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Really exceptional

Public library on the town square. Mid century modern and really in great condition. Free WiFi... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Portland, Oregon

Ideal place to relax. And the wifi is also free in this library. The place is located in sentrum... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Tromso, Norway
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  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
31 Jul 2018
“Really exceptional”
1 May 2018
“Simple, but with a good view!”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Public library on the town square. Mid century modern and really in great condition. Free WiFi and a full stocked library. So magazines and newspaper to read in a nice dry warm environment with chairs and tables.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tiredandtravelled
Reviewed 1 May 2018

A library that does not appear to have been remarkably renewed in recent years. Although the library has what it needs; books, Internet, seatings for reading and working, toilets and a coffee machine. The view is great from here!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Marita B
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

The library is next to the taller building, as shown in the photo. Note the opening hours. Ask the friendly and helpful librarian for the user ID and PIN.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Victor S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The library is centrally located right across from the cruise dock and next to the city hall (Rathaus); staff there directed us to the library. Free Wifi can be hard to find in the fjords and small villages, so this was a comfortable place to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Canadagirl25
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Ideal place to relax. And the wifi is also free in this library. The place is located in sentrum Ålesund. Above Kremergården mall.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Lance_Kerwin
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Saw this large building from the cruise ship as it dominates the otherwise lowrise skyline so it was an easy landmark to make for. hadnt realised that there was a shopping centre underneath the libary that had an affordable coffee shop at 10Kr a cup!!...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank chris c
Reviewed 7 October 2015

When you are on a cruise unless you opted to pay big bucks for internet access, and then have endless patience to endure the frequently sloooow internet speed which eats into your minutes, you want to find a place with internet access when the ship...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank practans
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We took a cruise ship to Alesund and really glad we didn’t book any cruise tours as the weather was pretty bad that day. We got off the ship and talked to the information folks. We found that the Library was just 2 blocks away...More

Date of experience: September 2015
3  Thank elindoo
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