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Directions to CLP-Squirrel Hill

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Squirrel Hill
5801 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
Phone: 412.422.9650
FAX: 412.422.5811
E-mail: squirrelhill@carnegielibrary.org

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Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Squirrel Hill is approximately 3.7 miles east of Downtown Pittsburgh. The library is located at Forbes Avenue and Murray Avenue on the second floor, above Prudential Preferred Realty. It can be reached from Forbes Avenue or by a ramp from Marlborough Street, which runs parallel to Forbes Avenue behind the library.

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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.

NOTE: All five bus lines (61A, 61B, 61C, 64A, and 74A) stop at the intersection of Forbes Avenue and Murray Avenue where the library is located.

From Downtown:

  1. Board a 61A, 61B, or 61C bus at any stop on Forbes Ave. or Fifth Ave.
  2. Get off at the intersection of Forbes and Murray Avenues.

From Oakland:

  1. Board a 61A, 61B, or 61C bus on Forbes Ave. at South Dithridge St.
  2. Get off at the intersection of Forbes and Murray Avenues.

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By Automobile

NOTE: Metered parking is available on the street and in the parking lot underneath the library. Free parking is also available on the street.

From the East or West:

  1. Take the Parkway East (I-376) to the Squirrel Hill Exit.
  2. Turn left onto Forward Ave., and proceed to Murray Ave.
  3. Bear left to Murray Ave., and proceed to the inter- section of Forbes Ave. and Murray Ave.

From Oakland:

  1. Drive east on Forbes Ave. to the intersection of Forbes Ave. and Murray Ave.

From East Liberty:

  1. Drive south on Highland Ave. to Fifth Ave. and turn left onto Fifth Ave.
  2. Proceed on Fifth Ave. to Shady Ave. and turn right onto Shady Ave.
  3. Proceed on Shady Ave. to Forbes Ave. and turn right onto Forbes Ave.
  4. Proceed one block to the intersection of Forbes Ave. and Murray Ave.