Children's Services, Main Library


Wondering how to get to the library? Our address is 900 Library Plaza (formerly Webster Street), Fort Wayne, Indiana. We would enjoy having you visit the Children's Services department!

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From the North
Exit Interstate 69 at exit 112. Drive south on Coldwater Road, which merges into Clinton Street. Continue south on Clinton, turn right on Washington Blvd. Drive three blocks, the library will be on your right.

From the South
Exit Interstate 69 at exit 102. Drive east on Jefferson Blvd. into downtown. Turn left on Ewing Street. The library is located on the corner of Ewing Street and Washington Blvd.

From the East
Follow US 30 into and through New Haven, under an overpass into downtown Fort Wayne. You will be on Washington Blvd. when you get into downtown. The library is located three blocks past Clinton Street, on the right.

From the West
Using US 30:
Drive into town on US 30. US 30 turns into Goshen Road. Coming up to an angled street (State Street), make an angled left turn. Turn right on Wells Street. Go south on Wells to Wayne Street. Left on Wayne Street. The library will be one block down Wayne Street, on the right.

Using US 24:
After crossing under Interstate 69, follow the same directions as from the South.


Parking for library visitors is available in our underground parking garage, accessible from Wayne Street, as well as in lots south of the library on Washington Blvd. and east of the library off of Wayne Street. Parking in these lots will be free to those who bring their valid Allen County Public Library card.

See our parking map (PDF).

Street (metered) parking is available on surrounding streets.
On the street you plug the meters 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, weekdays only. It is FREE to park on the street after 5:00 pm and on the weekends.

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