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Announcement All Pratt buildings are currently closed because of COVID-19, however remote and contact free services are available.

Pennsylvania Avenue

All Pratt buildings are currently closed because of COVID-19, however contactless Sidewalk Services are available at select locations.

1531 W. North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21217

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Public Transportation

Bus

83, Gold, Lime

Metro Subway

Penn-North

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

Sidewalk Service is available at this location. Learn more about hours of operation and how to reserve materials.

Holiday Closing Schedule
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Holidays & Early Closings

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

Memorial Day Monday, May 25, 2020
Independence Day (Observed) Friday, July 3, 2020
Labor Day Monday, September 7, 2020
Election Day Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Veterans Day Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 26, 2020
Christmas Day Friday, December 25, 2020
New Year's Day Friday, January 1, 2021
Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

Located at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and North Avenue, the Pennsylvania Avenue branch serves the Sandtown-Winchester, Penn-North, Druid Heights, Mondawmin, Upton, Reservoir Hill, Bolton Hill, Madison Park, and Parkview/Woodbrook areas. The branch opened its doors in 1953.

The Pennsylvania branch was first known as the Easterwood branch, and opened at 2217 West North Avenue on June 26, 1914. A new building was opened January 1953, and was praised for its modern design and use of expansive plate glass windows. Read more Pratt location history.

Features & Services

  1. Sidewalk Service
  2. Free and metered street parking
  3. Free Wi-Fi
  4. Computers for public use
  5. Photocopier and printing services
  6. Children and Teen sections
  7. Job and Career assistance
  8. Events and programs for all ages
  9. Social Worker in the Library
  10. Lawyer in the Library
Sidewalk Service Available

Schedule a time to pick up library materials or remote printing

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