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Biblioteca Queriniana e il Palazzo vescovile

Piazza Martiri Belfiore, 25100 Brescia, Italy
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rare and dazzling gem for booklovers & photographers

We happened upon this library's Sala Lettura almost by accident. What a delight! Frescos and rare... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
jerseyjazz
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New Jersey
Historical library

Usually we don't visit libraries. But this one is something differrent. The staircase, the frescoes... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
545medva
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Budapest, Hungary
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5 days ago
“rare and dazzling gem for booklovers & photographers”
7 Nov 2017
“Historical library”
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Piazza Martiri Belfiore, 25100 Brescia, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We happened upon this library's Sala Lettura almost by accident. What a delight! Frescos and rare books galore (behind mesh doors and in display cases). Photo buffs will have a field day. You can take photos as long as you don't disturb the readers and...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Usually we don't visit libraries. But this one is something differrent. The staircase, the frescoes and in the reading rooms also the paintings are wonderful.

Thank 545medva
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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I love going to Queriniana to study, it's a really calm and quite place where concentrating is really easy. Unfortunately the personnel is awful ... If you ask them a question they always answer you really rudely, even for little things such as the closing...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2016

Very nice old library ! Nice ceilings ! Small and quiet rooms ! Nice to visit even in ten minutes ! Some old drawings on the entrance wall

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Reviewed 16 January 2016

This is a wonderful place to work - a beautifully frescoed eighteenth-century space with an amazing book collection.

Thank Stephen B
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Reviewed 31 May 2012

Located in center of the city Biblioteca Queriniana (public Library Queriniana) it has an enormous amount of books and a fast system for rental (all the request are made via pc). The palace is amazing, you can see the affreschi and the old rooms floors....More

3  Thank Luca A
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