Carnegie Library

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Carnegie Library

Carnegie Library

1 LaGrange Street
Newnan, GA 30263



The Carnegie Library is located in Historic Downtown Newnan on the square. It opened in 1904 and served as Newnan's first public library until 1987. Restored by the City of Newnan in 2009, the Carnegie has brought back library-type services in the downtown area.

The bottom floor of the building serves as a reading room, and the second floor includes meeting and program space. Among its many offerings, the Carnegie brings popular magazines and newspapers, computer workstations and Wi-Fi access, an honor book system, a gallery for local exhibits, meeting rooms with warming kitchen, and programs for adults and children.

The Carnegie is operated by the City of Newnan and strives to serve the community's informational, educational, cultural and recreational needs. The Carnegie is also supported by the Newnan Carnegie Library Foundation, For more information about The Carnegie, visit

  • Info & Amenities
  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Tuesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Thursday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Friday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Meeting Facilities, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Open Year 'Round

    Near Interstate Highway


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


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