Wilson Branch

Welcome to the Wilson Branch

Mon 12-6 | Tue 12-8 | Wed 10-6 | Thu 10-6 | Fri Closed | Sat 10-5 | Sun Closed
Holiday Closings

303 Washington Avenue
New Haven, CT 06519
Phone: (203) 946-2228

Parking is available behind the library off Daggett Street.

Manager:  John Jessen   email:  john.jessen@nhfpl.org

Wilson Library Fact Sheet


Wilson Staff Jan 2017



The Wilson staff, ready and waiting to serve you!






Click here for Wilson events for March 2017.

Haga clic aquí para eventos de marso 2017 en Wilson

Click here for info on the Urban Life Experience Book Series Discussion.  


To reserve space for your meeting or event, please contact John Jessen, Branch Manager, at john.jessen@nhfpl.org or 203.946.6541.

What we offer for free: Room (see below for available spaces), podium, chairs, tables and technology assistance (projector/screen).

We charge $25 per session to use our Computer Lab.

Free parking is available in lots next to the building, accessible via Daggett or Washington Avenue.

Spaces/Equipment Available:
Community Program Room,  seats 90, includes kitchenette
Family Place Room, accommodates up to 25 children or 15 adults
2 Conference Rooms, with seating capacity of 10 each
Computer lab with 19 computers; projector, printers and wifi
Atrium, an open area that seats about 90
Exhibit space is available for community use.
LCD projector, DVD player, TV, screen, white board, laptops

pianoOur Baby Grand Wurlitzer piano
is available at no charge for personal practice,
private lessons, recitals, or concerts. PLEASE call ahead to reserve!




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).

Public Transit access to the Wilson Library
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.

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