Library

The John Rylands Library

62 locals recommend ·
About this place
Built in the 1890s, the John Rylands Library is widely regarded as one of the most beautiful libraries in the world; both the building and its collections are of outstanding international significance.
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Martin
Martin
October 26, 2020
#4 of 200 things to do in Manchester
Hanan
Hanan
March 8, 2020
Historical and lovely library if you want to experience a Harry Potter like feel.
Margherita
Margherita
December 14, 2019
The John Rylands Library is a late-Victorian neo-Gothic building on Deansgate in Manchester, England. The main reading room on the first floor, 30 feet above the ground and 12 feet from all four boundaries, was noted for the pleasant contrast between the 'sullen roar' of Manchester and the 'internal…
Mary
Mary
July 2, 2019
Neo-gothic architecture. Gorgeous space
Gerry
Gerry
December 26, 2018
For those who set eyes on Deansgate's The John Rylands Library for the first time, 'library' might not be the first word that comes to mind. This masterpiece of Victorian Gothic architecture looks more like a castle or cathedral.

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Location
150 Deansgate
England, M3 3EH
Phone+44 161 306 0555