My kids and I are visiting San Miguel for a month, and often we crave new English books. We love to sit in one of the lovely rooms or in the center area and find books to enjoy. The kids could stay for hours and hours. You can also buy a membership. There are bathrooms for a nominal fee.
The library is easy to find and has Spanish and English books and magazines. There is also a gift shop with a variety of interesting choices. You can book a tour there for garden and house tours as well as tours outside the city.
The library is a lovely building with a bookstore that supports a charity to feed hungry children. There was a good selection of used books in English at very low prices, plus I found some local crafts which were a real bargain. The staff was friendly and helpful. The library sponsored a home tour, which I enjoyed. Besides seeing the... 更多
For a small fee and a deposit you can check out library books in both English and Spanish. They have a ton of books, free internet and a cafe/theater. Totally worth your time. To get a library card you need two photocopies of your passport or drivers license. They keep both copies.
A nice stop near the Plaza..., browsed the book collections in english & spanish, and there is a nice shady courtyard in the center, and a small cafe.
The Biblioteca is the lifeblood of both the Spanish and English-speaking community in San Miguel. Aside from the obvious - book collections in both languages that are very impressive - most of the cultural activities expats and tourists take part in are centered here. The building itself is impressive as well and there's a mural that is outstanding. Not to... 更多
It seems that most expat communities in Mexico have a central gathering place for information and connections. In Ajijic,it's the Lake Chapala Society. In SMA, it's the Biblioteca. Besides having a large selection of both English and Spanish language books, the Biblioteca has a café and multiple venues for lectures, movies, plays and music. There are multiple events going on... 更多
It was our first time in San Miguel and the public library came highly recommended for local tips and resources. Everyone was friendly and helpful, the cafe was lovely and the bookstore has great maps and a local newspaper filled with events for the week. If you need a new book in English while in San Miguel, this is the... 更多
Be sure to pop in to the Biblioteca. Check out the murals - awesome! Pick up a used book in English or a craft item. have lunch in the atrium - cheap, filling, good tasting! There was live music the day we were there.
They offer and do so much. A library to be very proud ofand protected and supported. Good food and theatre too