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Princeton Public Library

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this library is huge and its open on the weekends too. Very clean, well maintained and beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Great library and place to hang out and just chill.

This library is one of the best public libraries I have ever experienced. There is a cafe as well... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Princeton, New Jersey
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

this library is huge and its open on the weekends too. Very clean, well maintained and beautiful people all around.

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

This library is one of the best public libraries I have ever experienced. There is a cafe as well as a little gift shop and used book shop. There are quiet study and conference rooms available for Princeton Township residents and library members. There are...More

2  Thank Noemidlp
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Beautiful facility. Very convenient location. there is just as much to do outside in the plaza as there is to do inside. Make sure to visit the weekly farmers market. Parking lot right around the corner.

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

We don't live in Princeton, NJ but just on its borders. Nevertheless, the membership is worth paying the $50 annual fee whether for its film series, its talks by authors or its superb DVD and book collection. In addition, I get two hours free parking...More

2  Thank Marilyn T
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We were in Princeton for 2 months so my husband and I became members of this big and well-stocked public library. It is well staffed so there is always someone to help. It has a used book store and a selection of gifts geared to...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2018

The library is multi-storied and has quite an impressive collection of books for all ages. Service staff is quite friendly and this is quite popular with kids.

3  Thank PushExplore
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I think this is a nice clean library, but its very big, so if you want to know where something is , ask the librarian, and its three floors. People here are very nice and always helpful. They are never rude, and are always available....More

Thank Matan O
Reviewed 3 February 2018

It is a really nice library. Has a coffee shop with lite food also. Parking is nearby but will cost. Decent place to relax when visiting the university and/or the town.

Thank Salvatore F
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Buy CD's and books to help upkeep. Great selection of books and magazines plus WiFi. Wish they could relocate to UK.

2  Thank Ian J
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

After reading the Trip Advisor reviews I wanted to visit the library whilst I was in Princeton. I had gotten a completely wrong impression. It is a very large library on 3 floors in a modern building with a lot of facilities but it was...More

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