Armstrong Browning Library and Museum, Waco

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The Armstrong Browning Library, free and open to the public, is located on the campus of Baylor University in Waco, Texas. It is a 19th-century research center dedicated to the study of the lives and works of Victorian poets Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning and houses the world's largest collection of Browning material and other fine collections of rare 19th-century books, manuscripts, and works of art.
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  • Very old fashioned library with great antiques and wonderful collection of books. They also have an outside garden. There is no charge to visit.  more »
  • One of the most beautiful museum/libraries I have ever visited. Always loved Browning poetry and this museum almost brought me to tears! BUT be careful where you park, cost me big time 😕  more »
  • Beautiful ornate library with a vast collection of Browning research and material. Check out the ceiling that has been compared to the one in Disney's Beauty and the Beast. Free to visit and to admire near Baylor's campus. Quiet! Also, nice outside wooden furniture to relax and study.
  • This library is more like a museum. Absolutely gorgeous stained glass windows, architecture, wood floors, paintings, sculptures, etc. You realize it is still a library when you come upon the students studying in this beautiful place. Spectacular restrooms.

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