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Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - West End
47 Wabash Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Phone: 412.921.1717
FAX: 412.921.3494
E-mail: westend@carnegielibrary.org

Get Directions | Public Transit | Automobile

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - West End is approximately 1.9 miles west of Downtown Pittsburgh, across the Ohio River. The library is located at the corner of Wabash and Neptune Streets.

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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 the 31 or 29 outbound at Penn Avenue and Ninth Street.
  2. If 31, get off at Main and Wabash.
  3. If 29, get off at Steuben and Wabash.
  4. Walk to 47 Wabash Street.

From Oakland:

Requires a transfer.
  1. Board a 61 or 71 bus (any letter) inbound at Fifth Avenue and Atwood.
  2. Get off at Sixth Avenue and Wood Street.
  3. Walk to Penn Avenue and Ninth Street.
  4. Catch the 31 or 29 outbound.
  5. If 31, get off at Main and Wabash.
  6. If 29, get off at Steuben and Wabash.
  7. Walk to 47 Wabash Street.
 

By Automobile

Metered parking is available in a lot on Alexander St.

From Oakland:

  1. Drive toward Downtown Pittsburgh on Fifth Avenue, past Craft Avenue and turn left following signs for the Parkway West (which merges with the Boulevard of the Allies).
  2. Stay in the right lane and take the Parkway [I-376] entrance to downtown Pittsburgh.
  3. Proceed on the Parkway East [I-376] to the Fort Pitt Bridge
  4. Carefully get into the far right lane on the Fort Pitt Bridge and take the ramp to West Carson Street.
  5. Proceed on West Carson Street to the West End Circle and go up the ramp.
  6. Part way around the Circle, merge onto Steuben Street [Route 60].
  7. Proceed straight on Steuben Street, pass the first traffic light, then turn left onto Wabash Street.

From the South:

  1. Drive toward Downtown Pittsburgh on Washington Road, which becomes West Liberty Avenue, to Route 51 [Saw Mill Run Boulevard].
  2. Turn left onto Route 51 [Saw Mill Run Boulevard] just before the Liberty Tunnel and proceed to the West End Circle.
  3. Part way around the Circle, merge onto Steuben Street [Route 60].
  4. Proceed straight on Steuben Street, then pass the first traffic light, and then turn left onto Wabash Street.
OR
  1. Drive toward Downtown Pittsburgh on the Parkway [I-376] to the Fort Pitt Tunnel.
  2. Take the West End exit to the West End Bypass.
  3. Proceed along the West End Bypass to the West End Circle and go up the ramp.
  4. Part way around the Circle, merge onto Steuben Street [Route 60].
  5. Proceed straight on Steuben Street, pass the first traffic light, then turn left onto Wabash Street.
OR
  1. Drive toward Downtown Pittsburgh on Baldwin Road to the Thornburg Bridge.
  2. Cross the bridge to West Steuben Street.
  3. Proceed on West Steuben Street to the intersection of Steuben and Wabash Streets in the West End.