Chetham's Library, Manchester

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  • Next to the Museum of football is the Chetham's Library one of the most (or the) English old library. Go and look at me liked it very much besides the welcome was friendly.
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  • Lovely building, quirky little place, medieval style. Staff are very inviting and are willing to tell you anything about the place. Very informative and intriguing learning about some of the items in ...  more »
  • SOO many visitors to the city center may well just walk past this incredible place as it is slightly tucked away. Try to arrange a visit during term time as there are usually free tours available. So ...  more »
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  • The Best Place To Get Knowledge In Manchester!!! I Visit Here Frequently As I Am Always Interested In The Books Which We Get Here!!! I Can Close My Eyes And Choose Any Book And I Am Sure It is Interesting!! Its A Magical Place Of Knowledge!!
  • Free to access and a really amazing place to visit. Staff were all friendly and very knowledgable. Took the time to explain the history of the library and answer questions.
  • Amazing library! What a pity that it is closed during the weekends!
  • What a secret treasure. The oldest 'public' library in the UK. Well worth a visit. Make sure you find out when the tours are. You cannot enter the property without a guide since it is also a functioning music school. The building and small grounds are picturesque. Interior takes you back in time to the middle ages. Well restored.
  • Amazing little secret jewel that I would advise anyone who's interested in books to go to!! The tour leader was a lovely lady who explains all the history of this place, you wouldn't believe it's free either

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