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Directions to CLP-Lawrenceville

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Lawrenceville
279 Fisk Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Phone: 412.682.3668
FAX: 412.682.5943
E-mail: lawrenceville@carnegielibrary.org

Get Directions | Public Transit | Automobile

Lawrenceville is approximately 2.9 miles east of Downtown Pittsburgh. The library is located on Fisk Street.

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By Public Transit

Current schedules, fares and routes for public transit are available on the Port Authority of Allegheny County website. You can use their Trip Planner to find the next bus from your location to the library.

From Downtown:

  1. Board a 88 (Penn) bus at the Subway Station on Liberty Avenue, across from the Burger King.
  2. Leave the bus at Penn Avenue and 40th Street.
  3. Continue on Penn Avenue for one block to Fisk Street and turn left onto Fisk Street.
OR
  1. Board a 91 (Butler Street) bus at the Subway Station on Liberty Avenue, across from the Burger King.
  2. Leave the bus at Butler Streetand 40th Street.
  3. Continue on Butler Street for one block to Fisk Street and turn right onto Fisk Street.

From Oakland:

  1. Board a 54C (North Side-Oakland-South Side) bus on Forbes Avenue in front of The Carnegie Music Hall.
  2. Exit the bus at Penn Avenue and Main.
  3. Continue West on Penn Ave to Fisk Street and turn right onto Fisk Street.
  4. Continue on Fisk Street, past Government Way. The Library is on the right hand side.
OR
  1. Board 93 (Oakland-Lawrenceville) at Fifth Avenue and Bigelow Blvd., across from the Cathedral of Learning.
  2. Exit the bus at Penn Avenue and Main St.
  3. Continue West on Penn Ave to Fisk Street and turn right onto Fisk Street.

From Sq. Hill/Shadyside:

For Sq. Hill - Board a 64 (Lawrenceville – Waterfront) at Forbes Avenue and Murray Avenue.

For Shadyside – Board a 64 (Lawrenceville – Waterfront) at Fifth Avenue and Highland Avenue.

  1. Exit the bus at Penn Avenue and Main.
  2. Continue West on Penn Ave to Fisk Street and turn right onto Fisk Street.

From Upper Lawrenceville/Stanton Heights:

  1. Board a 93 (Oakland – Lawrenceville) at the Shop N’ Save on 56th Street.
  2. Exit at 41st Street and Butler Street.
  3. Continue west on Butler to Fisk Street and turn left onto Fisk Street.
 

By Automobile

NOTE: Street parking is available.

From Downtown:

  1. Take Liberty Avenue to Fisk Street (Fisk Street is one block past 40th Street) and turn left onto Fisk Street.
  2. Continue on Fisk Street, crossing Penn Avenue.

From Oakland:

  1. Drive on Forbes Avenue to South Craig Street, and turn left onto South Craig Street.
  2. Proceed on South Craig Street to North Craig Street [South Craig Street becomes North Craig Street past Fifth Avenue].
  3. Proceed on North Craig to Bigelow Boulevard. (North Craig Street becomes Bigelow Boulevard past Baum Blvd.)
  4. Proceed on Bigelow Boulevard and get into the right lane.
  5. Turn right and cross the Bloomfield Bridge.
  6. Stay in the right lane, cross Liberty Avenue and proceed on Main Street to Penn Avenue.
  7. Turn left onto Penn Avenue and proceed one block.
  8. Turn right onto Fisk Street.

From the East:

  1. Take Penn Avenue to Fisk Street, and turn right onto Fisk Street. (Fisk Street is past UPMC Children's Hospital and one block past Main Street.)
OR
  1. Take Butler Street to Fisk Street, and turn left onto Fisk Street. (Fisk Street is one block past Main Street.)

From the North [Route 28]:

  1. Take the Oakland/Lawrenceville Exit.
  2. Cross the 40th Street [Washington Crossing] Bridge.
  3. Continue on 40th Street to Butler Street, and turn left onto Butler Street.
  4. Proceed on Butler Street for one block to Fisk Street, and turn right onto Fisk Street.