787 789 4600
San Juan Community Library
P O Box 3758
Guaynabo, Puerto Rico 00970-3758
San Juan Community Library
Ave Apolo / Topacio Street
San Juan, PR 00970
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Avenida Apolo, corner of Topacio, next to Second Union Church
San Juan, Puerto Rico
From San Juan:
- Take Highway 18 South to Highway 1 towards Caguas. Turn right at the first traffic light onto Apolo Avenue. The Library will be just ahead on your right. Parking for SJCL is at the park side of the building, turn right at the end of the wall and right again into the parking area.
- Take Route 20, Martinez Nadal and exit at Calle Esmeralda (this is the exit after the one for Bayamon/Route 177). Turn left at the traffic light and continue down Calle Esmeralda through three lights. At the end of the road, turn left onto Alejandrino, at the next light turn right onto Avenida Apolo. The Library is at the other end of the street, on the left, just after Second Union Church. Turn left between the church and the Library to enter the parking lot.
- From Route 177, Bayamon: You can turn exit for Martinez Nadal, stay on the marginal road to Esmeralda and follow the directions above. Or Continue on Route 177 through several traffic lights. Continue past Walgreens and the Total Station and through the next traffic light. Turn right at the next light – Sherwin Williams and Oriental Bank will be on your right. This is Avenida Alejandrino. Turn left at the first traffic light onto Avenida Apolo. The Library is at the other end of the street, on the left, just after Second Union Church. Turn between the church and the Library to enter the parking area.
- If you have already passed Blockbuster, take exit to Highway 1Caguas on your right. Stay on the marginal road until the end, passing the Econo Store, and then turn right onto Avenida Apolo. The Library will be just ahead on your right. Parking for SJCL is at the park side of the building, turn right at the end of the wall and right again into the parking area.
From Dorado and points west:
Take Highway 22 to Highway 18 and follow directions #1 above OR
Take Hwy 22 and continue through Buchanan Toll, take exit for Road 20, Martinez Nadal (second exit after toll) and follow directions #2 above.
From Río Piedras: If you arrive at Río Piedras from the train, take the exit "A la Plaza," and you will be across the street from where the bus will pick you up. Take the bus that says "Río Piedras-Caguas." The cost is $1.75, and the bus driver can make change. The bus may make several loops through Río Piedras for more passengers before it leaves for Caguas.
The bus ride to the San Juan Community Library is approximately 10 -15 minutes. When you pass the "Econo" on othe right, you know the NEXT stop is Parada 937, where you want to exit the bus. Proceed to the corner and turn to your right. The Library is at the next block, Avenida Apolo and Corner Topacio Street.
From Cupey Train Station: Exit the train station and cross to the southbound of HWY 1. Flag down and board the bus from Río Piedras-Caguas. The cost is $1.75 and the bus driver can make change.
The bus ride to San Juan Community Library is approximately 5 - 10 minutes. When you pass the "Econo" on the right, you know the NEXT stop is Parada 937, where you want to exit the bus.