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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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Wonderful new library a landmark for Perth

The City of Perth Library is in the heart of the city, surrounded by historic buildings. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeffry B
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Melbourne, Australia
Mesmerized by a library!

What a beautiful library. At first I didn’t know what it was. Once In entered, I realized it was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
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573 Hay St | (located approx 100m east of Perth Town Hall), Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Has a nice cafe as well as comfy places to sit and chill out. Internet is available, though not sure if you have to be a member.

Thank jopower56
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

A 7 level library near the Town Hall in the heart of the city it’s well designed, lot’s of natural light, spacious indoor and open air areas and has an excellent, up to date range of books and free wifi. Great place to relax and...More

Thank Malcolm_111
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

A rotunda. If I had not known, would never have thought it was a library. Easily accessible. Extremely modern.

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

LOVE LOVE LOVE. we had our photos here in the fountains. A lot of fun. Great little cafe and the kids can just run around.

Thank 589janean
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

This is a great place to visit, just to appreciate the architecture. From the outside it is a cylinder of glass, some five storeys high. There is a spiral staircase winding up with lots of steps, but also lifts. From each floor there are views...More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

I passed by this Library almost on daily basis during my stay in Perth due to its close vicinity to my hotel. It was closed on Xmas and Boxing Day and didnt have to chance to enter. I love to see the modern architecture of...More

Thank Ruzana A
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

A place you can go to that has plenty of seating space and all the things you would expect in a library and more. The way it is set out it means you can find what you need very fast and still have somewhere that...More

Thank John G
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