Hours and Directions 


Our operating hours are:
 Monday - Thursday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
 Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 Saturday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  (10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Summer Saturday Hours)

The Library is closed on Sundays and all legal holidays.

The Library opens at 11:00am on the second Friday of every month to facilitate staff meetings.

Any updates or unanticipated closings will be posted in the Event Calendar and the library's Facebook page.


Here is a Google Map of the location of the Fitchburg Public Library at 166 Boulder Drive, Suite 108 in Fitchburg, MA.

Free parking is available in designated "Library Parking" spots in front of our location.

Cardinal Directions

From the East

Take Route 2 West to Fitchburg. Take exit 99B (formerly 31B—Fitchburg Route 12 North). Bear right off the exit to follow Route 12. Follow Route 12 for 3.2 miles to the stoplight just after the Enterprise Car Rental. Turn right at 2A/Water Street, go over the overpass and take an immediate Right (after a small park with many flagpoles). Keep right to follow Boulder Drive.

Go through one stoplight, and the Library will be about .3 mile on the Left.

From the Southeast

From Worcester, take highway 190 North to merge with Route 2, West. Follow Route 2 West to Fitchburg. Follow the directions above “from the East.”

From the Northeast

From Townsend, take Route 13 to the intersection of 2A. Turn right and continue through three lights to Main Street. Continue straight on Main Street, through three lights, and turn Left after Espresso Pizza (Newton Place). At the end of Newton Place, cross Boulder Drive into the Library parking lot on your left.

From the Southwest

From Westminster follow Route 2A North to the Fitchburg Common. Use the right lane straight through the set of lights, and veer right onto Boulder Drive. The Library will be on your right.

From the West

From Route 2, take Exit 95 (Route 31). At the end of the ramp, turn left onto Route 31 North (Princeton Road) and follow it to the end—Westminster Street. Turn right onto Westminster Street (Route 2A East) and right again on River Street (Rt. 2A East and Rt 12 South). At the Rotary, take the second exit onto Kimball Street (still 2A and 12). In approximately ½ mile, turn left at Rollstone Street. Turn right at the light onto Main Street. Stay in the right lane to veer onto Boulder Drive. The Library will be on your right.