Hours & Location


New Canaan Library
151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840

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Parking Info

Free parking for the Library is available in the Center School Lot directly across from the Library’s Maple Street entrance, in the 76 spaces indicated as Library Parking. An additional 5 accessible parking spaces are located closest to Maple Street in Center School’s lot. 

The Town Parking Authority  monitors the meter for the numbered, non-Library spaces in the lot during weekdays before 4PM.

Library Hours

  • Monday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. (Closed 6/16/24-9/1/24)

Holiday Closings

New Year's Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

President's Day

Easter Sunday

Sunday Before Memorial Day

Memorial Day

Independence Day

Labor Day

Thanksgiving Day

Day After Thanksgiving

Christmas Eve Day

Christmas Day

Summer Sundays