Directions to The Community Church of New York:
The Community Church of New York is located at
40 East 35th Street between Park and Madison Avenues in mid-town Manhattan . Our Hall of Worship and the rest of the main building are accessible for the disabled at the west (Madison Avenue) end of the building where we have installed an elevator for all levels. We are two and one-half blocks from the Empire State Building and a short distance (about seven blocks) from Grand Central Terminal.
The nearest subway station is the #6 at 33rd Street and Park Avenue , two and one-half blocks south of our buildings. The B, D, F, and R at 34th Street and 6th Avenue at Herald Square are three and one-half blocks from us. The #7 from Queens stops at Grand Central Terminal where one can change to the #6 or walk. The 1, 2, and 3 also stop a few blocks away. After getting off, transfer to the M34 or M16 crosstown and get off at Park Ave.
Path Trains from NJ:
Path trains from New Jersey also arrive in Herald Square at 33rd Street
and 6th Avenue, just a few blocks away from us.
On Sundays, on-street parking is generally available within a block or two of The Community Church. Weekday evening parking is not generally permitted until after 7:00 p.m.
Directions to Cooper Union:
Cooper Union website
Click here for a map of Cooper Union.
The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art is located in New York’s East Village and can be reached conveniently by car, bus and subway.
By auto: From the West Side of upper Manhattan, Cooper Union is best reached by driving south on the West Side Highway to 56th Street and continuing south on 12th Avenue (which becomes West Street). At 12th Street, turn left and take 12th Street to Third Avenue. Turn right on Third and drive to Cooper Square, which begins at 7th Street.
From the East Side of Manhattan, Cooper Union is best reached by taking the East River Drive to Houston Street. Take Houston Westbound to Bowery. Turn right (north) on Bowery and drive to Cooper Square, which begins at 7th Street.
By bus: Take any of the following buses and ask the driver to let you off nearest Astor Place or Cooper Square: The M1 (5th and Madison Avenues), the M15 (First and Second Avenues), the M6 (7th Avenue/Broadway and Avenue of the Americas), the M101 or M102 (Third and Lexington Avenues).
By subway: Take the R or W (BMT Lines) subway to 8th Street, or take the No. 6 (IRT Lexington Avenue Local) to Astor Place.
By air: Taxi service to Cooper Union is available from LaGuardia and Kennedy Airports in New York and from Newark Airport in New Jersey. Bus service to Grand Central Terminal and the Port Authority Bus Terminal, both in Manhattan, is available from all airports.