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Address: 90 Pond St, Stowe, VT 05672-5234
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+1 802-253-6145
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Mon 09:30 - 17:30
Tue 12:00 - 19:00
Wed 09:30 - 17:30
Thu 12:00 - 19:00
Fri 09:30 - 17:30
Sat 10:00 - 15:00

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Nice library and art center

Nice library with computer access. Helen Day Art Center on second floor. Nice staff. Different events throughout the year.

Reviewed 14 February 2017
wendycooperhill
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Eden, Vermont
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Eden, Vermont
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Nice library with computer access. Helen Day Art Center on second floor. Nice staff. Different events throughout the year.

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Cortlandt Manor, NY
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80 reviews
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

This library features books and periodicals,of course but also contains an art gallery that showcases local artists. It would do justice to a town three times the size of Stowe.

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Essex, Vermont
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Loved by locals. Upstairs is the local art museum and on its site is a real life one room school house. Visit and enjoy the library or just rest in the gazebo and take in the sites. Especially during foliage!

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Thank risk802
Hyde Park, Vermont
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

They are celebrating 150 years, and they've all been good. What a great collection of books, DVDs, magazines and more. AND don't miss the library Christmas tree which was hand crafted from Readers Diegest books. It is beautiful and anstonishing, I would love to take it home! I this season should have a display of many of the tres she... More 

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Brattleboro, Vermont
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65 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

My husband wanted to do some research back from when he lived in Stowe so we found the library. I have to say that I love small town libraries as a refuge from sight seeing and this one was particularly nice.

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Terre Haute, IN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We visited when art was displayed outside. It was all very interesting. Neat old building and area to see.

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Thank Jan5775
Bolton, Massachusetts
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53 reviews
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

Nice old building to look around in, and don't miss the little art museum upstairs. It is also fun to tour the two old schools next door.

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Land O Plenty
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

The library's book sale was going on the whole week we were in town so we visited several times. What a gorgeous setting, and building, just a block or two from downtown, with a very nice staff, and selection. Check out the lovely gazebo in the front lawn, and the Stowe museum next door.

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Stowe, Vermont
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

I love the fact that the library has a shelf of books for sale. I'm always buying children books. The staff is always friendly and helpful. This is one of my favorite places in Stowe.

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Stowe, Vermont
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 13 May 2016

The book selections are up to date, the staff is very helpful with reading recommendations. The location is perfect.

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