New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Presidents Day, Patriots Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Arlington Town Day, Indigenous Peoples’ Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
The library will be open until 5 pm on the Wednesday preceding Thanksgiving Day, New Year’s Eve and one half-day on the Friday before Easter.
Information about schedule changes are posted on the home page.
Directions to Robbins Library
Take Route 95 (Route 128) to Route 2 (east). Take exit 59 for Pleasant St./Route 60. Turn left onto Pleasant Street. Go one mile to traffic light. Turn left onto Mass. Ave. Go half a block and library is on the left. Public Transit: MBTA bus routes 67, 77, and 79. Routes 80, 87 and 350 also stop nearby in Arlington Center.
Parking for Robbins Library
Metered parking is available at the rate of $1/hour, through a kiosk and through a pay-by-phone option. Download the free pay-by-phone app here. Bike parking is located along Mass Ave and between the library and Whittemore Robbins House (yellow house behind the library). Public Transit: MBTA bus routes 67, 77, and 79. Routes 80, 87 and 350 also stop nearby in Arlington Center.
Directions to Fox Branch Library
Take Route 95 (Route 128) to Route 2 (east). Take exit 60 for Lake Street. Turn right onto Lake Street and go one mile to traffic light. Turn right. The library is on the left at the corner of Mass. Ave. and Cleveland Street.
Parking for Fox Branch Library
On-street parking is available on Cleveland St. and Mass Ave. Bike parking is located in front of the library and along Mass Ave. Public Transit: MBTA bus routes 77, 79 and 350. Nearest subway is Alewife (a 15 – 20 minute walk).