Directions to off-campus programs

Directions to the Bard Graduate Center (New York, NY)
By bus:
M86 cross-town, M10 on Central Park West, M7 or M11 on Columbus Avenue

By subway:
B or C train to 86th Street and Central Park West; walk 1/2 block west.
1 train to 86th Street and Broadway; walk 2.5 blocks east.

By car:
On-street parking in the area is extremely limited.  Several garages in the area charge hourly rates, including ones located at 87th & Columbus, 84th and Amsterdam, and 83rd between Columbus & Amsterdam.

Directions to the School of the International Center of Photography (New York, NY)
By bus:
M5, M6, M7 to 42nd Street at Avenue of the Americas.

By subway:
B, D, F, M, or 7 to 42nd Street/Bryant Park;
1, 2, 3, N, Q, R, or S to Times Square;
A, C, or E to 42nd Street/Port Authority.

Parking:
A parking garage is located at 38 West 43rd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues.

Directions to the Longy School of Music of Bard College (Cambridge, MA)
From west of Boston:

  • Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) East to exit 18 (Cambridge/Allston).
  • Bear right after the toll at the end of the exit ramp.
  • At the 3 rd set of lights (over the bridge) turn left onto Memorial Drive.
  • After the 3 rd set of lights on Memorial Drive, bear right onto Hawthorne Street (1 st turn possible).
  • At the light, turn right onto Mt Auburn Street and turn left onto Ash Street (1 st left turn possible).
  • At the stop sign, bear slight right onto Mason Street.
  • At the light, turn left onto Garden Street. Longy is 2 blocks ahead on the right.

From north of Boston:

  • Take I-93 south to exit 26 (Storrow Drive/North Station).
  • Keep left at end of the elevated ramp; follow under pass to Storrow Drive.
  • Continue on Storrow Drive approximately 4 miles to the Harvard Square exit.
  • Turn right onto the bridge at the end of the exit ramp.
  • Turn left at 1 st light onto Memorial Drive.
  • Bear right onto Hawthorne Street (1 st turn possible).
  • At the light, turn right onto Mt Auburn Street and turn left onto Ash Street (1 st left turn possible).
  • At the stop sign, bear slight right onto Mason Street.
  • At the light, turn left onto Garden Street. Longy is 2 blocks ahead on the right.

From south of Boston:

  • Take I-95 north to exit 25 (I-90/Massachusetts Turnpike).
  • Follow directions from west of Boston.

Public Transportation:
The closest subway/rail station to Longy is the Harvard Square station on the Red Line. Longy is located approximately 10 minutes walking distance from the Harvard T Stop. As you exit the underground T station (near the underground Dunkin’ Donuts), cross the street until you are standing in front of the Harvard Coop Bookstore. As you face the Coop’s front door turn right and follow JFK Street around until it turns into Garden Street (at the old Burial Ground). Continue up Garden Street, past the Sheraton Commander. The Longy School of Music’s Main building is located at 27 Garden Street.

The following bus lines stop directly in front of Longy: 72, 72/75, 75, 74 and 76.  All of these bus lines originate at the Harvard Square T Station.