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Thomas Crane Public Library

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Cool Structure

Just go there for the architecture if nothing else. It's right by the Adams visitor center so just... read more

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Beautiful Library

This library is wonderful! It is a place where you can go and contact your inner place for a serene... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Mary L
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Quincy, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Just go there for the architecture if nothing else. It's right by the Adams visitor center so just walk across the street and check it out.

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

I have been there 4 times this year. It is a great place to bring your used books It gives you more room in your bookcase plus you can take a tax deduction. They have video tapes you can borrow plus a snack bar you...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

This library is wonderful! It is a place where you can go and contact your inner place for a serene break from the hustle and bustle. Its air condition so you real enjoy the time.

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 10 April 2018

This is a beautiful old building and you can almost feel the history. The library by itself is good with a great selection and helpful staff & they host a lot of musical performances. I personally love the architecture in the Richardson Reading Room w/the...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Excellent selection of books. Helpful, professional staff. Unfortunately frequented by some adults who are not interested in reading or any of the other services provided.

Thank Kate L
Reviewed 30 January 2018

I highly recommend the volunteer program for literacy training that is offered at the Thomas Crane Library. The teacher, Mary is amazing and she really prepares tutors to meet their potential.

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

I'm writing this from the Computer Room at the Library. Available with a Library Card. Plenty of books. if you can't find it they'll order it for you. Great Childrens Room, Events and atmosphere.

Thank Gordon J
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Theomas Crane Public Library offers a gorgeous historc portion of theoir building along with a new addition that is comfortable. Great place to get what you need from a library

Thank siapac
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Such a wonderful library,the building is so beautiful.So many programs available,concerts etc.Wi-fi available,dvd,current books and a helpful staff

Thank katy392
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This large library is tied into its community, with a large holding of books, film dvds, music cds, and many online holdings There is a research room for historians, a room that is particularly rich as Quincy is the hometown of two presidents an other...More

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