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Sir Robert Ho Tung Library

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Address: No.3 Saint Augustin Square, Macau, China
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Phone Number: +86 853 283 7711
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Sir Robert Ho Tung Library

When I was a child, I always go to Sir Robert Ho Tung Library. I always go there to lend a computer to watch cartoon or watch comic book. Then when I become a high school student... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
tommy_eelc013
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Macau, China
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Macau, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I was a child, I always go to Sir Robert Ho Tung Library. I always go there to lend a computer to watch cartoon or watch comic book. Then when I become a high school student, I always study with my friend there. Ho Tung Library company me for over ten years. Ho Tung Library have a garden on... More 

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Macau, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

This place is often used by my high school years because my school and my friends live nearby. I will go to Biblioteca Sir Robert Ho Tung with friends until now. And I go to Biblioteca Sir Robert Ho Tung borrow books to enrich knowledge. Biblioteca Sir Robert Ho Tung have total of four layers, respectively, children's reading area, book... More 

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Thank Caroline I
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Sir Robert Ho Tung Library is near to Senado Square. I went there by accident. I planned to go to the church at firsi, but when I reached there, I found that the church didn't open. As I was wondering where to go, I found one velvet yellow building. I came close and found that it was a library named... More 

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Thank jie l
Macau, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Ho Tung Library, Macau is located in the former St. Augustine to the public library. Ho Tung Library collection of historical, cultural and architectural art in one of the garden-style library building in 2005 as part of the Historic Centre of Macau are included in the World Heritage List. European charm of the three-storey building, the front of the arcade,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

This is the only one Garden-style library in Macau. At the left sight of the Ho Tung Library is St. Joseph's Seminary. Here a quiet location, the building has a strong European flavor, when you are reading under the shade garden, it is very enjoyable. In the entrance of Ho Tung Library has a guard, if you have something do... More 

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Thank Tai W
Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

In celebration of the 120th anniversary Macau's Central Library and 10th anniversary of The Historic Centre of Macao on the World Heritage List inscription, there is a very interesting Exhibition of Antique Maps - Global Mapping of Macau (free entry) being held at Sir Robert Ho Tung Library until 31 January 2016. The maps on display are replica only and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

Close to the centre in an area that has many old buildings, relaxing to walk around. Also there was an art exhibition on when we were there, so worth looking out for other ones.,

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015

If you like libraries, you'll love the Sir Robert Ho Tung Library. Located in St. Augustine square, next to the Sao Jose seminary and just behind the Dom Pedro V theatre, it's a quiet oasis amid the hustle and bustle of this busy city. Entry and day use are free. The book collection is multilingual, with most English and Portuguese... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015

I can spent my afternoon in here with the book, and the backyard. a quiet place can enjoy being yourself.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2015

You might not expect a library to be a highlight of your visit to a city, but this one is absolutely charming. It's a large residence owned by a prominent businessman that was converted into a library. I was fascinated by the grounds and courtyards -- a lovely ambiance. The library was hosting a free exhibition about the "Polish Marco... More 

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