Ridgefield Library Staff

Ridgefield Library Association

472 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT 06877
203-438-4558 (fax)

Parking and Access
Library visitors may park in either the lot near our main entrance, with access from Main Street, or the adjacent Prsopector Theater lot, accessible from Prospect Street.  If both lots are full, please use one of the other downtown lots, such as across Main Street at CVS.  Please be aware that many spots in town parking lots have time limits.

Library Hours
Monday through Thursday, 10 AM to 8 PM
Friday 10 AM to 6 PM
Saturday, 9 AM to 5 PM
Sunday 1-5
(closed summer Sundays)

The Library is approximately 8 miles south of Danbury, CT; 13 miles east of Katonah, NY; and 8 miles north of Wilton, CT.

Google Interactive Map


From the North:

  • Take I-84 to Exit 3.
  • Head South on Route 7
  • Go right onto Route 35 and continue for approximately 4 miles.
  • Turn left on Route 35, which becomes Main Street
  • As you enter the historic center of Ridgefield, the Library's parking will be the last left before the stoplight at Prospect Street and is across from Ballard Park.

From Fairfield County and Points South:

  • Take Route 7 North in Wilton.
  • Take a left on Route 102
  • Turn right onto Route 35 (Main Street)..
  • Go past the first stop light (at Prospect Street) and take your first right off Main Street into the Library's parking lot.

From Westchester County:

  • Take 684 to the Katonah/Route 35 exit.
  • Take Route 35 heading east toward Ridgefield (12 miles).
  • Follow route 35.  Go left at the fountain in Ridgefield continuing on Route 35 / Main Street
  • Continue through the center of town.  Go past the third stoplight at Prospect Street and take your first right into the Library parking lot.


Key Numbers

Main number
call 203-438-2282

To renew an item
call ext. 12003

For reference questions
call ext. 12004

For Children’s Services
call ext. 12002

For Teen Services
call ext. 11004

For Book Club requests
call ext. 11011

For Adult Programs
call ext. 11013

For Homebound Delivery
call ext. 11003

If the Library is closed check out one of our many online resources.

To make a donation to the Library call ext.11029 or
make an Online Appeal Gift