Directions to the FPL

We are located at 610 Main St., Fitchburg, MA 01420. Our phone number is 978-829-1780.

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Metered parking is available on Main Street and at the Municipal Parking Lot across from Youth Library entrance.  Meters are free after 4pm.  Limited one-hour free library parking is available in the lot across from the Youth Library accessible from Boulder Drive and opposite Putnam Place.

From the East

Route 2 west to Fitchburg. Take exit 31B (Fitchburg Rt.12) Bear right off the exit to follow Route 12. Follow Route 12 for 3.2 miles to the stoplight just past The Market Basket. Turn right at 2A/Water Street, go over the overpass and make the next left onto Main Street. The library is .3 miles on the left.

(The Municipal parking lot is reached by turning left immediately after Espresso Pizza on Main St.-- before you reach the Library. Take this short street, Newton Place, to the end and turn left, opposite Putnam Place. Then turn left again, and enter the Parking Lot.)

From the Southeast

From Worcester, take highway 190 north to the merge with Rt. 2. Follow Rt. 2 West to Fitchburg. Follow the directions above for travel from the east.

From the Northeast

From Townsend, take Rt. 13 to the intersection of Rt. 2A. Turn right and continue on through three lights to Main Street. At the fourth light, Main Street becomes one way. Continue straight through the light, the library is .3 miles on the left

From the Northwest

From Ashby, take Rt. 119 south which will merge into Rt. 31. Continue on Rt. 31 until you come to a set of lights. Veer to the left around the Common (the boulder will be on your right). Go straight through the set of lights, then, staying in the left lane continue for two short blocks. Turn left onto Newton Place (opposite Putnam Place) and left onto Main Street, the library is on your left at the Corner of Main Street and Newton Place.

(To reach the Municipal parking lot, pass Newton Place and enter the Parking Lot on the left.)

From the Southwest

From Westminster follow Rt. 2A north to the Fitchburg Common. Go straight through the set of lights, then staying in the left lane, continue for two short blocks, turn left onto Newton Place (opposite Putnam Place) and left onto Main Street, the library is on your left at the Corner of Main Street and Newton Place.

(To reach the Municipal parking lot, pass Newton Place and enter the Parking Lot on the left.)

From the West

From Route 2, take the Route 31 exit. At the end of the ramp, turn left onto Route 31 (Princeton Road) and follow it to Westminster Street, River Street and Kimball Street following Route 12, a total of 3.8 miles to Rollstone Street. Rollstone Street is approximately 1/2 mile past the Cleghorn rotary. Turn left onto Rollstone Street. At Main Street (approx 1,000 feet) turn right. Main Street will become Boulder Drive, a one-way street, and you'll curve around until you are opposite Putnam Place, and turn left onto Newton Place. Turn Left again onto Main Street, and the Library is there, or you could park at the Municipal Parking Lot.

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