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Tromso Public library and City Archives

Groennegata 94, Tromso 9008, Norway
+47 77 79 09 00
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Stunning modern building

The Tromso Public library and City Archives is an awesome building far from any other buildings on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chokk
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Frederiksberg, Denmark
Beautiful modern building

Multilevels, computers, rooms for kids, tables, of course lots and lots of books, even a nice view... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michael K
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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Groennegata 94, Tromso 9008, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Tromso Public library and City Archives is an awesome building far from any other buildings on Groennegata. It truly stands out compared to other building both at night time and in daylight. Well worth visiting and if not just for getting the warmth into...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Multilevels, computers, rooms for kids, tables, of course lots and lots of books, even a nice view over the water. spacious and airy.

Thank Michael K
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

The architecture is monumental, with glass panels all around, allowing a maximum of light even in the Polar Night.

Thank Mili262
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Only visited to go to the toilets, but they where so dirty that we did not use them! Rest of the building, I don't know!

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Nice library with a lot of seats for rest. It is cozy and good place to read or study. As a tourist, I am impressed Tromso has a nice library for its citizens. Recommend to check it out

Thank Jamie N
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

The library was close to my hotel so I walked by Storgata orjust one block away from it and could apprecite the building design. To see the building at its best walk by after the sunset. The library collection is housed on four floors that...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2017

this is the place to pick up the starting number for the Polar Night Semimarathon. I like the open glass architecture and the design famous for Scandinavia, a place to visit just to see it.

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

Not sure if this is an attraction really, but the building looks nice at least ! And there are a lot of books in there, as well as newspapers, and wifi.

Thank Arctic_Lyon
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The last time I spotted a beautiful public library with unique architectural design was at Beitou, Taiwan. This time, as I was walking, I spotted this beautiful timeless building designed to reflect her place in the Arctic. Beautiful ! If I live in Tromso, this...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

A very modern building in the center of the town. Glass walls and unique architecture. Located on the side of the town hall, just a walk away from the cinema. You can read the daily newspaper here or do whatever people do in a library....More

Thank Alvin R
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