Manchester's Central Library re-opens

Manchester's famous Central Library has re-opened to the public following a multimillion pound makeover.

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Crowds gather as Manchester library re-opens

It's one of the best known buildings in Manchester, but it's been closed to the public since 2010.

Now a multimillion pound renovation of the city's famous Central Library is complete - they're now expecting two million visitors each year.

Victoria Grimes has been to have a look round.

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Central Library re-opens after makeover

Central Library

It's one of the best known buildings in Manchester, but it's been closed to the public since 2010.

Now a £48 million pound renovation of the city's famous Central Library is complete - they're now expecting two million visitors each year.

Today the library opened to the public for the first time.

Media Lounge and Archives+ Centre
The Reading Room has been preserved Credit: ITV
Lending library on the lower ground floor Credit: ITV
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