Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

1531 W. North Avenue Baltimore, MD 21217

The Pennsylvania Avenue Branch is located in West Baltimore at the intersection of Pennsylvania and North Avenues. Serving the Penn North, Reservior Hill, Druid Hill, Upton, Historic Auchentoroly Terrace, and Bolton Hill communities. The branch opened its doors in 1953 and underwent a major renovation in 2012.

This location is wheelchair accessible.

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Mon & Wed 12-8 / Tues & Thurs 10-5:30 / Fri 12-5 / Sat 10-5


Upcoming Events

Teen 3D Printing Escape

Teen 3D Printing Escape 10/26 5pm

After School Activities

Venture into the world of 3D printing techniques, designs, and curiosities.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 10/27 11am

Story Time

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

The Traveling Librarians

The Traveling Librarians 10/29 12pm

Travel to new lands without leaving your local library! Librarians from the Pennsylvania Avenue Branch will share photos, stories and a few "artifacts" from...

Film: Hotel Transylvania 2

Film: Hotel Transylvania 2 10/31 5pm


Everything seems to be changing for the better at Hotel Transylvania. Dracula's rigid monster-only hotel policy has finally relaxed, opening up its doors to...

E-Mail Beyond the Basics

E-Mail Beyond the Basics 10/31 5:30pm

Computer Classes

New date: Monday, October 31 Using Google, create an email account; learn to compose, send and retrieve messages; send attachments; create and delete...

Recent Events

Wii Gaming 10/25/2016

Preschool Leaps 10/25/2016

Recent Activity

Kimberly Klacik

Kimberly Klacik posted a photo 6/3/2016

Special guest Mrs. DC America 2016 will be joining the fun! Special guest Mrs. DC America 2016 will be joining the fun!

Kimberly Klacik

Kimberly Klacik posted a photo 5/24/2016

Martha Edgerton

Martha Edgerton left a positive review 12/12/2015

Another great group of creative women, all novice at bookmaking with wonderful results. They made books with secret compartments to hold jewelry, money, person messages, and more. Thank you for your participation and thanks to Pratt for making this class possible.

monique speed

monique speed left a positive review 8/17/2015

I enjoy my classes with Ms. Linda. She has been very helpful and patience with her students.

Stephen George

Stephen George left a review 8/17/2015

Good class instructor very helpful.

monique speed

monique speed left a review 8/10/2015

Unfortunately I didn't make the class but I was at a class last week and it was wonderful

Netert-Ah Yaahahka

Netert-Ah Yaahahka left a positive review 4/25/2015

The workshop was excellent and very informative. Mr. Matthews was very knowledgeable and insightful. I hope this workshop is continuous.

Gregory Patterson

Gregory Patterson left a positive review 4/26/2014

Very helpful and informative

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch posted a photo 11/27/2013

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Getting Here

    Parking Information

  • Street parking is available. Buses: 7, 13, 21, 54, 91. Metro Subway: Penn-North station.

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