This Texas Library Was Just Named One Of The Best In The World And It’s Not Hard To See Why

When you’re deciding what to do for fun, libraries don’t often top the list. They serve their purpose, but usually don’t have anything special to write home about – all libraries except this one, that is. Time Magazine has included Austin Central Library in a collection of the world’s greatest places to visit this year. That’s a pretty incredible feat to achieve, and we definitely feel it belongs. Keep reading to find out what makes this building so special.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you ever visited the Austin Central Library? Are there any other libraries or bookstores in Texas that have a “special something” setting them apart from the rest? Let us know!

For more free fun in the Lone Star State, check out our previous article: 15 Awesome Things To Do In Texas…Without Opening Your Wallet.

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