Harold Washington Library

Harold Washington Library Center    

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The Harold Washington Library Center is the central library for the Chicago Public Library System. It is located just south of the Loop 'L', at 400 S. State Street in Chicago, in the U.S.

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Sep 6, 2023
I didn't have this building on my list, but I caught my attention on the street and then I looked it up. It's worth watching from the outside and also going in. The library is huge and amazing, there… Full review by Mariana C
Aug 12, 2023
I visited here to see the architecture of the winter garden (ninth floor). I could only view from outside because a wedding was being set up inside. The main branch of the New York public library m… Full review by hrobinson1114
Jul 20, 2023
A local I met on Amtrak told me I needed to see the gargoyles on the roof. She also told me that, like in any big city, I needed to be aware of my surroundings. That’s not easy for an obvious tourist… Full review by X6879ENsharons

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Opened:1991
Architectural style:New Classical

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Book signing june 10
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I have no idea. I don't live in Chicago. Just visited.
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