Pristina National Library, Pristina

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Nearly 100 domes and striking metal cross-hatch embellishments define , which houses close to 2 million units and two reading rooms. Located in 16,500 sq m (177,605 sq ft) of space and spread over six floors, the library offers a variety of materials, including centuries-old books, Albanian newspapers and manuscripts, and maps. Observe the floors of the main hall, adorned with marble mosaics, and experience the rich, natural light that comes through the domes. Inside, take time to view the woodwork and modernistic ornaments. Use our Pristina online itinerary maker to add Pristina National Library and other attractions to your Pristina vacation plans.
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  • August 9, 2017
    you can not really miss this building which is on the univercity premises. I recommend you to book a guide in order to get the facts and stories.  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    This building looks so cool online and when you're driving by. But up close it is really poorly maintained- weeds growing everywhere, trash on all the grounds, stray dogs and people lying about on all...  more »
  • July 31, 2017
    The building is famous for Pristina. Library is inside, but attract the eye design and modern appearance. I think it should have a building like this and see the city of Pristina, is mysterious, but has become one of the tourist attractions.
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