Mt. Washington

Exterior front entrance of CLP-Mount Washington prior to 2019 renovation

Curbside Open Today

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Closed Today

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Accessibility

  • Partially ADA compliant
  • Will be fully compliant after renovation
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Bus Routes

40, 43

All bus routes are subject to change. Please visit the Port Authority of Allegheny County for up-to-date schedules.

Parking Options

  • Free
  • Bike
Interior circulation area of CLP-Mount Washington prior to 2019 renovation

CLP – Mt. Washington is located directly across from one of the scenic overlooks on Grandview Avenue. The Library opened in 1900 and was one of the first of the neighborhood-style libraries built by Andrew Carnegie.

PLEASE NOTE: Not all services are available due to current public health restrictions. Please refer to our Reopening Plan for the most recent information.

Events

Latest From the Library

Exterior front entrance of CLP-Mount Washington prior to 2019 renovation

PA One Book 2019

Mon., Apr. 1
For the past 14 years, Pennsylvania has celebrated the importance of early literacy development in young children through its One Book, Every Young Child initiative. The One Book program encourages families to bond through books and reading while engaging children in conversation and other activities around books.  It also highlights the importance of reading early and often to young children.
Exterior front entrance of CLP-Mount Washington prior to 2019 renovation

Throwback Thursday: Ready for Ready Player One

Thu., Jun. 22
If you haven't read Cline's best-selling novel, it takes place in the year 2044 when most of the world is in pretty bad shape (except for Columbus, Ohio—one of the signs that this is a fictional story). Literally everyone is plugged into a virtual reality utopia known as the OASIS. When OASIS creator James Donovan Halliday dies, it’s revealed that he left behind a series of puzzles leading to to a hidden Easter Egg. Whoever finds the Egg will win Halliday’s real-life fortune and control of the OASIS, like if Charlie and the Chocolate Factory took place inside The Matrix.