for all the fellow nerds

We went to St. Gallen today (more on that later!).  For now, I have to show you this library inside of the convent of St. Gal.  It dates back to 719!    It holds over 400 books that are over 1,000 years old.  You have to wear special shoes and no cameras or bags are allowed inside.  My jaw hit the floor when we walked in.  There’s even a gigantic globe.  Globes and libraries … there’s got to be lots of you in heaven.    
It is so beautiful!  Don’t you think?  Are you a library lover?  


your adorkable friend sarah
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  • Reply Ms. Pink

    AS a fellow nerd I love this 🙂


    September 17, 2010 at 11:30 pm
  • Reply Marian

    I want the house that I grow old in to have a library. Actually, I want it to have the exact replica of the library that was in the beauty and the beast. When I hit the lottery, that will be my first order of business:)

    September 18, 2010 at 3:50 am
  • Reply Casee Marie

    Gorgeous! It's funny, I don't ever go to a library but I love pictures of them. This one is definitely the tops. Stunning.

    September 18, 2010 at 4:37 am
  • Reply Kendra

    LOVE LOVE LOVE!! I adore old libraries, especially grand ones that hold the treasures of the world. Those photos look fabulous. Thanks for writing about it!


    September 18, 2010 at 1:38 pm
  • Reply Mumbles

    that's amazing
    just look at the roof
    I've never seen anything like that


    September 18, 2010 at 2:18 pm
  • Reply Kendall Marie Bennett

    did you even have to ask?? Proctor Library was our second home.

    September 19, 2010 at 9:06 pm
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    September 20, 2010 at 11:35 am
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