why not check it out? Especially if you are checking out Prospect Park, Brooklyn Museum and Botanic Garden. Just nearby

Thank bennyvectra
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I love going to this library! Its very quite and has tons of book. They also have a lot of other activities in the building. Check it out!

Thank 986chaimh
Reviewed 18 April 2017

As part of a lovely afternoon in Propect Park we stopped by to look into this beautiful library. Well worth a look.

Thank sweptaway61
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Twenty years ago, I use to go to this library and walk wall to wall looking for books to read. This library amazed me with the amount of books it possessed. However, today we don't really read books anymore. While I was surprise to see...More

Thank Alicia W
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