Public LibraryCurrently Open [Closes at 07:00 pm]
- Address: Hormayrgasse 2, 1170 Vienna, Austria
- Timings: 11:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
- Phone: +43-1400084500
- Ticket Price: Free
- Tags: Library, Family And Kids
Opened in May 2005, the Public Library situated in the Urban Loritz Platz area boasts of spectacular modern architecture which restructures central Urban Lorentz square to best effects. A flight of stairs takes you to the top of the building which offers spectacular views of the city. There is also a small cafe at the top where you can enjoy your coffee, or some snacks while reading your choice of book. A must visit for book lovers.
- It is allowed to walk into the library to browse books without getting a library pass. The pass is applicable only if you want to take the books or other media home.
- Burggasse: Stadthalle subway stop
- Tram stops on Urban Loritz Platz
- Cafe within the library premises.
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3.38% of people who visit Vienna include Public Library in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
38.46% of people start their Public Library visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Public Library
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Public Library
Very big and easy to access. But for someone who really want a quiet place to study a BIG NO. Kids are loud & running around, people talk to each other so loud as if its a coffee shop or chatting box, others wont even mind to open a parket of chips , mobile(s) phone ringing, absolute horror. Very good for other stuff but not for studying.
The view is superb.It is free to public and the facilities are very good.
nice atmosphere and friendly people.
Even though there are bigger libraries out there in the world, all of the Viennese public libraries are fantastic, especially for children with all those books, magazines, movies and music. But the main public library here, is a child's dream come true. So many books, even for the very small, to browse through. All that in a very pleasant atmosphere with very helpful service. And, as you would expect, they do have a large selection of international newspapers. It can get quite loud at times, though they provide earplugs... Opening hours are very restrictive!
Very nice over here