Municipal Library of Prague, Prague

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The Municipal Library of Prague is one of the largest libraries in Prague, Czech Republic.The oldest item in the library's collections is a print of the Prague Bible from 1488.
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  • Fairly central and well worth a see. I went this morning. Free to get in and not hard to locate as its in the hall. Only a couple of people ahead of me wanting a photo. I also got a photo of the facel...  more »
  • We have been very briefly only to view the book Tower. Really cool to see, there are mirrors posted inside so it looks like the Tower endlessly. Fun for a short stop!
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  • Library, which is located in a very good location offers a wonderful attraction for 0 CZK. Definitely worth a look here. It does not cost anything and Tower (the tunnel) from the books is very interesting. Plus you have a special photo in a collection.
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  • awesome place to come work, study or just browse the books. entry is free, you have to have a library card only if you want to borrow books. wifi and plenty of nice seating places available.
  • books written in English can be found In one corner , mostly are novels and also some magazines. you can buy coffee for 20 kc from coffee machine inside the library, toilets are -1 level for 10 kc.
  • Very nice library with free entrance. Ideal to study, work, and read.
  • An extremely nice library. I'm a part time local so make use of the library with my wife often. Good for study from books rather than computer. There is nice cafe onsite and clean toilets (cost of 10 kc). A nice tower of books in entrance to library.
  • #idiom [id-ee-uh m] noun an expression whose meaning is not predictable from the usual meanings of its constituent elements, as kick the bucket or hang one's head, or from the general grammatical rules of a language, as the table round for the round table, and that is not a constituent of a larger expression of like characteristics. a language, dialect, or style of speaking peculiar to a people. Slovak artist, Matej Krén, created this book sculpture, called #Idiom, which can be found in the entrance of the Prague Municipal Library at Mariánské náměstí, near the Old Town Square. He used mirrors to give the illusion of infinity.
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