The Louisville Free Public Library (LFPL) is the largest public library system in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Officially opened in 1908, the library's main branch is sited at Fourth and York streets, south of Broadway in downtown Louisville. The library's Head of Reference from its opening until 1910 was Marilla Waite Freeman, who would go on to become one of the most well-known librarians in the country.Put Louisville Free Public Library into our Louisville trip tool to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Louisville.
Louisville Free Public Library reviews
I have to give them their due when it comes to interesting lectures. At the present they are doing a 6 week course on 200 years of the British Monarchy which is quite good. Earlier they had a lecture.... more »
This building is a must see! It is very old and ornate. The library has a vast amount of books and information. The Staff is also willing to help. more »
Great service to the community. They offer free wifi, laptops, computer use, art exhibits, children's area, meeting area, educational meetings, and much more. Security can be a tad bit "overbearing" due to interactions with a large amount of homeless who converge there to use restrooms. However, there is no substitute for professionalism and a well placed "ma'am" or "sir".
Have had mixed bag of experiences here ,some pleasant, & others, well ;-not so much.... Overall ,I loveee❤the library- ,to read📚📚,surf Wi-Fi🔌🔌📱📲and get on computer💻⌨🖱,&just simply socialize w;/others💕💕😊😊🙃🙃🙃😉
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