New York Public Library
New York, NY 10011
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The Jefferson Market Library used to be a courthouse and the garden next door a jail.
Initially a courthouse and then as a home for various city agencies, the Jefferson Market Branch of the New York Public Library has served the Greenwich Village community for more than forty years.
Jefferson Market Library, people love this place. #YouShouldVisit
The Children's Room is on the first floor of this landmark building, which was once a courthouse. And shhhhhhh… there’s a gorgeous community garden in the back.Powered by ParentsConnect.com
Voted 1 of 5 most beautiful buildings in US 1885. Former site 3rd District Courthouse where actress Mae West was arraigned in 1927 for obscenity for the Broadway play Sex. Full site history vis