Directions to:

THE MARITIME INDUSTRY MUSEUM



Location and Travel Directions

BY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

The Museum located on the grounds of the SUNY Maritime College may be reached by public transportation from Manhattan via "Pelham Bay Local" of the Lexington Avenue (East Side) I.R.T. Subway. Change at Westchester Square Stations, and take bus marked "Bx40 Fort Schuyler" -directly to the gate of the College, which is the last stop on this bus route. (Note: Trip often takes ninety minutes.)

The New York Bus Service offers express bus service between Manhattan and Throgs Neck. Call (718)994-5500 for stop information. The stop for Fort Schuyler is at the intersection of Pennyfield and Harding Avenue, approximately 1/2 mile from the campus.

BY AUTOMOBILE

From Brooklyn or Queens
via the Whitestone Bridge

Pay toll at extreme right booth, take immediate right exit to traffic light, turn right to next traffic light, turn right proceed past next traffic light onto Route 295. On 295, keep to right and take "Fort Schuyler" exit, just before the Throgs Neck Bridge. At stop sign turn right, go to traffic light, turn left onto Pennyfield Avenue, proceeding approximately one mile to College entrance.

From Manhattan: East Side

North on East River Drive (FDR Drive) to either:

(a) Willis Avenue Bridge (no toll) then keep right to Bruckner Blvd. to ramp leading to Bruckner Expressway, then follow Throgs Neck Bridge signs to Fort Schuyler Exit just before bridge. Refer to Brooklyn or Queens via Whitestone Bridge for further directions.

(b) Triborough Bridge ($3.50 toll) follow "New England" signs to Throgs Neck Bridge signs to Fort Schuyler Exit just before bridge. Refer to Brooklyn or Queens via Whitestone Bridge for further directions.

From Manhattan: West Side

North on West Side Highway to 178 Street Exit to Interstate 95 North and Cross Bronx Expressway. Follow Throgs Neck Bridge signs to Fort Schuyler Exit just before bridge. Refer to Brooklyn or Queens via Whitestone Bridge for further directions.

From New Jersey
via George Washington Bridge

Garden State or N.J. Turnpike to New York and Interstate 95 North, then follow signs to Throgs Neck Bridge to Fort Schuyler Exit just before bridge. Refer to Brooklyn or Queens via Whitestone Bridge for further directions.

From New England
via I-95 and Merrit /Hutchinson River Pkwys

(a) South on Interstate 95 South into New York City. Follow signs to Throgs Neck Bridge to Fort Schuyler Exit immediately before bridge. Refer to Brooklyn or Queens via Whitestone Bridge for further directions.

(b) South on Hutchinson River Pky.to I-95 South in New York City. Refer to (a) above for further directions

From Upper New York State
and New York State Thruway

After crossing Tappan Zee Bridge, follow Interstate 87 to I-95 South. Refer toFrom New England for further directions.

From Long Island
and Long Island Expressway

West on Long Island Expressway to either Cross Island Parkway or Clearview Expressway North to Throgs Neck Bridge: take Pennyfield Avenue-Fort Schuyler Exit IMMEDIATELY after toll station. If possible use right most toll booths. At second stop sign turn left over highway onto Pennyfield Avenue to College entrance.



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