Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning

Directions

BY CAR:
GRAND CENTRAL PARKWAY:

  • Coming from Manhattan, going eastbound, exit at Parsons Blvd., right on Parsons Blvd. to Jamaica Ave., left on Jamaica Ave. We are located near the corner of Union Hall Street and Jamaica Avenue.
  • WESTBOUND from eastern Queens or Long Island – Exit at 168th Street, stay on service road to Parsons Blvd. left on Parsons Blvd. to Jamaica Ave., left on Jamaica Ave. We are located near the corner of Union Hall Street and Jamaica Avenue.

LONG ISLAND EXPWY.:

  • EASTBOUND, exit at Grand Central Pkwy. to Parsons Blvd. right onto Parsons Blvd. to Jamaica Ave., left on Jamaica Ave. We are located near the corner of Union Hall Street and Jamaica Avenue.
  • WESTBOUND – Exit at Utopia Pkwy./164th St., go left on Utopia Pkwy. to Hillside Ave. (bottom of hill), right on Hillside Ave. to Parsons Blvd. to Jamaica Ave., left on Jamaica Ave. We are located near the corner of Union Hall Street and Jamaica Avenue.

VAN WYCK EXPWY.:

  • NORTHBOUND from the Belt Pkwy; exit at Jamaica Ave., right onto Jamaica Ave. We are near the corner Union Hall Street and Jamaica Avenue
  • SOUTHBOUND – Exit at Hillside Ave./Jamaica Ave., proceed to Jamaica Ave. left onto Jamaica Ave. We are located near the corner of Union Hall Street and Jamaica Avenue.

 

BY SUBWAY/TRAIN:

  • E or J/Z train to Jamaica Center, Parsons Blvd./Archer Ave., (last stop on these lines). Board front of train and exit station via furthermost left. Walk ½ a block North to Jamaica Ave. and 1 west on Jamaica Ave
  • F train to Parsons Blvd., Hillside Ave., walk approximately 3 blocks on Parsons Blvd. to Jamaica Ave., make a right on Jamaica Ave. We are 1 block from Parsons Blvd. & Jamaica Ave.

 

BY LIRR:
Long Island Railroad to Jamaica Station at Sutphin Blvd. and Archer Ave.

  • Walk 1 block North on Sutphin Blvd. to Jamaica Ave. and approximately five blocks east on Jamaica Ave.

OR

  • Take E or J/Z trains one stop to Jamaica Center, Parsons Blvd./Archer Ave. Board front of train and exit station via furthermost left. Walk 1/2 block North to Jamaica Ave. and 1 blocks west on Jamaica Ave.

 

BY BUS:
Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4, Q5, Q6, Q8, Q9, Q9A, Q21, Q24, Q25, Q31, Q34, Q36, Q41, Q42, Q43, Q44, Q54, Q56, Q65, Q83, Q84, Q85, Q110, Q111, Q112, Q113, N1, N2, N3, N6, N22, N22A, N24, N26, & X32.

 

PARKING (There are several parking garages in the area)

  • Central Parking 90-15 Parsons Blvd (90th Ave between Parsons Blvd & 160th St.)
  • Central Parking 89-35 162nd Street (162nd & 163rd St. between 89th & Jamaica Ave)
  • Central Parking 159-02 Jamaica Ave (160th St. between Archer & Jamaica Ave)
  • Metered parking is available on the side streets and is enforced until 7pm