Regional History and Genealogy – Located within Penrose Library

Carnegie Library Main Entrance

The Regional History and Genealogy Collection can be found in the historic 1905 Carnegie Library which is located in the Northwest corner of Penrose Library.

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20 N. Cascade Ave. - map it!  
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Phone: (719) 531-6333, x1253  
Contact Us

Sunday and Monday: Closed   
Tuesday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.   
Saturdays: 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. (Closed one hour between 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. for lunch)   
Holiday Hours and Closures

Bus Route: 3, 9

Metered Parking:

  • Penrose meters are coin operated only, credit cards are not accepted on the meters.
  • Penrose meters are labeled that they are enforced 7 days a week, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • The rate is $.50 per hour accepted in .05, .10, .25, 1.00 coins.
  • The city of Colorado Springs enforces the meter compliance and writes tickets when in violation. PPLD has no authority to overturn a ticket that is issued by the city.
  • City meters operate:
    • Mon. - Sat. 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sun 1 p.m. to 10 p.m., rate of $1.00 per hour.
    • These do take credit cards.
  • Penrose campus has a no trespassing declaration from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.

Library Location Address

20 N. Cascade Ave.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
United States