18 Places That You Probably Thought Were Boring But Are Definitely NOT

By | May 20, 2014

Libraries aren’t just dark, quiet places to study in. They can be magnificent works of art and ingenious architectural structures. These next libraries are opulent, beautiful, and just drop dead gorgeous.

#1. Zurich B2 Boutique Hotel

Zurich B2 Boutique Hotel

#2. Admont Abbey Library

Admont Abbey Library

#3. Beinecke Library

Beinecke Library

#4. George Peabody Library

George Peabody Library

#5. Iowa State Capital Library

Iowa State Capital Law Library

#6. Melk Abbey

Melk Abbey

Melk Abbey2

#7. New York Public Library

New York Public Library

#8. Our Lady of Edelstein Archabbey Library

Our Lady of Einseldeln Archabbey Library

#9. Prague Clementium National Library

Prague Clementinum (National Library)

Prague Clementinum (National Library)2

#10. Stockholm Public Library

Stockholm Public Library

#11. Strahov Monastery in Prague

Strahov Monastery Library in Prague

#12. Stuttgart City Library

Stuttgart City Library

#13. The Austrian National Library

The Austrian National Library

#14. The Providence Athenaeum

The Providence Athenaeum

#15. The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County

The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County

#16. The Vatican Apostolic Library

The Vatican Apostolic Library

#17. Trinity College Library of Dublin

Trinity College Library of Dublin

#18. University of Coimbra Library

University of Coimbra Library

Did your eyes have a feast? Share with others 🙂