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University Library (Universitatsbibliothek)

Ploeck 107-109, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 4962 21542380
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Historical Readings from 1700AD

If you are as history buff, this library is for you. Packed with mind boggling information and... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Sunshine34500
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West Orange, New Jersey
Breathtaking library

It is a joy as a building and monument for book lovers. No matter if you visit inside the library... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Giorgos B
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Thessaloniki, Greece
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Ploeck 107-109, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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"beautiful building"
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"book lovers"
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"interesting exhibition"
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"on display"
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"manuscripts"
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"architecture"
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

If you are as history buff, this library is for you. Packed with mind boggling information and fascinating artifacts.

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

It is a joy as a building and monument for book lovers. No matter if you visit inside the library, at least just pass outside to admire the facade of the Bibliothek.

1  Thank Giorgos B
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Again another great place to see with lovely architecture and lovely feelings when walking through the area.I would love to be a student again here!

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful library with stunning architecture as well! I recommend a visit if you are also planning to visit the University itself.

1  Thank QuickWhitTravel
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

The University Library is huge and has a good collection of books esp for the students studying at the University. I had a friend studying there and hence had easier access into the library. The staff was courteous and helpful and was very systematic in...More

2  Thank Vipul B
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The front is beautiful !! But once you go inside is even better.. It has a modern part and a classic one, so you can be amazed by technology and history at the same time

1  Thank Yana Catalina V
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

This is a grand building, with marble staircases and the very definite impression that it was made to be imposing. The displays in cabinets on the first floor are very interesting. Well worth a visit when you're in the university area of Heidelberg. And entrance...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

One of the best architecture with convenient access. This is situated in between the market hence making it convenient for everyone including family with children

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

I did not enter inside. Just take some photo from the outside. Because building is historical and nice.

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Sometimes there is possibility to see interesting exhibition with old books. I saw medieval CODEX MANESSE, so it was really great! Building inside is not that attractive.

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