Begin Main Content Area

Location and Directions


The State Library is located in the Forum Building, Commonwealth Avenue and Walnut Street, Harrisburg.  The main entrance is on South Drive facing Soldiers' Grove behind the State Capitol.

Map of Capitol Complex (PDF)

Mailing Address

Forum Building
607 South Drive
Harrisburg PA  17120-0600


See GoogleMaps. Or MapQuest (Be sure to enter the State Library location as 607 South Drive, Harrisburg PA)


There are several free visitor spaces on South Drive near the main library entrance. Metered spaces are available on Walnut Street. See the Harrisburg Parking Authority ( website for parking garages within walking distance.


The Library is accessible for individuals with disabilities through the main entrance. Any individuals needing further assistance should contact library staff.