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“Beautiful building!”

New York Public Library
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US$25,00*
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Landmarks of Midtown Walking Tour
Ranked #11 of 1 192 things to do in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Two marble lions mark the entrance to this Beaux Arts masterpiece, a National Historic Landmark containing more than six million books.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took the tour and really enjoyed learning the history of the Library. It is a beautiful building. I would recommend the tour.

Thank MommaRose2016
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can literally take a book and soak in the amazing experience of one of the grandest libraries in the world.

Thank Neil W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I almost wish I were a New Yorker so I could visit this library regularly. This is heaven on earth for a person who loves books.

Thank MottTheHoop
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the flagship library and the architecture is impressive, but it's difficult to study here with all the tourists.

Thank Kief2
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very big library. Clerk getting my card was incredibly nice, friendly, and I felt she was the nicest person there. Touristy in the sense of people in the Rose Room were taking pictures and the actual users of the library may have been disturbed. Otherwise, neat and right by Bryant Park. Get a card, checkout a book and sit in Bryant Park to read!

Thank na w
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