Capitol Hill Branch

425 Harvard Ave. E., Seattle, WA 98102

206-684-4715

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Regional Manager: Steve DelVecchio

 Exterior view of the Capitol Hill Branch

Capitol Hill Branch

425 Harvard Ave. E.
Seattle, WA 98102

tel: 206-684-4715

Directions

Open for book returns 24/7.

Hours this week:

  1. Mon 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  2. Tue 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  3. Wed 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  4. Thu 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  5. Fri 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  6. Sat 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  7. Sun 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Holiday closure information.

Amenities Highlights

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Study Rooms
  • Quiet Room
  • Free Parking
  • Single-Occupant All-Gender Restroom
  • Multi-Stall Single-Gender Restrooms
  • Book return slot is located on the north wall of the building, on E. Republican St., to the right of the entrance
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About the Capitol Hill Branch

On May 31, 2003, the current Capitol Hill Branch was renamed and opened in the same location where the Henry Branch once was. It has a reading room with glass walls to the north and south, with a vertical garden that allows natural light into the room.

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