Exhibition Galleries and Bookshop: 10am - 5pm daily; Check their website for reading room × Bookplate Cafe: Weekdays from 7.30am, Weekends from 9am; Library closed Good Friday and Christmas Day.
National Library of Australia
Parkes Place, Parkes, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Ranked #14 of 245 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor
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“It smells magnificent!”
I could live in this library. It smells like a big book. Magnificent artwork, lovely cafe, and free lockers. Who couldn’t just set up shop and live there? Oh, that, and a wonderful exhibition...
“Always good to eat here”
Once again a delicious meal with a beautiful view.
Unfortunately there was a pending thunderstorm so we were told to move inside where it is not nearly as nice.
“Interesting Exhibitions, Lovely Giftshop”
I went to the NLA to visit the National Treasures exhibition which I do from time to time. It was great to see the newly renovated Blaeu Map, which always astonishes me. I ducked in to see the...
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