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Provincetown Library

356 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2322
+1 508-487-7094
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what a gem

I went to the library today for a writers workshop. I was noticing the books on the shelves and was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sacramento, California
Beautiful building

This beautiful building dominates one end of Commercial Street. It is an absolute gem, totally in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Derby, United Kingdom
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“second floor” (93 reviews)
“rose dorothea” (31 reviews)
“scale model” (24 reviews)
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356 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2322
+1 508-487-7094
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to the library today for a writers workshop. I was noticing the books on the shelves and was very impressed with the collections. Would recommend checking out the library.

Thank Bonepa45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beautiful building dominates one end of Commercial Street. It is an absolute gem, totally in character with the area, and a real asset of the town.

Thank mjc404
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a greatly maintained beautiful historic building .I would love to spend more time both sitting & exploring.

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a free attraction. You need to go to the second floor and see the scale model schooner covering the whole floor. Has a kids area, that might be great for a rainy day reading session

Thank Graham C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't just take a selfie with the whimsical Tourist statue and the library in the background. Walk up the granite steps and go inside. The center interior of the library is dominated by a faithful half scale replica of the famed Rose Dorothea schooner. Take...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

There's an upstairs surprise in the children's section. Take a moment & stop in the Provincetown Library!

Thank sgraves78
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Another place in Cape Cod immortalised by artist Edward Hopper in the 1930's , this lovely building a former Church, is now local Library of Provincetown. Aside from Its primary function (as what looks like an excellently stocked collection of books and other educational materials...More

Thank Adrian W
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We heard there was a ship on the second floor of the library and went for a visit. We were impressed with the building itself. It's been recently renovated. Inside was beautiful and indeed, on the second floor, there was a half scale model of...More

Thank Greg Y
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This library has a real size boat inside on second floor. Not sure how they got it there but it takes up most of the floor. Worth seeing.

Thank TarHeel071
Reviewed 7 August 2017

If you are a library fan please see the second floor of this Library. Amazing place very nice and well maintain. Congratulation to the people who create this Library.

Thank GaetanV_12
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