Posted on 03/17/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Good news: We have a plan for your next St. Patrick’s Day celebration.
(Or, depending on where you live, you could take this route today.)
Trinity College in Ireland is a bookworm’s paradise, with over 6 million books, manuscripts, maps, and other documents in its Old Library.
Its crown jewel would seem to be the Book of Kells, an exquisitely illuminated ninth-century gospel manuscript.
But the Old Library also boasts the Long Room, where you’ll find oak bookcases displaying 200,000 of the library’s oldest books and breathtaking architecture.