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State Library of New South Wales

4.3/5
60 Reviews
Liked by 1
Mon - Thu 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM, Fri 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Sat - Sun 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 2-3 hours
Address: Macquarie Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Official website: http://www.sl.nsw.gov.au
Phone: +61-2-92731414

What people are saying:

📖The library houses the cultural heritage of Australia and Oceania. There are more than 5 million historical records, including photos, newspapers, maps, design manuscripts and books, paintings and so on. If you don’t plan to study here, it’s worth taking a good look at the paintings and learning about history.

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  • CasandraTP
    CasandraTP
    Sydney, New South Wales
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    Libraries are not just about books

    Situated in the heart of the city, this library isn’t just about books. As of Dec 2020 they currently have the “Coming Out In The 70s” exhibition which is fascinating and a great way to learn somethin...

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  • PicklesNewcastle
    PicklesNewcastle
    Newcastle, Australia
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    A must when you visit Sydney

    The exhibitions put together by the library staff are truly world class and quite unique. Having visited this location over the years, I have never been disappointed in the exhibitions being staged. E...

    Reviewed on /Date(1609068405000+0800)/
  • Dimitris L
    Dimitris L
    Lisbon, Lisbon District, Central Portugal
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    Historic building

    The State Library of New South Wales is a beautiful heritage listed building. Originally built in the early 1900s it later had additions made to it. It holds some very important state documents, as we...

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  • Teresa C
    Teresa C
    Metro Manila, Luzon
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    Go and visit

    Well kept, quiet and worth a drop in. Artefacts on display as are special exhibitions. No time limit nor cost involved.

    Reviewed on /Date(1603974341000+0800)/
  • jaadiek
    jaadiek
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    Sydney's history at a glance

    Another gem found wandering aimlessly through the city and what a find. A must visit. Wonderful architecture and an amazing array of books

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