New York Society Library, New York City

4.6
Founded in 1754, we are the city’s oldest library and a thriving community of readers, writers, and families. The Library is open to all for reading, reference, exhibitions, and many events, with circulation and other services by subscription. Our landmark building houses roughly 300,000 volumes, reading rooms, study spaces, a children’s library, and an exhibition gallery. The Library is a not-for-profit organization supported in part by tax-deductible contributions.
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  • Last year when I went to New York on a business trip in the car. Membership in the library, but the staff were able to see the entire guide to the open space to the public was very delighted. I appreciate it!
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  • Although you must be a member of this library to check out books, they do host lectures and other events open to the public. It's a lovely grand building and the children's rooms are most welcoming an...  more »
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  • its a really beautiful place to come to read and relax
  • Lovely children's collection. Quiet place to read.
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