Parking & Directions
Kiosk parking is available behind the library and on the street at a rate of $1 per hour. There is also a parking garage with entrances from Field Street, Cottage Place and Bank Street.
For more on parking in downtown Waterbury, visit the Downtown Waterbury Parking website.
FROM HARTFORD ON I-84 WEST
Take exit 21 "Meadow Street". Go right on to Field Street. At the traffic light at the top of Field Street, take a left on to Grand Street. The library is the second building on the left.
FROM DANBURY ON I-84 EAST
Take exit 21 "Meadow Street". At the end of the exit, go right onto Meadow Street. Go through two traffic lights. You will see a clock tower on the left. Bear right just before the third light. The library is the first building on the right.
FROM NEW HAVEN ON 69 NORTH
Follow 69 North to 84 West and follow directions from Hartford.
FROM BRIDGEPORT ON 8 NORTH
Take exit 32 "Downtown Waterbury". At the first light, go right onto Freight Street. At the light at the end of Freight Street, go right onto Meadow Street and at the next light, take a left onto Grand Street. The library is the first building on the right.
FROM TORRINGTON ON 8 SOUTH
Take exit 32 "Riverside Street" (the exit is on the left hand side of the highway). At the traffic light at the end of the exit, go left onto Freight Street. Follow directions for 8 North.
Use this Google Map to get directions. Click on the Red paper clip and click "to here"