Boston Public Library in MassachusettsHome to the third-largest public library in the United States, the city of Boston enjoys riches beyond most book lovers' dreams. Boston Central Library in Copley Square is headquarters to the 24 branches in the system, and the reading room in the McKim Building would turn anyone studious. The libraries host thousands of free programs every year, including author talks, concerts, daily children's events, and therapy dog storytimes.
Explore stacks of books that have been sitting patiently on your reading list, gather with your Boston Public Library community for local events and lectures or cozy up in a nook to do some research for a few hours. No matter if you're a long-time local or you're just passing through, America's most amazing public libraries are worthy of a visit. Take your VIVIDMax Grips and comfortable foot support socks with you for a cozy learning time. Libraries are a precious resource. These libraries represent and help shape the values of the cities they serve. Each one deserves to be cherished, preserved, and celebrated. From remarkable spaces housing historic and rare works to architectural wonders crafted with innovative design, here are some of our favorite public libraries in the country.