Located near the Margaret-Orthodox Station of the Frankford EL, the Frankford Branch serves the communities of Frankford, Northwood, Bridesburg, and part of Juniata Park. One of the oldest neighborhoods in Philadelphia, Frankford was originally settled by Swedes in 1638. The area includes Frankford Avenue, the first legally laid-out country road in the Province of Pennsylvania. Frankford Library began in 1823, and in 1906, a new Carnegie-funded library was opened at Frankford Avenue and Overington Street.
The Frankford Library is currently closed for renovations. You may find out more about these renovations on our Renovations and Closings page. Apart from serving as a repository of books and resources, the library is committed to providing meaningful programs and services that cater to the diverse needs of the community it serves. Their dedicated staff is passionate about promoting literacy, education, and lifelong learning in a welcoming and inclusive environment. From storytime sessions for toddlers to book clubs for adults, the library offers a variety of engaging programs throughout the year. Furthermore, the Frankford Library actively supports community events and initiatives aimed at enhancing the quality of life in the neighborhood. Connect with them on Facebook to stay updated on the latest news and events.
Questions & Answers
Q What is the phone number for Frankford Library?
A The phone number for Frankford Library is: 215-685-1473.
Q Where is Frankford Library located?
A Frankford Library is located at 4634 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19124
Q What is the internet address for Frankford Library?
A The website (URL) for Frankford Library is: https://libwww.freelibrary.org/locations/frankford-library
Q What days are Frankford Library open?
A Frankford Library is open:
Monday: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Q How is Frankford Library rated?
A Frankford Library has a 3.7 Star Rating from 41 reviewers.
Ratings and Reviews
Overall Rating( 41 Reviews )
Poppopdeath Ppd on Google
The library is under construction and remodeling at the moment
giagy Liriano on Google
Front desk guy!!!! Jesus Christ for people like him is the reason why no too many people goes to this library. He always rude and unhelpful wit me and my children. How he can work at the front desk with that actitud??
Christopher Durst on Google
william payne on Google
Had to print some documents. 25 cents per page. Early when they open is the best time to go.
Jess Durn on Google
(Translated by Google) We know that libraries are full of books, now they have a facility to read those books using computers with Wi-Fi and above all you have 49 min to navigate everything you want to know this place has a child care area entrance for the disabled security and good staff that can help you, the whole family comes to read a book
Sabemos que las bibliotecas estn llenas de libros,ahora tienen una facilidad de leer esos libros usando las computadoras con wifi y sobre todo tienes 49 min para poder navegar en todo lo que tu quieras saber este lugar tiene una rea de cuidado infantil entrada para minusvalidos seguridad y buen personal que te puedan ayudar venga toda la familia a leer un libro
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