Book lovers will swoon at these beautiful old libraries, including the Morgan Library & Museum in New York, NY.
Next time I'm in NYC this is a definite stop! The Pierpont Morgan Library in NYC is one of the grandest libraries in the United States. It was designed by Charles McKim and built in 1906 to house the private library of financier J.
On theSilkroute Dunhuang.Library hidden in a cave. a unique repository of ancient manuscripts known as The Library Cave. A hidden cache of books and rolls dating from c. 500 to 1002 that were deemed heretical and hidden in the cave in the early century.
"book mountain + library quarter" Spijkenisse, The Netherlands (Design by MVRDV, Image by Jeroen Musch)
Bangalore City Central Library in the Seshadri Iyer Memorial, Cubbon Park, Bangalore, India
Bodleian Library reading room.
Yale Rare Book Library, Beinecke Library Architect: Gordon Bunshaft, SOM Translucent marble facade reflecting off of a glass table New Haven, CT Completed in 1963 / N.
The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven, CT
Nature colonizes everything. Abandoned library with tree. I would love to have a thing of nature in a library it just seem so cool. I mean you can read your book on the tree! Even though it's abandoned that would be awesome.
Travel and Leisure's Most Beautiful Libraries in the World: Austrian National Library, Vienna, Austria