National Library

National Library
+375 17 203-75-74
National Library
Nezavisimosti 116

Local Life Minsk is about to select candidates for Best Places awards, dedicated to rewarding and encouraging excellence in products, service and ideas. You are helping us to make the best choice.

National Library has 0 votes. Click here to see the results.

You can vote once a day for your favourite place.

* all fields are required

Editor's review

Now an iconic Minsk structure, the diamond-shaped National Library of Belarus is a striking 22-story-high building complete with observation deck on the top floor. The building itself is surrounded by perfectly manicured parkland and even a small pond. Inside, the high-tech library holds 8 million items and is the home of the third largest collection of Russian books in the world. While you have to be a registered member to enter the library, everyone is welcome to the observation deck on top of the building, which is one of the essential sights in Minsk. Follow the arrows around the back of the building, pay a small fee, and take the elevator to the top and enjoy the stunning panorama of Minsk and the forest that surrounds the city.

Editor & Minsk Local


not shown
Andrei Burdenkov

23 floors actually and it is important to know that the deck is open daily from 1200 till 2230 (entrance fee is BYR 8000 per person).

Reply Mar 3rd, 2013
Widget icon Add a widget for National Library to your website and get more reviews!