13 US Libraries That Look Like They’re in Europe

Posted on April 17, 2015 by

For the last day of National Library Week, we’re visiting some of the most beautiful libraries in the US. From New York to California, these jaw-dropping libraries look like they belong in Europe, proving you don’t have to travel far to be amazed.

 

1. Riggs Library at Georgetown University — Washington, DC

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2. George Peabody Library at Johns Hopkins University — Baltimore, MD

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3. Suzzallo Library at the University of Washington — Seattle, WA

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4. Fisher Fine Arts Library at the University of Pennsylvania — Philadelphia, PA

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5. Uris Library at Cornell University — Ithaca, NY

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6. Law Library at the University of Michigan — Ann Arbor, MI

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7. Gothic Study at Hearst Castle — San Simeon, CA

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8. Morgan Library & Museum — New York, NY

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9. Boston Public Library — Boston, MA

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10. Thompson Memorial Library at Vassar University — Poughkeepsie, NY

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11. Harper Memorial Library at the University of Chicago — Chicago, IL

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12. Iowa State Law Library — Des Moines, IA

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13. Widener Library at Harvard University — Cambridge, MA

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