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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
  • seed library Seed Library
  • Wi-Fi Printing


Monday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday Closed
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday Closed


Date Holiday Hours
04/07/2023 Good Friday Closed
04/08/2023 Easter Closed
05/27/2023 Memorial Day Closed
05/29/2023 Memorial Day Closed
06/17/2023 Juneteenth Closed
06/19/2023 Juneteenth Closed
07/04/2023 Independence Day Closed
09/02/2023 Labor Day Closed
09/04/2023 Labor Day Closed
10/07/2023 Italian Heritage Day and Indigenous People's Day Closed
10/09/2023 Italian Heritage Day and Indigenous People's Day Closed
11/10/2023 Veteran's Day Closed
11/11/2023 Veteran's Day Closed
11/23/2023 Thanksgiving Day Closed
11/25/2023 Thanksgiving Weekend Closed
12/25/2023 Christmas Day Closed
01/01/2024 New Year's Day Closed