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Forest Park

Closed now; Opening Monday @ 10:00 AM

3023 Garrison Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21216

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Parking & Public Transit


Free street and bike parking available.


80 - Rogers Avenue Metro Station/Downtown: Stops directly in front of the branch

34 - Westview Mall/Falls Road/Greenspring: Closest stop is located 3 blocks away at Forest Park Avenue and Chelsea Terrace

CityLink LIME - Northwest Hospital/Harbor East: Closest stop is located 3 blocks away at Liberty Heights Avenue and Callaway Avenue

82 - Park Circle/Reisterstown Plaza: Closest stop located 4 blocks away at Hilton Street and Fairview Avenue

Metro Subway

West Cold Spring Metro Station, Mondawmin Metro Station, and Rogers Avenue Metro Station

For more public transportation information, visit the Maryland Transit Administration.

Day Opens   Closes
Monday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM 5:30 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM 5:30 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
Holiday Closing Schedule

Holidays & Early Closings

All Pratt Library locations will be closed on the following days:

Martin Luther King Day Monday, January 17, 2022
Presidents’ Day Monday, February 21, 2022
Good Friday Friday, April 15, 2022
Memorial Day Monday, May 30, 2022
Juneteenth Monday, June 20, 2022
Independence Day Monday, July 4, 2022
Labor Day Monday, September 5, 2022
Indigenous Peoples’ Day Monday, October 10, 2022
Election Day Tuesday, November 8, 2022
Veterans Day Friday, November 11, 2022
Thanksgiving Eve Wednesday, November 23, 2022 : closing at 5:00 PM
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 24, 2022
Christmas Day Sunday, December 25, 2022
Christmas Day (Observed) Monday, December 26, 2022
Forest Park Branch
Forest Park - wide room view with staff
Forest Park - Check Out desk and Adult section sign
Forest Park - Children sign and people using computers
Forest Park meeting room with tables, chairs, and digital projection screen

Located in a beautiful park-like setting, the Forest Park Library serves the Forest Park, Dickeyville, Ashburton, Hanlon Park, Gwynn Oak, and the Forest Park Golf areas.

Opened on November 29, 1910 at Garrison Boulevard and Calloway Avenue, the Forest Park branch is still in operation today. Read more Pratt location history.

Upcoming Events

Sold Out: Take & Make: Art Explorers Forest Park Program Details
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Monday – Nov 28
Plastic Canvas Ornaments Forest Park Program Details
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Monday – Nov 28
Sold Out: Take & Make: Art Explorers Forest Park Program Details
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Monday – Nov 28
phys-kits Forest Park Program Details
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Tuesday – Nov 29
phys-kits Forest Park Program Details
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Features & Services

  1. Sidewalk Service
  2. Outdoor Wi-Fi
  3. ADA accessible ground floor
  4. Free Wi-Fi
  5. Computers for public use
  6. Photocopier and printing services
  7. Children and Teen sections
  8. Job and Career assistance
  9. Events and programs for all ages
  10. 3D printing
Sidewalk Service Available

Make an appointment to check out library materials, print remotely, and borrow computer and internet devices with contactless pickup.

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Outdoor Wi-Fi Available

Free Wi-Fi zone is expanded outside the building

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