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I would love to work here

Without a doubt the best Public Library that I have been in. Before retiring I worked in a... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Pontypridd, United Kingdom
Great Collection

I can often find books here that you can't find anyplace else on the cape. They are to be commended... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
Cape Cod, United States
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The Falmouth Public Library is located on Main Street in the heart of Falmouth, MA. Located next to the Falmouth Public Library lawn the library has been open since 1891 and provides patrons and visitors free programs for all ages, public computers...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
300 Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-2766
+1 508-457-2555
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

Without a doubt the best Public Library that I have been in. Before retiring I worked in a University Library in the UK for over 20 years, but I would have loved to work in this one. We visited in June 2018 whilst on holiday...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2018

I go and use the internet a lot at the Falmouth Libraray, last Wednesday around 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm someone went into my bag with a compartment in the front of the bag and stole my $300. Citizen's watch. I will never go to...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 24 April 2018

I can often find books here that you can't find anyplace else on the cape. They are to be commended for their efforts to provide a socially diverse selection.

Thank DaPhunkeeProfessor
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I've been to many across the US and this is the Best. Staff is excellent Summer Book Sale is fantastic. Programs are wonderful. Selection is spot on. Ambience is sublime.

Thank Donna R
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is a top notch library, especially for a small town....excellent location, easy parking, good reading material selection, nice folks...it's the place to be if you want to escape the tourist crowd.

1  Thank bluesberryguilford
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Visiting Falmouth we decided to spend some time on a rainy afternoon in the library. Knowing I couldn't take any books out I just looked at a few prominently displayed books of local interest (and immediately ordered one from my local library's interlibrary loan) and...More

Thank eeppiy
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is one of the most interesting libraries I have every visited. We arrived in Falmouth during the week of Memorial Day and the library had such a moving and historical display honoring Falmouth's heroes outside. From the perspective as a historian, I was in...More

1  Thank BFree4
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We stumbled across a wonderful photography exhibit at the library. There are the most awesome photo of Cape Cod landscapes. Limited time so don't delay.

Thank loveit50
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

1st class Library in a remodeled historic building @ 300 Main St. next to Noonan Park. Beautiful green spaces along here. It's well stocked with resource material, fiction, non-fiction, magazines, newspapers, etc. I used the Online Catalog & made my choices before visiting. Public Computers...More

Thank ChanEvan
Reviewed 29 April 2017

While touring around Falmouth the Library is a welcome OASIS. An opportunity for reading of course but also rest rooms , shade and a break. Friendly place.

Thank DeltaBiker
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