Driving Directions

From the west (NYC via I-84, Danbury, etc.): Take I-84 east to exit 48, Capitol Avenue. At the traffic light at the end of the exit ramp turn left. Go to the first traffic light (at Washington Street) and turn right (at statue of Lafayette on horse - stay towards the left). Proceed straight ahead on Washington Street. Make a right turn onto Allen Place. The Hillel House is at 121 Allen Place. It is a cedar and limestone building on the left side of the street. Park on Allen Place or in the parking lot next to the Hillel building. You enter the parking lot next to 115 Allen Place, a red Victorian building.

From the east (Boston, etc.): Take I-84 west and keep to the right once you reach Hartford and travel through a short tunnel. After tunnel take exit 48, Asylum Avenue. At the end of the exit, turn left onto Asylum Street. Staying in the righthand lane, follow the roadway to the right, hugging Bushnell Park. Bear right through the brownstone arch onto Trinity Street. Staying in the left lane, go to the second stoplight. The Bushnell Memorial Hall will be on your left, the State Capitol on your right. Turn left past the statue of Lafayette on horseback onto Washington Street. Proceed on Washington Street past the intersection at Park Road - several lights. Make a right turn onto Allen Place. The Hillel House is at 121 Allen Place. It is a cedar and limestone building on the left side of the street. Park on Allen Place or in the parking lot next to the Hillel building. You enter the parking lot through the double driveway next to the neighboring red Victorian house on Allen Place.

From the south (New Haven, New York, etc.): Take I-91 north to I-84 west, then follow the directions "From the east."

From the north (Springfield, Bradley Airport, etc.): Take I-91 south to I-84 west, then follow the directions "From the east."

When leaving campus:

To get back to both I-84 and I-91, take Summit Street to New Britain Avenue, turning left on New Britain Avenue and then left onto Washington Street. When you reach the intersection with Capitol Avenue (Lafayette's horse will be on your left, the Capitol will be straight ahead), turn left, following the signs for I-84. Staying in the right lane, follow Capitol Ave. The entrance ramp for I-84 west is on the right. Proceed a little further and turn right onto Broad Street to reach the entrance ramp for I-84 east, which leads to I-91 north and south.