This library, built in 1903 and designated as a heritage building in 1984, occupies a commanding site overlooking downtown Smiths Falls. The beautiful building is the only local example of the beaux arts style. Built with financial help from philanthropist Andrew Carnegie, it is one of the first of the Carnegie libraries in Canada that he actually visited.
- Partial wheelchair access
- Self-guided tours available
Contact info81 Beckwith Street North
Smiths Falls, Ontario
ArchitectureYear built: 1903
Architect: Andrew Carnegie
Architectural style: Beaux arts
Building type: Library
Dates/hours openSaturday September 14, 2019
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.