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Walker Library is located in the heart of Uptown Minneapolis. Service to area neighborhoods began in 1911, when the library opened at 2901 Hennepin Avenue South. In the 1970s, it moved across the street to an underground location on the northwest corner of Hennepin and Lagoon avenues. A new library built above ground on the same site opened in 2014. The library is named after T.B. Walker (1840-1928), Library Board president, art collector and local businessman.
Library building project information
2880 Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Starting in May, all Hennepin County libraries have new self checkout machines that have more capabilities than the machines they have replaced.
Artists Julian McFaul and Mark Safford have designed an interactive, labyrinthian maze experience with HCL staff. Explore it yourself on June 13.
Join HCL staff on social media for audiobook recommendations on Thursday, June 11 and children's and teen book recommendations on Tuesday, June 16.
Changes to OverDrive video collections and our TV show DVD purchasing practices have brought new watching options for you.
Join these volunteers who work closely with library staff to raise awareness of library services, raise funds, and plan programs and events.