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Simmons Neighborhood Library

Hours & Information

Open today until 8:00pm

9:00AM - 8:00PM
9:00AM - 8:00PM
9:00AM - 8:00PM
9:00AM - 8:00PM
9:00AM - 6:00PM
9:00AM - 5:00PM
711 59th Pl
Kenosha, WI 53140
The historic Simmons Neighborhood Library was constructed in 1900 and designed by Daniel Burnham in the neoclassical style. It boasts a mix of modern technology with classic architecture and possibly a spirit or two.

Holidays and Closures

  • Labor Day
    Monday, September 2, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
    Thursday, November 28, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Christmas Eve
    Tuesday, December 24, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Christmas Day
    Wednesday, December 25, 2024
    Closed All Day

About KPL Simmons Neighborhood Library

  • Taking the bus? Hop on Routes 2 & 4

  • Parking is available to the south of the building; you must enter on 8th Ave, with 13 spaces and 1 accessibility space. 2-hour limited street parking is also available on 8th Ave, 61st St, 7th Ave, and 59th Pl.

  • There is 1 accessible parking space in the parking lot. An accessibility-focused computer is available with a 24-inch monitor, high contrast keyboard, and single button mouse. 2 large print and 2 high contrast keyboards are available; a trackball mouse is also available. Windows 7 magnifier and screen reader is on all computers.

    This building is not ADA accessible, but information on the WWI Memorial and Historical tour is available. 


New at KPL Simmons Neighborhood Library

Recent Blog Posts

Press Releases

KPL receives National Endowment for the Arts Big Read Grant

Jun 17, 2022
KPL is bringing the NEA Big Read back to Kenosha! Read more here.
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