Contact Us

Bridges Library System (formerly Waukesha County Federated Library System)

741 N. Grand Avenue, #210

Waukesha, WI 53186

262-896-8080 | phone

262-896-8060 | fax

Directions to the office

Click on the red marker in the map below to get directions from wherever you are.


The City of Waukesha has a web site providing information on parking in historic downtown Waukesha. Go to the City of Waukesha Municipal Parking page for a map of parking lots and ramps.  There is also information on street parking.

There are several parking options.

  1. On street parking: (34 two hour spots in the block around our building) There is two hour parking at no charge on the three streets (South Street, Grand Avenue, and Broadway) around the building in which we are located.
  2. Public parking lot: (17 spots in this lot–also 3 more on South street just east of lot entrance) Municipal lot 9 is one block east of our building at the corner of South and Gaspar (between Barstow and Grand) with 2 hour free parking.
  3. Public/Municipal parking ramp: (about 300 total spots available in parking ramp) 2 hours of parking or less is free. Over 2 hours up to 24 hours is $3.00. Payment is made by credit or debit card upon exiting. Note that there are reserved spots. There are two entrances for the parking garage: South Street and Wisconsin Avenue. Clearance is listed at 6 feet 6 inches. Parking on the 2nd or 3rd floor makes it easy to access our building via the attached skywalk to the Center City Plaza.