Parking at the Main Library


Duval Street Parking Garage

The garage does not accept cash payment, credit card (credit or debit) is required.

Hours of Operation:

  • Mon – Fri: 6 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
  • Sat: 10:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
  • *Exit after hours through center lane.

Saturday and Sunday Rates:

  • Parking is free as long as the ticket is validated at the Circulation Desk.
  • Parking is $3.00 for all day if ticket is not validated.

Meter parking on Saturday is always free downtown.


Main Library
303 North Laura Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Map Location and Driving Directions

Parking Garage
Entrance is located at 33 W Duval Street.
Phone: (904) 630-1399
Map Location and Driving Directions

  • The parking spaces on the first and second ramp in the Library Garage (33 W. Duval Street) are 2 HOUR only parking spaces. These spaces are clearly identified and marked for short term parking customers only.
  • Disabled Parking available:  Floors 1, 3, 4, 5.
  • Elevators are available:  Floors 3 thru 6.
  • Aside from the Duval Garage, there are also plenty of other parking options available around downtown near the Main Library. Parking meters are located on the north, west and south sides of the building. Additional parking can be found around downtown Jacksonville.

If you need further assistance, please call (904) 630-2665 or email us. TTY services are available for the hearing impaired:
TTY 904-630-2740.