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Denver Public Library

10 West 14th Parkway, Denver, CO 80204
+1 303-640-6200
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Great facility!!!

What a great library! Pretty much anything you can think of wanting or needing from a library is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
226taddw
Beautiful building full of books.

It is a beautiful building and does not look like your "typical" library. The best part though is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
betsyerender
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The largest library in the greater metro area is known for its books, photographs and maps about Denver's frontier history.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“western history” (27 reviews)
“michael graves” (21 reviews)
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10 West 14th Parkway, Denver, CO 80204
Downtown
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+1 303-640-6200
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great library! Pretty much anything you can think of wanting or needing from a library is offered at this uniquely designed building. In my experience the staff is also very knowledgeable and willing to point you in the right direction to find what...More

Thank 226taddw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a beautiful building and does not look like your "typical" library. The best part though is that it is full of books and so much more. Staff are very helpful and the space works well for just hanging out and enjoying the vibe!

Thank betsyerender
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I moved away from this library so I don't frequent this branch anymore. Always found the staff friendly and knowledgeable. There are plenty of available computers and not once did I experience any problems with computers, people, or any issues.

Thank Treva B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This architectural beauty is also a great place to visit and peruse not only books, but maps of Denver and various other Colorado sites.

Thank goldenvicki
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lots of homeless people hanging out outside and inside - kinda scary !! Too bad that this is the only place that homeless people have to go to get out of the weather. they need to be relocated to a homeless shelter so that they...More

Thank Tina L
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The Denver Library is in the midst of it all on Broadway. Close to Civic Center Park and museums. It's worth a stop in to browse and wander. Certainly other cities have libraries with better architecture in Seattle, but it's a nice spot to wander...More

Thank Rachel O
Reviewed 9 September 2017

What a gorgeous building inside and out. Don't just look from the bottom floor, go up and explore. There are guide brochures to help you find interesting things. The design by Michael Graves is fantastic. The top floor has great views and a gorgeous round...More

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The Denver Public Library not only contains books, computers and many other resources for all ages, but it has a creative lab where anyone can 3D Print, work on Mac computers in numerous different software and print customized die-cut shapes with a Cricut printer. This...More

Thank Christy L
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Don't miss making a visit here. There is much to see including valuable maps, displays and books, newspapers and magazines. The staff is dedicated to making this a real resource for the entire community. There is even a small cafe.

Thank tweedybird26
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I visit every time there is a rainy day in Denver. The people watching is great and ofcourse there are always great books to read.

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JROoph
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Response from sue o | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea what volunteer opportunities are offered - I was a visitor from out of state
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JROoph
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