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National Library of Singapore

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100 Victoria Street National Library Building, Singapore 188064, Singapore
+65 6332 3255
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A VAAAAAAAST variety

It was a book haven for readers. I could spend hours here and the setting was spacious and... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
macaiwar
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Check the current exhibitions

The library is huge with a large selections of books. From time to time you have events such as... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Kevin W
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Singapore, Singapore
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100 Victoria Street National Library Building, Singapore 188064, Singapore
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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

It was a book haven for readers. I could spend hours here and the setting was spacious and comfortable. The staff were extremely helpful too.

Thank macaiwar
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The library is huge with a large selections of books. From time to time you have events such as exhibitionist and play. Not a must do for tourist unless you have too much ch time to kill.

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Though it only has one floor of public library in the basement, it has compromised of all what you need, including comics, tools, music, language, etc. This public library part is welcoming people to have a good stay. It is so good to discover their...More

Thank 565ethels
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

It's large and has over 600,000 publications. Singapore can be very proud of this facility. I enjoyed wandering and looking at the selections. WiFi could be easier to access.

Thank G L
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Love this library with great collection. I particularly enjoyed the Ebooks, where you can rent through overdrive the electronic or audio version of books - English , Chinese and more.

Thank ITravel0ne
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We decided to take the kids here. We don't have any libraries where we live so it is a fun excursion for our family. Go to the basement for the kids room. There is tons of space, wonderful selection of English books and a fun...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

You can find many books here for all ages and topics. The library itself doesn't have much decoration and looks functional and serious.

Thank Stephanie K
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I can see that library in Singapore is very tetchy. When I went there i borrowed my friends card. I got to checked out the books all by my self using her card. Its also very easy to return books you can return it anywhere...More

Thank eash441
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Went here to ride the glass elevator. When you enter the building, look for the elevators. On the right there are two, on the left there are three. Take the last one on the left, have an amazing view and a thrill of being "hurtled"...More

Thank Dana F
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Like this library for its spaciousness and wide collection of books. Especially like the comics section. Can spend the whole day lounging in the comfortable environment.

Thank K H W
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Response from Laird Philip K | Reviewed this property |
Good afternoon from London. There is no entry fee as this is a Public Library. I should walk there as you can take in all the sights and sounds of Singapore on the way. I stay at the Intercontinental Hotel just by the... More
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