Note: Site is being actively rebuilt in early 2021. Your patience is appreciated.

New England Carnegies

A site that honors the libraries that Andrew Carnegie helped to fund

West Haven Public Library

West Haven, Connecticut

Designed by McLean & Wright of Boston

Carnegie Classical Revival Style

300 Elm Street, West Haven CT  06516-4603

Library web site:

A Brief History of the Building

1906:  Andrew Carnegie gave $10,000 to the town to build the library.

1960:  An addition was constructed.

2002:  The library building underwent an expansion project.

2005 photos