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Millicent Library

Fairhaven, MA
+1 508-992-5342
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History and Architecture

A beautiful building steeped in history. If you enjoy history and architecture the center of... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Fairhaven, Massachusetts
via mobile

Yet another piece of beautiful architecture by Henry Huttleston Rogers for the residence of... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
George B
Fairhaven, Massachusetts
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A tribute to Henry Huttleston Rogers' daughter.
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

A beautiful building steeped in history. If you enjoy history and architecture the center of Fairhaven has much to offer.

Thank BlueDevil67
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Yet another piece of beautiful architecture by Henry Huttleston Rogers for the residence of Fairhaven, Mass. Nothing anywhere can compare with all of these authentic buildings in Fairhaven .

Thank George B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Very lovely. Surely not the largest bibliotheca around but certainly one of the classiest. Many computers to work on, several rooms to explore. They have a large cd collection I borrow from. They are a member of SAILS that allows you to online order books,...More

Thank Uncle-Tonoose
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This library is exceptionally beautiful, a must see if you are visiting Fairhaven.. The architecture is outstanding, and it is very well maintained.

Thank JCOA2010
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I have taken my children here since they were 2. Just looking at the beautiful architecture of each room will keep you entertained for hours. Always helpful and super cozy during the winter months when you need to get out of the house.

Thank Brandy S
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This place is amazing for all ages if you are a fan of books and historic buildings. I have 2 kids that are younger that enjoyed this library and the friendly staff.

Thank wranglernwss22
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful area of Fairhaven and very historical building. We needed some books for our daughter 's masters classes, staff was very helpful finding and getting it sent to this library for pickup. A few days later was notified it was there ready for us.

Thank dedebeach47
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Built in the late 1800's to memorialize the daughter of a wealthy couple, this has to be one of the most eye-appealing, castle-like library's in the US.

Thank GLM2468
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This beautiful library has a good selection of fiction and non-fiction. The children's section is well stocked with a wide range of reading levels. Staff is helpful. I use the library in person, on line for ebook orders and to place holds on books I...More

Thank ClaireFG42
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The Millicent Library is an architectural masterpiece, well worth a visit. The collection of local history material is superb. If you can't visit, check out the website, which has a vast amount of information.

Thank 31mbel
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