FROM THE NORTH:
Take the Garden State Parkway South to exit 145. At the top of the exit ramp, bear left onto Route 280 West. Follow Route 280 West to exit 10 - Northfield Avenue.
* * At the end of the exit ramp there is a traffic light. At the light, turn right onto Northfield Avenue. At the next traffic light, turn left onto Main Street. Follow Main Street for one block. At the first traffic light, turn left onto Mt. Pleasant Avenue. The Library parking lot is 1/2 block up Mt. Pleasant Avenue on the left.
FROM THE SOUTH:
Take the Garden State Parkway North to exit 145. After the toll booth, bear left onto Route 280 West. Follow Route 280 West to exit 10 - Northfield Avenue. Follow directions above from * *.
FROM THE WEST:
Take Route 280 East to exit 9. There is a traffic light at the end of the exit ramp. At the traffic light, turn left onto Mt. Pleasant Avenue. Stay in the right lane and turn right on Gaston Street (the second street). The Library parking lot is on the left.
FROM THE NEWARK AIRPORT:
From the Airport exit, follow signs for Route 78 West. Take 78 West to the Garden State Parkway North. Follow the Parkway North to exit 145. From exit 145, take Route 280 West. Stay on Route 280 West to exit 10 (Northfield Ave.). Turn right onto Northfield Ave. at the traffic light at the end of the exit ramp. Make a left onto Main Street at the next light. Follow Main St. for one block to Mt. Pleasant Ave. (1st light). Turn left onto Mt. Pleasant Ave. The Library parking lot is 1/2 block up Mt. Pleasant on the left.
To enter the Library parking lot, drive past the Library building on Mt. Pleasant Ave. Turn left onto Gaston St., then left into the Library parking lot.
NJ TRANSIT TRAIN:
The Orange Railroad Station is approximately 6 blocks from the West Orange Public Library. From the train station, walk north to Main Street and turn left. Walk 6 blocks west on Main Street. Follow Main Street around St. Mark's Church (large 19th century brownstone) to the West Orange Municipal building. The Library is located just behind the Municipal Complex.
NJ TRANSIT BUSES:
#21 Main Street (West Orange, Orange, East Orange, Newark)
#71 Newark-West Caldwell #73 Livingston-Orange-Newark
Visit the NJ Transit Web Site for mass transit schedules and ticket information.