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Friday, December 4, 2015

When the new owners of this abandoned Walmart moved in, nobody expected them to do this!

According to Faithtap, city officials in McAllen, Texas transformed this old Walmart into the largest single floor public library in America.

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Instead of using the large space for their own personal gain, the officials decided to use it to give back to their community. Now, the space boasts 116 computer labs, and it’s large open spaces make it the perfect place for people to come to do research.

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The massive library currently holds 355,000 books.

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In addition to a large children’s section, there is a space for teens that includes movies and video games.

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Books isn’t the only thing the library has! There is also a community center that hosts a local farmer’s market.

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The library is also known for its’ beautiful artwork and lighting.

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What do you think of this library? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section.

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