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Seinajoki Library

Closed Now: 09:00 - 19:00
Open today: 09:00 - 19:00
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Didn't expect to spend here so much time

Really a great place to visit. Definitely worth seeing it. Friendly service. Cozy atmosphere. Books... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
RobertD6699
via mobile
World of books

Unfortunately I don't speak Finnish, otherwise I would spend hours in this very beautiful library... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
Uaydin
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Alvar Aallon katu 14, Seinajoki 60100, Finland
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Really a great place to visit. Definitely worth seeing it. Friendly service. Cozy atmosphere. Books even in other languages. You can get a coffee here if you want. I went there to see how is it(not a big fan of libraries) and ended up spending...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

Unfortunately I don't speak Finnish, otherwise I would spend hours in this very beautiful library. It worth visiting in any case.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Uaydin
Reviewed 1 November 2016

OK, I like libraries, ever since I got to visit them, but this is like the dream of a modern library (the other dream is the shady, old library that smells like old books). This is really designed to be a library and it looks...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Situated in the well known Alvar Aalto Center of Seinäjoki, the new libary is beautiful piece of modern architecture with still very cozy atmosphere. Especially children and young people have been taken carefully account in the design. There is a tunnel connecting the new to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

Wow! Such a beautiful library with much open space. I was especially impressed with the children's area as there were many interactive and fun features, such as carpeted play cubes.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

I just love our new library! It has a very creativity atmosphere, pleasant places to sit, amazing amount of magazines and books. The cafe is good and prices are very low and you can just sit at the table, drink your coffee or eat lunch...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Seinajoenkirjasto, Information specialist at Seinajoki Library, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2016

Thank you for your kind words!

Reviewed 25 April 2016

Nice cafe, free internet (1 h max) and a living room for the residents of Seinäjoki in nice and artistic setting.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Birding_vagrant
Seinajoenkirjasto, information specialist at Seinajoki Library, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2016

Thanks for your feedback! Nice to hear that you liked our library. I'd like to add that you can use computers in the main library up to 4 hours/day and if you have your own device the use of wi-fi is limitless.

Reviewed 18 February 2016

When I visited this Library, I just realised why not all the libraries can't be this well designed and fresh. This place is worth the visit to see how modern library can be made very attracting.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Markku R
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Very nice and attentive staff, perfect place to go with kids. Not too much books, but was just enough for me while writing thesis. Maybe could be more english books added. Otherwise, very enjoyable and nice place to go.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Tildikova
Reviewed 2 November 2015

The library building itself is a nice example of modern Nordic architecture. Very simple exterior with large glass walls to create a feeling of space. The library itself is a very modern take on the classic service. It provides good service for all ages with...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank TravelingHannu
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