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State Library of New South Wales, Sydney

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Library Traveler Resource
Built in 1826, State Library of New South Wales is the oldest library in Australia. Check out the well-organized exhibits and join a guided tour of the building to soak up Australian history and culture. This is a perfect place for book loves to touch the pages and rifle through the shelves. Take a break in the cafe or bookshop. See State Library of New South Wales and all Sydney has to offer by arranging your trip with our Sydney vacation trip planner.
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  • Visited the State Library and was extremely impressed. With the circular area with modern facilities......it is definitely a place to study. Students reading, learning, relaxing and playing chess.... ...  more »
  • Just had a walk through. Wow. The main room is spectacular. It was like being in a movie. There are little displays adjoining other rooms but I just was interested in the main library  more »
  • Check the SLNSW website for a behind-the-scenes tumour.. Great small group tour during which you can become intimate with the stories so early European settlement of SYD and even to the details of wha...  more »
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  • Best place for intense study. Love their quietness. The silence place with many visitors. The visitors having a high self-control of not making noise. Love this place so much !!!
  • Beautiful building. Great place to study or do work. Some Computers available for non locals to use, but not many so you may not get one.
  • Best place to study. Contains meeting rooms as well as study rooms. Every book you will find gere
  • Modern, silent and efficient. You can really read and work over there. I was preparing to take an IELTS and I visited the facility a lot.
  • It is a nice and convenient place to enjoy reading and to spend time in completing written papers.