I spent most of my time here researching my family tree. They have EXCELLENT resources for the state of Pennsylvania and the staff were great - very friendly, professional, and helpful.
If you love books and architecture, this place is for you! Any resident of PA can get a State Library card, and they have an amazing collection by, for, and about Pennsylvania! The building has stunning Art Deco elements and is open Tuesday through Thursday from 9:30 - 5:00 and the second Saturday of the month! Stop in to share... 更多
The staff here were very helpful during a recent visit. They are very knowledgeable regarding historical documentation and enjoy sharing their knowledge with others.
This is a beautiful place and a great resource for Pennsylvania residents. However, their hours are limited and I think they are open only one Saturday a month, so check before you go.
This was interesting to see. A library in one of those older marble buildings. The collection is extensive, and there are a number of nooks and crannies to sit in and peruse a book.
Nice to have quality library like this in our state capital! And it attached to the gorgeous "Forum" indoor performance... 更多
Love going to this place. Have researched ancestors and military interests there on numerous occasions, always illuminating. This as so... 更多
State budget cuts have taken their toll on the Pennsylvania State Library. It is no longer open on any evening,... 更多
The building is thoughtfully decorated in a manner reminiscent of the height of the Art Deco movement in the early... 更多
The very helpful and knowledgeable staff here will guide around the library's many treasures. Especially notable is their statewide newspaper... 更多