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McAllen Public Library

4001 N 23rd St, McAllen, TX 78504-4104
+1 956-681-3000
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Very nice!

I love the local library. There is a large selection and the staff is always willing to help. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Don3677
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McAllen, Texas
Great layout and love the little cafe

I usually go to the Mission library but the books I was looking for were at Mcallen. What a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CathyDArizona
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Mission, Texas
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4001 N 23rd St, McAllen, TX 78504-4104
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+1 956-681-3000
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"children's section"
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"farmers market"
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"walmart store"
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"snack shop"
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"all ages"
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"study room"
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"book store"
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"every saturday"
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"an art gallery"
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"book selection"
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"great selection"
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"winter texans"
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"few hours"
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"lots of parking"
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"great place"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the local library. There is a large selection and the staff is always willing to help. The meeting rooms are also very good.

Thank Don3677
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I usually go to the Mission library but the books I was looking for were at Mcallen. What a wonderful layout. It made perfect sense and signage was good too. Even in the summer many of the study rooms were occupied. Check out was easy...More

Thank CathyDArizona
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This library is full of adventures, intrigue and relaxation. Yes, it's true. Take a trip to this aesthetically pleasing library and you will be in for a treat. The staff is ready to answer any questions you may have and/or help you find the book...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great location great friendly staff plenty of resources to keep your kids busy and help with homework!!

Thank Daniel T
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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Good staff helpful. Not as much homeless as many libraries. No surprises when studies ongoing. Full service coffee and snack bar. Internet and printing, services. Study rooms, conference rooms, meeting rooms.

Thank King L
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

McAllen has one of the largest libraries in the country. It has plenty of space to read and study. It also hosts events and conference rooms as well as hosting the weekly Saturday farmers market.

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

They’ve bent over backwards creating a wonderful library. Helpful service. Great selection, digital service and sharing. What’s not to love?

Thank Pretaurious G
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

The library in McAllen is so good you would only expect to find a library this good in a much larger city! Once an abandoned Wal-Mart, the city turned the building into an internationally-recognized architectural wonder housing numerous activities for the citizens of McAllen and...More

Thank 257jimd
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

I'm in shock of how many activities they have for kids on there calender. They also have Farmers Markets on certain days. People bring locally grown veggies and nice delicacies. I hope it keeps on growing.

Thank 921octaviog
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

This place was stunning. Huge, as befits a former Walmart, but they certainly made a lemon into lemonade. The exterior was inviting and there was an interesting exhibit of art near the entrance. The different sections were beautiful and enormous. An area for kids, teens,...More

Thank DC2florida
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