Go charge your phone in the Rose Main Reading Room...I mean go read a book in that room. :)
The 4th largest library in the world located just around the corner from Bryant Park
This is where you come to sit and read and think until you feel big enough to be a new yorker.
The New York Public Library is a public library system in New York City. With nearly 53 million items, the New York Public Library is the second largest public library in the United States, and fourth largest in the world.
This one is a bit of a no-brainer: There’s no admission fee to the library’s Beaux Arts Fifth Avenue building, and given its location—amid the hustle of Midtown, and close to a bunch of major tourist attractions—it’s perfect for those times when you’re showing out-of-towners around and need a break…
Gorgeous murals, visit the Rose room on the third floor.... lots of movies have been shot in these library rooms... Free entry
The century-old main branch of the NYPL is about as regal a setting for reading—either on your laptop or those old dusty things called books—as you’ll find in the city. Two massive Tennessee-marble lions, dubbed Patience and Fortitude, flank the main portal and have become the institution’s mascots…
The New York Public Library's main branch was designed by architects, Carrere & Hastings, in the Beaux Arts style. The library, with its impressive rooms, is a prominent city attraction that has been featured in many movies and TV shows over the years. Although colloquially known as the main…
The largest Library in the State and by far the most beautiful in the country. On 5th avenue and 42nd street.
The century-old main branch of the New York Public Library. The most regal setting for reading :) Also the set of Carrie Bradshaw's (Sex and the City) wedding.
Check out the exhibition calendar — there's always something interesting to see like the recent J.D. Salinger exhibit...the author saved EVERYTHING! You can also check out the famed reading room and marvel at the architecture. There's a lovely gift store too.
A must see while in NYC They filmed many movies here including ghostbusters and the original Superman
Here on business? Not a problem - the New York Public Library is MASSIVE, FREE, and absolutely beautiful. Head up to the Main Rose room to get some work done.
“Bryant Park is a 9.6-acre public park located in the New York City borough of Manhattan. Privately managed, it is located between Fifth Avenue and Avenue of the Americas and between 40th and 42nd Streets in Midtown Manhattan.”
“Beautiful park that's cozier and much smaller and cuter than Times Square. Its ice skating rink is famous in the winter.”
“Back in its days it has been considered as the tallest building in the world for nearly 40 years.”
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