Directions

Clayton Library is on the west side of Caroline Street. Following the directions given below, it will be on your right. The library complex consists of the Clayton House, which is a two story red brick home of Georgian style with white columns in the front, the parking lot, the Main Building; which is also of red brick, the Clayton Carriage House of red and white brick, and the Clayton Guest House, also a two story Georgian style building. A white metal picket fence surrounds the complex. Cross streets are Oakdale & Calumet.


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Coming from Downtown
From downtown go south on Fannin Street. After crossing under highways 45 and 59 you will come to Southmore Street. Turn left onto Southmore. Go 2 blocks to Caroline Street, turn right and go to the 5300 block.

Going South on I-45 (North Freeway)
Going south on I-45, take the Hwy 288 South/59 South exit. This exit is on the right. Stay in the right lane to remain on Hwy 288. Take the Southmore/Calumet exit. Turn right onto Southmore Street at the first signal light. Go 7 blocks to Caroline Street, turn left and go to the 5300 block.

Going North on I-45 (Gulf Freeway)
Go north on I-45 to the Hwy 288 South/59 South exit. This exit is on the left. Stay in the left lanes to remain on Hwy 288, and take the Southmore/Calumet exit. Turn right onto Southmore Street at the first signal light. Go 7 blocks to Caroline Street, turn left and go to the 5300 block.

Going North on HWY 288 (South Freeway)
Take Hwy 288 and exit at the Southmore exit. Turn left onto Southmore Street. Go 7 blocks to Caroline Street, turn left and go to the 5300 block.

Going South on HWY 59 (Eastex Freeway)
Take Hwy 59 to the 59 South/288 South split. Take 288 South to the Southmore/Calumet exit. Turn right onto Southmore Street at the first signal light. Go 7 blocks to Caroline Street, turn left and go to the 5300 block.

Going North on HWY 59 SOUTH (Southwest Freeway)
Follow Hwy 59 to the Main Street exit. Take the Main Street exit. Do not get in the left lane but continue through the intersection. Turn right onto Fannin Street. Turn left onto Southmore Street. Go 2 blocks to Caroline Street, turn right and go to the 5300 block.

Going East on I-10 (Katy Freeway)
Take I-10 to I-45 South. Take the I-45 South exit to the 288 South/59South exit. Turn right on 288 South and continue to the Southmore/Calumet exit. Turn right onto Southmore at the first signal light. Go 7 blocks to Caroline Street, turn left and go to the 5300 block.

Going West on I-10 (East Freeway)

Continue on I-10 to the Hwy 59 South exit. Go south on Hwy 59 to the 59 South/288 South split. Take 288 South to the Southmore/Calumet exit. Turn right onto Southmore Street at the first signal light. Go 7 blocks to Caroline, turn left and go to the 5300 block.

Going South on HWY 290 (Northwest Freeway)
Go south on Hwy 290 to Loop 610 East. Stay in the right-hand lanes and exit to Loop 610 East. Continue to I-45 South. Take I-45 south to the 59 South/288 South exit. Stay in the right lane to remain on Hwy 288. Take 288 South to the Southmore/Calumet exit. Turn right onto Southmore Street at the first signal light. Go 7 blocks to Caroline, turn left and go to the 5300 block.

Going South on HWY 90 (Old Beaumont Highway)
Go south on Hwy 90 to Loop 610. Turn right on Loop 610 West to Hwy 59 South. Turn left on Hwy 59 South to the 59 South/288 South split. Take 288 South to the Southmore/Calumet exit. Turn right on Southmore Street at the first signal light. Go 7 blocks to Caroline, turn left and go to the 5300 block.

Going North on 90 Alternate (South Main)
Go North on 90 Alternate to Loop 610 East. Turn right on the Loop and proceed to Hwy 288 North. Take 288 North to the Southmore exit. Turn left onto Southmore Street. Go 7 blocks to Caroline, turn left and go to the 5300 block.

Going West on HWY 225 (Pasadena Freeway)
Go west on Hwy 225 to Loop 610. Go left on Loop 610 West to I-45 North. Go North on I-45 to the 59 South/288 South exit. Stay in one of the two left lanes to remain on Hwy 288. Take 288 South to the Southmore/Calumet exit. Turn right onto Southmore Street at the first signal light. Go 7 blocks to Caroline, turn left and go to the 5300 block.

 


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