Directions

The Museum is located at 338 Lighthouse Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306. The Museum’s hours are Wednesday through Sunday from 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Admission is $6 Adults, $4 Students and Seniors. Use can use the MTA’s TripPlanner to plan your visit to the museum by bus, subway, and train.

 

PARKING

The Museum is located in a residential neighborhood. Free, on-street parking is available in front of the Museum on Lighthouse Avenue on a very limited basis. If you are driving to the museum and want to be guaranteed a parking space, we recommend that you park at the bottom of Lighthouse Avenue (aka. Lighthouse Hill) and walk to the museum. Lighthouse Avenue has a steep incline, so if you are not in relatively good physical condition, please drive up the hill to the museum.

FROM THE STATEN ISLAND FERRY

Take the S74 bus from the terminal to Lighthouse Avenue and walk up the hill. The bus meets every ferry. Taxi service is available from the Staten Island Ferry (rates vary). Please note, the ferry ride takes approximately 25 minutes and the bus ride from the ferry to the museum takes between 35 – 45 minutes depending on traffic.

THE VERRAZANO NARROWS BRIDGE

Take the Staten Island Expressway to Exit 13B Richmond Road/Targee Street exit. Take that exit and proceed to the second traffic light and turn left on Richmond Road. Stay on Richmond Road for about 4 miles. Make a right on turn on Lighthouse Avenue. Bear right at the stop sign and continue up Lighthouse Avenue for 1/4 mile. The Museum will be on the right side of the road.

FROM THE OUTERBRIDGE CROSSING

Take the Korean War Veterans Parkway to the Richmond Avenue North exit. Turn right on to Arthur Kill Road. Stay on Arthur Kill Road and then make a right turn on to Richmond Road. Turn left on Lighthouse Avenue. Bear right at the stop sign and continue up Lighthouse Avenue for 1/4 mile. The Museum will be on the right side of the road.

FROM THE GOETHALS BRIDGE

From the Goethals Bridge, turn left to merge onto I-278 E. Partial toll road. Take exit 11 toward Bradley Ave and merge onto Gannon Ave S. Turn right onto Bradley Ave then right again onto onto Brielle Ave. Turn left onto Rockland Ave and then take the 1st right onto Meisner Ave. Meisner Ave turns slightly left and becomes Lighthouse Ave/Terrace Ct. Continue to follow Lighthouse Ave. The museum is on the left.