The Durango Public Library, a department of the City of Durango, was founded in 1889 by the Reading Club of Durango. The current library building opened on December 1, 2008. The 42,800-square-foot Durango Public Library is LEED Gold Certified and is one of the most popular community gathering spaces in Durango.
Distance from Motel: 0.6 miles
Trip time: 11 min walk; 3 min bike
Best known for: A Quiet place to work, read, and relax.
Local tip: There is also a coffee shop located in the library!
Head down to the river trail and take a right (south). Walk about half a mile down the river trail and you will be brought right to the library which is located right next to the trail!