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Visiting Poets House

Poets House is free and open to the public. All are welcome.

 

Location


10 River Terrace (at Murray Street)
New York, NY 10282

212-431-7920
212-431-8131 (fax)
info@poetshouse.org

See our Contact Us page for more.

 

Hours


Library & Reading Room Hours:
Tuesday–Friday, 11:00am–7:00pm; Saturday, 11:00am–6:00pm

Children’s Room Hours:
Thursday–Saturday, 11:00am–5:00pm

 

Directions


By Subway: Take the 1, 2, 3, A or C to Chambers Street Station. Walk west along Chambers Street all the way to the end (Rockefeller Park, along the Hudson River). Turn left and walk along River Terrace for two blocks. Poets House is at the southeast corner of Murray Street and River Terrace.

By Bus: The M22 runs along Chambers Street between the Lower East Side and North End Avenue. The M20 travels from the Upper West Side and the southern tip of Battery Park City to North End Ave.

The Downtown Connection, a free Lower Manhattan shuttle bus, travels to North End Avenue from South Street Seaport, and from Broadway along Murray Street.

By Ferry: Monday through Friday, ferry riders from New Jersey can travel via NY Waterway and disembark at the Port Authority Ferry Terminal at Brookfield Place (World Financial Center), then walk north to River Terrace.

 

The Neighborhood


Explore Battery Park City and find out what the neighborhood has to offer.

 

Parking


Because parking can sometimes be difficult in the area, Poets House has partnered with Parking Panda to allow visitors to purchase guaranteed parking nearby. See real-time parking availability and pricing at several locations within walking distance of Poets House.

Exclusive offer for first-time users: Enter promo code POETSHOUSE15 at checkout for 15% off your reservation!

 

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