Mon – Thur 9am-8:45pm
Fri & Sat 9am-4:45pm
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Hours, Parking & Directions

Library Hours:
Monday through Thursday: 9:00am-8:45pm
Friday and Saturday: 9:00am-4:45pm
Sunday: Closed

The Pawtucket Library will be closed on the dates below in 2024

January 1 New Year's Day
January 15 Martin Luther King Jr Day
February 19 Presidents Day
March 31 Easter Sunday
May 25 Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend
May 27 Memorial Day
June 19 Juneteenth
July 4 Independence Day
August 12 Victory Day
August 31 Saturday of Labor Day Weekend
September 2 Labor Day
October 14 Columbus Day & Indigenous Peoples' Day
November 11 Veterans Day
November 28 Thanksgiving Day
November 29 Day after Thanksgiving
December 25 Christmas

Directions & Parking


Traveling 95 North

Take Exit 42 (Broadway/Cottage Street). Turn left off the exit ramp onto Broadway. Continue straight on Broadway to first traffic light. Take a right at the traffic light onto Exchange Street. Continue on Exchange Street to the second set of traffic lights. At second traffic light take a left onto High Street. Follow High Street for two blocks until the road forces a right hand turn onto Summer Street. The Library is on the right hand side on 13 Summer Street.

Traveling 95 South

Take exit 42 (Downtown Pawtucket), turn right on Fountain Street, right on Exchange Street, and take left on High Street at second set of lights. Library is on the corner of High and Summer Streets.

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In Front of Library on Summer Street
Limited on-street parking is available in front of the library. Note parking restrictions on the street signs. There are two handicap parking spaces.

Next Door to the Library on Summer Street
Free parking in the 13 space parking lot just past the library on the right. (Nexus building lot)

30 High St parking lot (turn left into the lot just past The Block Scoop Ice Cream hut)
The Library has six parking spaces available for patrons in this lot.

City Hall Parking Lot, Roosevelt Avenue
Two hours of free parking in the parking lot across from City Hall on Roosevelt Avenue. Use the stairs/ramp to get to the library via High Street.

Main Street Parking Garage
Free all day parking on Roof Level, two hour parking on the First Level, permit parking only on the Second Level. To get to the library from the garage, cross Main Street and walk up Maple Street. The library is located directly across the street from the intersection of Maple and Summer Streets.

The library is located at
13 Summer Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860


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