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Seattle Public Library

1000 4th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-1109
+1 206-386-4636
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LOVE The Red Hallway!

The architecture is absolutely stunning! It is worth a side trip to go in and check it out. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Seattle, Washington
Take a tour!!! it is worth it as you can see by the unique, world famous, architecture.

This is one of the unique places in Seattle that is worth taking a tour, no mater your age. Set it... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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1000 4th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-1109
+1 206-386-4636
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The architecture is absolutely stunning! It is worth a side trip to go in and check it out. The red hallway and staircase is right out of a dream....so vivid and cool! Nice places to relax inside and hang out.

Thank misopiso88
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of the unique places in Seattle that is worth taking a tour, no mater your age. Set it up, before you come, because it is popular. There is also a place where you can get a snack.

Thank Sandy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the structure of this building and the inside matches the outside. There is a great selection and it is easy to find what you are looking for.

Thank Khristie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Seattle Libraries are all good in general, the ones at Greenwood and Broadview are my two favorites. Clean and they have a good selection of paper books. Great internet access as well for the public.

Thank Scott N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this location, along with the small neighborhood library branches of the Seattle Public Library. There is even a special geneology section, with amazing reference books and professionally trained geneologists who will assist!

Thank L S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a member of the library I prefer to visit the Central library. Its architecture is not outdone by the wonderful staff.

Thank BoldBear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The architecture of this library is stunning, perhaps not to everybody's liking, but noteworthy. But inside you find the real value. The approximately dozen floors have a good mixture of places to sit and read, small exhibits, small meeting rooms, even music practice rooms and...More

Thank TechTraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't go to libraries often, but this was a good experience, nice place and got my stuff done. If I need to go to a library will be this one again

Thank juancmay2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the must see in Seattle - beautiful building and cute cafe. Smack downtown on 4th avenue. Grab a coffee and peruse the collection.

Thank Smeeta27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is located in the center of downtown Seattle. It has very unique shape and very cool design. It is ok to get in for everybady.

Thank kaz h
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Response from Al D | Reviewed this property |
You might want to contact Sasquatch Books: 1904 Third Ave, Suite 710 Seattle, WA 98101 Phone: 206-467-4300 Fax: 206-467-4301
10 March 2015|
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Response from ABSeaperson | Reviewed this property |
The Friends of the Seattle Public LIbrary collect and sell books for the benefit of the library budget. You can find out more by going to the main library's web site or to that of the Friends themselves.

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