Carnegie Library Of Pittsburgh

Library
4400 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
(412) 622-3114
Monday
10:00am - 8:00pm
Tuesday
10:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday
10:00am - 8:00pm
Thursday
10:00am - 8:00pm
Friday
10:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday
10:00am - 5:30pm
Sunday
12:00pm - 5:00pm

Tips

  • Built on the site of an old cemetery, it is believed that unknown spirits haunt the shelves at night leaving little messages for the living to find.
  • Where else can you go for great books, Crazy Mocha, brilliant architecture, and did I mention Crazy Mocha?
  • Check out the view of Dinosaur Hall from the second floor stacks.
  • Check out their events calendar online. They have FREE conversation clubs for foreign languages, knitting club, free movie showings, yoga and more.
  • Go to the second story stacks, and look out the windows at the dinosaurs in the Natural History museum.
  • Check out the book sale on the first floor. Buy a cup of joe and a book to support the library.
  • Head to the mezzanine level for a great view of the Carnegie Natural History Museums dinosaur fossil collection.
  • The girls ate always so cute. I wonder if they'll go out with me?
  • Mother of all Pittsburgh area libraries since 1895. Used to have training school for librarians.
  • Stream and download ebooks, audiobooks, tv shows, music, more for free with hoopla, Libby, and flipster!
  • Hands down the best library ever.
  • Food and drugs
  • Great services, friendly staff, and you can check ebooks out directly to your Kindle.
  • The board games u can play there...
  • Go up to the non-fiction and spend some time sitting in an alcove overlooking the Carnegie Museum of Natural History. It's a great people-watching spot.
  • Staff not the friendly people in the who library system go to yhe hill district Carnegie library of Pittsburgh better polite staff

Nearby places

4200 5th Ave (at Bigelow Blvd)
4100 Forbes Ave.
4400 Forbes Ave (at S Bellefield Ave)