Wilson Branch

303 Washington Ave
New Haven, CT 06519

303 Washington Ave
New Haven, CT 06519

The Wilson Branch is located at 303 Washington Avenue.

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Branch Manager: Meghan Currey | [email protected]

Find out more about the Wilson Branch here | At A Glance


Free parking is available behind the library accessible via Daggett Street.

Street Parking is also available. Please take note of the signs in the surrounding area.

Directions to the Wilson Branch:

From I-95 North and South
Take Exit 47(CT-34 connector) to downtown New Haven. Take Exit 2 (College Street/North Frontage Rd). At first light, take left onto College Street. Go straight through first light (South Frontage) and then veer right onto Congress Avenue. At the second traffic light, take a left onto Howard Avenue. At the first light, take a right on to Washington Avenue. The library will be on your right at 303 Washington Avenue. To park turn right into the driveway before the library. Additional parking spaces are behind the library.

From I-91
Take Exit 1 (Downtown New Haven/CT -34 Connector). Follow above directions from Exit 2 (College Street/North Frontage Rd).

Bus Routes

The Wilson Library is near the B, M and J lines. Please call CT Transit authority at 203.624.0151 for info. CT Transit Service includes door-to-door travel instruction to Wilson library.

For information on how to get from where you are to the Wilson Branch Library, check out CT Transit’s Trip Planner and Local Service Page.

Available Services

  • Faxing
  • Music Library
  • seed library Seed Library
  • Wi-Fi Printing


Monday10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Date Holiday Hours
July 30th, 2024 Staff Development 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
August 31st, 2024 Labor Day Weekend Closed
September 02nd, 2024 Labor Day Closed
October 12th, 2024 Italian Heritage Day and Indigenous Peoples’ Day Weekend Closed
October 14th, 2024 Italian Heritage Day and Indigenous Peoples’ Day Closed
November 09th, 2024 Veteran's Day Weekend Closed
November 11th, 2024 Veteran's Day Closed
November 24th, 2024 Christmas Day Closed
November 28th, 2024 Thanksgiving Weekend Closed
November 30th, 2024 Thanskgiving Day Closed
January 01st, 2025 New Years' Day Closed