The Boston Public Library is a municipal public library system in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, founded in 1848. The Boston Public Library is also the Library for the Commonwealth of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts; all adult residents of the commonwealth are entitled to borrowing and research privileges, and the library receives state funding. The Boston Public Library contains approximately 24 million volumes, and electronic resources, making it the third-largest public library in the United States behind only the Library of Congress and the New York Public Library. In fiscal year 2014, the library held over 10,000 programs, all free to the public, and lent 3.7 million materials.Download Download See more
Art and Architecture Tours:
Mon: 2:30 p.m.
Tue, Thu: 6 p.m.
Wed, Fri, Sat: 11 a.m.
Sun: 2 p.m.
You need a valid library card to access the reading rooms. However, the tours are provided free of charge.
Official Website http://bpl.org/
Phone +1 617 536 5400
Address Boylston Street 700, 02116 Boston, MA
Coordinates 42°20'57.487" N -71°4'41.995" E