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Directions

Galvez Branch

From Baton Rouge:
Exit at Highland Road if traveling via I-10. Turn left onto Highland Road. Turn right at the light onto Hwy 61 (Airline Hwy) and travel south. Turn left onto Hwy 42 (there is an Exxon at the intersection). Drive straight ahead on Hwy 42; the library will be on the left less than a quarter mile past a Payless grocery store (and less than a quarter mile before the intersection with Hwy 44).

From New Orleans:
Exit at the Hwy 44 exit (Burnside) if traveling via I-10. If traveling on Hwy 61 (Airline Hwy), turn right onto Hwy 44 in Gonzales. Continue on Hwy 44 until you reach the intersection of Hwys 42 & 44. Turn left onto Hwy 42; the library will be less than a quarter mile down the road on the right.


Gonzales Branch

From I-10:
Get off I-10 at exit 177 (Gonzales - Tanger Mall) and turn left (if coming from Baton Rouge) or right (if coming from New Orleans) onto Hwy 30. Proceed to Hwy 44 (Burnside Ave) and turn left. At the third traffic light turn right onto Worthey St. (There is a large AmSouth bank at the corner.) At the first traffic light on Worthey, turn left onto South Irma Blvd. The library is the second building on the right, next to the courthouse.

From Airline Hwy:
Turn onto East Cornerview at the stoplight between the Wal-Mart and K-Mart (right if coming from Baton Rouge, left if coming from New Orleans). Cross the railroad tracks and turn left at the first traffic light onto South Irma Blvd. The library is the next-to-last building on the left hand side of the street, across the road from East Ascension High School.


Donaldsonville Branch

From I-10:
Get off I-10 onto Hwy 22 at the Sorrento/Donaldsonville exit. Turn right if coming from Baton Rouge, left if coming from New Orleans. At the caution light, turn left onto Hwy 70. Take Hwy 70 to the Sunshine bridge. Turn right onto Hwy 3120 (there is no traffic light or stop sign, but the highway is just past a Red Roof Inn hotel). Stay on 3120 until you reach the Mississippi River levee, and turn left onto Hwy 18 (which becomes Mississippi St inside the city limits). The library is located at the corner of Mississippi and Lessard, two blocks past Ascension Catholic Church.

From Hwy 1
If coming from Hwy 1 N (from the direction of Plaquemine) turn left at the first traffic light in Donaldsonville onto Hwy 18 (there is a Chevron at the corner). If coming from Hwy 1 S (from the direction of Napoleonville) go straight through the intersection -- Hwy 1 S becomes Hwy 18. Stay on Hwy 18. Go through the first traffic light (Railroad Ave) and the library is on the far right corner of the next intersection (Lessard).

Dutchtown Branch

From I-10:
Take exit #173/PRAIRIEVILLE/GEISMAR onto LA-73 S toward GEISMAR - go 0.81 miles.
Arrive at 13278 HIGHWAY 73, GEISMAR, on the Left.