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City of Perth Library

573 Hay St | (located approx 100m east of Perth Town Hall), Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
9461 3500
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Great place

The City of Perth Library is a great place to relax during a visit to Perth city. It has... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
muma-travel
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Queensland
Remarkable building

On first view as you enter its hard to believe this is actually a library. It is open and spread... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chizzel
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Perth, Australia
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573 Hay St | (located approx 100m east of Perth Town Hall), Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
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"great addition"
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"circular building"
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"meeting space"
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"public access"
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"several floors"
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"all ages"
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"great place to visit"
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"study"
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"auditorium"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The City of Perth Library is a great place to relax during a visit to Perth city. It has everything you would expect to find in a library for all ages. The children's floor is great with not only books but large soft animals to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On first view as you enter its hard to believe this is actually a library. It is open and spread out with several levels to search through. Its architecture is interesting and has a coffee shop in the foyer area. As nice as it is,...More

Thank Chizzel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I didn't have time to go in and just saw it on my walks through the city both in the day and at night... its a cool building

Thank Lauren S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loveeee walking through the different floors exploring the amazing architecture while enjoying the special painted ceiling

Thank Erin H
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Quite an unexpected find. we stopped by for a coffee and were enthralled by the building and charmed by the helpful and interesting staff. A good place to sit and relax.

Thank swh61
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Guest passes for the internet are great - I had some trouble printing a document, and the Lady was so patient - terchnology is great when it works!!!

Thank MeMouse62
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

With my home city having a new library this was nothing in comparison. Interesting enough but small. Ceiling art work on the art leaflet. Not bad in itself.

Thank Brian M
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

The City of Perth Library is in the heart of the city, surrounded by historic buildings. The library was once in the basement of Council House but has now settled in this shiny new home. It is a lending library for the people of Perth,...More

Thank Jeffry B
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

What a beautiful library. At first I didn’t know what it was. Once In entered, I realized it was a library. The main floor is surrounded with glass. We can see everything outside us. The second floor to the top had wooden slats outside. Beautiful!...More

Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Go to the third floor and outside to the open veranda for a delightful view. This area tends to be windy so hold your hats!

Thank Kat J
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