1901 Vine StreetPhiladelphia , PA , 19103
Phone: 215-686-532239° 57' 33.8112" N, 75° 10' 15.8772" W
Designed by Julian Abele, a prominent African American architect from Philadelphia who worked in Horace Trumbauer’s firm, the Parkway Central Library first opened its doors on June 2, 1927. As an anchor cultural and educational institution on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, we welcome over 1 million visitors each year from the city, its countryside, and around the world.
Academic, Hands-on, Reading / Story time