Presidential Pathways / Newnan

Newnan Carnegie Library

1 LaGrange St.
Newnan, GA 30263

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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


    Free Admission

    Open Year 'Round

    Near Interstate Highway


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Created to Shine Conference

    Created to Shine Conference

    05/19/2018 - 05/19/2018

    Newnan, Georgia is known as the picturesque City of Homes. A small oasis southwest of Atlanta, Newnan is the perfect location for a women's empowerment event.

    On May 19, at the Carnegie Library, The Created to Shine Conference will provide inspiration to women of all ages who struggle with confidence, identity and purpose. Altregia Jordan, LLC will help them achieve their breakthrough by leading interactive sessions and enlightening discussions designed to educate and motivate them t... read more