George Peabody Library, Baltimore, Maryland
George Peabody Library
Often referred to as a ‘cathedral of books,’ this library of Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, is a becoming vacation spot for International Literacy Day. Visitors will find some three hundred,000 volumes, most from the 19th century while the library changed into established as a part of the Peabody Institute, the oldest tune conservatory within the United States. Founder George Peabody meant for the collection to be unfastened to the general public, and administrators nonetheless honor his desire.