An official Path Through History Site! Brooklyn Public Library's Central Library at Grand Army Plaza is a New York City landmark. This Deco Moderne masterpiece is visited over 1.3 million times a year by everyone from local Brooklynites to international tourists seeking to find books, study, attend educational programs, or admire its iconic entrance. Visitors will find informative brochure, signage and wayfinding, and historical photographs that chart the history of the building and library services in Brooklyn. Visitors are encouraged to attend free educational workshops and arts programming. Tours are offered on occasion.