Joel D. Valdez Main Library Directions and Parking

Parking Garage

Enter by turning left off of Alameda Street, west of Stone Avenue but before Church Avenue.

The garage is under Main Library, but is managed by the city's Park Tucson department.

Hours

Monday–Friday: 5:45 am-9:00 pm
Saturday: 7:45 am-6:00 pm
Sunday: 12:00 noon-6:00 pm

Rates

Daytime

Parking less than an hour is free.
Monday-Friday, 5:45 am - 6:00 pm: $1.00 per hour
Saturday 7:45 am - 6:00 pm & Sunday, 12 pm - 6 pm: Free

Evening

Monday - Friday, enter 6 pm - 9 pm: Free
Saturday - Sunday, closed after 6 pm

Special Event - $5.00

Parking is free on Saturdays and Sundays unless special event rates apply. Overnight fees accrue. Call Park Tucson at 520-791-5071 for overnight rates. More about where to park downtown.

Directions to Joel D. Valdez Main Library

From the I-10 freeway, traveling east

Take the Speedway Blvd. exit, go east (left) to Stone Avenue, turn right on Stone. Go south on Stone, under the underpass, continue south to Alameda, then turn right on Alameda. Library parking garage is 1/2 block west of Stone on the left.

From the I-10 Freeway, traveling west

Take the Congress Street exit, go east (right) to 6th Avenue, turn left, continue north through downtown to Alameda. Make a left on Alameda and go west on Alameda through Stone Avenue. Library parking garage is 1/2 block past Stone on the left.

From the Stone and Speedway intersection

Go south on Stone, under the underpass, continue south to Alameda, then turn right on Alameda. Library parking garage is 1/2 block west of Stone on the left.

From Broadway

Head west under the underpass. The road will fork; take the right fork which becomes Toole Avenue. Continue on Toole going west to the second light where the road will fork again. Take a left onto Alameda, then continue west on Alameda through Stone Avenue. Library parking garage is 1/2 block past Stone on the left.

From South 6th Avenue or East 22nd Street

Go north on 6th Avenue past Broadway, continue north on 6th Avenue to Alameda. Make a left on Alameda and go west on Alameda through Stone Avenue. Library parking garage is 1/2 block past Stone on the left.

 

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