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Rose Main Reading Room - New York Public Library
New York Public Library (476 5th Ave)
"A great place to come and read when it's just dreadful outside. The best part is the more you read, the more knowledge you have. The more knowledge you have, the more exquisite your brain tastes!"
New York Public Library - Wertheim Study
476 5th Ave (btwn E 40th & E 42nd St)
"if the main reading room is packed, the Barnes Salomon room usually has space. no outlets though, so fully charged battery is a must."
South Court Classrooms
5th Ave (at W 42nd St)
"The Stephan A. Schwarzman Building of the NYPL is a Beaux Arts landmark. Designed by the firm Carrère & Hastings, the library opened to the public in 1911. It houses about 15 million items."
New York Public Library - Mid-Manhattan Library
455 5th Ave (at 40th St.)
"One of my favorite places to visit. Books, movies, and events.... All free. Great for mind expansion."
New York Public Library - Jefferson Market
425 Avenue of the Americas (at 10th St.)
"Beautiful space to work, lots of communal tables. Only problem is that there's no bathroom - you have to go to nearby coffee shops."
New York Public Library - Mulberry Street Library
10 Jersey St (at Mulberry St)
"Love the self-check out and outdoor book drop. Really nice inside since it's fairly new. There's a decent amount of seating and books to browse. A couple of guys who work the desk are friendly"
E 42nd St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave)
"Amazing park. Tiny, but lively and packed with activities. Ping pong, reading room, and a carrousel to name a few. Plus lots of great food options. My favourite spot in Manhattan."
Grand Central Terminal
87 E 42nd St (btwn Vanderbilt & Park Ave)
"Wide open spaces, sweeping high ceilings with beautiful artwork, and incredible architecture. Find and test out the whispering gallery in front of the Oyster Bar, a fascinating architectural oddity."
Empire State Building
350 5th Ave (btwn 33rd & 34th St)
"Amazing place to visit once in bog apple. Long queues expected.Be advised that it's a bit cold up there, so grab a jacket, and the best time to visit is before sunset! See city's lights turn on!"
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