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Ogunquit Memorial Library

166 Shore Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907-3705
+1 207-646-9024
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Busman's holiday for these librarians

My friend and I are librarians, and while walking by the beautiful stone Ogunquit Public Library... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
212allisonr
Quant Library with Excellent Architecture

If you enjoy books, history or architecture, stop by the Qgunquit Memorial Library. The library is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DavidTNYS
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Arlington, Virginia
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166 Shore Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907-3705
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+1 207-646-9024
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I are librarians, and while walking by the beautiful stone Ogunquit Public Library decided to stop in. We were greeted by the reference librarian, and told to please look around which we did. Atmosphere rare and lovely and old fashioned, although she...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you enjoy books, history or architecture, stop by the Qgunquit Memorial Library. The library is near the entrance to the Marginal Way, is in a very interesting structure, and has good books on the history of the area. Not large, so unless you become...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

A beautiful old building with a lot of history and accessible to the public too. We had a quick visit and enjoyed it.

Thank Norm S
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

This fascinating little building was worth it to stop and go inside. The mini-library was so adorable. It was interesting to see the family burial chart, as well as the old picture map of Perkins Cove. There are some old paintings to look at, and...More

Thank Teresa L
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

The library is within walking distance of the main shopping areas in Ogunquit, Maine, and we found it well worth a visit. It was built in 1897 by Nannie Conarroe to commemorate her husband, George. The PA couple summered in the Ogunquit, Maine area for...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

My wife had fond memories of walking there when she was young. Even found some of the volumes she checked out so long ago.

Thank tacocands
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

This is a small town library that completes the old New England village experience one ought to have in such a town. It hearkens back to a time before Ogunquit's tourism boom. The librarian a sweet older lady who is as friendly as can be....More

Thank John S
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is a very unique library. It is not a town library, but it is the only library in Ogunquit. It is a privately funded library which is supported by endowments and contributions. The library is in a beautiful stone building (with a great stone...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

We read about this Library on Trip Advisor. It is easy walking distance of several hotels. We were lucky enough to meet the grand daughter of Charles Woodbury on our visit. She is still local and visits the library frequently, She pointed out the seascape...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Lovely experience for those who enjoy libraries. I just enjoyed the architecture and the organization.

Thank maryfH8862LL
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It is open Mon-Sat from 9-12 and 2-5 throughout the summer.
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