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Bermuda National Library

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Today: 8:30am-5:00pm
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Sunday:Closed
Monday:8:30am-5:00pm
Tuesday:8:30am-5:00pm
Wednesday:8:30am-5:00pm
Thursday:8:30am-5:00pm
Friday:10:00am-5:00pm
Saturday:9:00am-5:00pm

Crack Open a Book

The Bermuda National Library is a definite institution: It's been serving the literary appetites of Bermudians since 1839. The library houses better than 115,000 volumes--there were a mere couple hundred back in the early days--and a comprehensive digital collection.

If you want to dig more deeply into island history and culture during your visit, the National Library makes an excellent stopover; its treasures include vintage maps of Bermuda as well as rare manuscripts from North America's colonial period. The historic two-story building it resides in, meanwhile, which fronts Queen Elizabeth Park, was once the home of William Perot and his family.

Open in Google Maps: 13 Queen St, Hamilton, Bermuda

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