From the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
Westbound on the Staten Island Expressway (I-278) take the Victory Boulevard Exit (#10). At Victory Boulevard, turn left and continue under the Expressway. Turn left into the campus at the first traffic light.
From the Goethals Bridge
Eastbound on the Staten Island Expressway (I-278), take the Victory Boulevard Exit (#8) and turn left onto Victory Boulevard. At the first traffic light turn right to enter the campus.
From the Outerbridge Crossing
Take the Westshore Expressway to the Staten Island Expressway (I-278) east towards the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. On the Staten Island Expressway (I-278) east, take the Victory Boulevard Exit (#8) and turn left onto Victory Boulevard. At the first traffic light turn right to enter the campus.
Take Victory Boulevard to the main entrance; or Forest Hill Road for the back entrance to the campus, just south of the Institute for Basic Research. Please be aware that the Forest Hill gate closes at 5:30pm on weekends and 11:00pm on weeknights. Use the main gate on Victory Blvd. for weekend evening presentations.
Parking & Drop Off
Use parking lots 1 or 2. The Center for the Arts (Building 1P) is located between lots 1 and 2 at the east end of the Great Lawn. Look for the building with the green roof, two flag poles, and a fountain in front with a “Center for the Arts” sign over the front door. Road signs for the CSI Center for the Arts lead to a circular driveway to our main entrance. Parking is not permitted in front of the building. Click here to the campus map.
Disabled Access Parking
Parking lots 1 and 2 each have designated disabled access parking spaces. There is also a disabled access parking area immediately adjacent to the CFA Building (1P); however, space is limited. Please call the Box Office at 718.982.ARTS (2787) in advance and plan to arrive early.