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National Library of South Africa

5 Queen Victoria Street, 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 6320
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Some Interesting Books Inside A Beautiful Old Architectural Library Building

While holidaying in Cape Town for 15 nights from 29/11/17 to 14/12/17 I would often walk past the... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2018
Stephen N
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Smithfield, Australia
Where old school rocks

If libraries are your 'thing' – or if you grew up looking for books in a classic card catalogue... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2017
Christiaan_Slabbert
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Leipzig, Germany
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Feb 9, 2018
“Some Interesting Books Inside A Beautiful Old Architectural Library Building”
Jun 18, 2017
“Where old school rocks”
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

While holidaying in Cape Town for 15 nights from 29/11/17 to 14/12/17 I would often walk past the Library during my daily sightseeing & decided to call in on Monday 11/12/17. Architecturally old white beautiful building and looks very grand on approach, no admission fee...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

If libraries are your 'thing' – or if you grew up looking for books in a classic card catalogue (picture attached) – then I'd highly recommend swinging by the National Library of South Africa's Cape Town campus, right next to The Company's Gardens in the...More

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