MASS TRANSIT Take subway to lower Manhattan, via the 1 train to South Ferry or the 4/5 train to Bowling Green or the R train to Whitehall.
Exit and walk south to blue neon Staten Island terminal to take FREE ferry. After landing in Staten Island take the S40 bus at
Gate D to travel along Richmond Terrace, less than a 10-minute ride. Let the bus driver know that you want to get off at Snug
Harbor. To download directions
From The Goethals Bridge: Take 278 East or take the Outerbridge Crossing to 440 North, following signs to the Verrazano
Bridge/278 East. Get off 278 East at the exit marked Richmond Road/Clove Road. (Do not take the Richmond Avenue exit).
Take the service road to the first light, make a left, and follow Clove Road to Richmond Terrace. Make a right on Richmond
Terrace and follow it until you come to Snug Harbor, which is on the right and marked by a black cast iron fence and
magnificent pillared buildings at Snug Harbor Road. Turn right and you will see the entrance gate on your left-hand side.
Follow the signs for parking.
From The Bayonne Bridge: Take the first exit (Richmond Terrace). Make a right at the top of the exit ramp onto Richmond
Terrace. The Terrace snakes around a bit, following the shore of the Kill Van Kull river. Go about 3 – 4 miles, you will see
Snug Harbor on the Right. It is just past the Getty gas station and a little restaurant on the left called Blue that opens soon.
FROM NEW JERSEY
FROM BROOKLYN, QUEENS & LONG ISLAND
Take the lower level of Verrazano Narrows Bridge; stay on the right, and exit at Bay Street. Take the Bay Street exit service
road to Bay Street. Make a left and follow Bay Street past the Staten Island Ferry Terminal, where Bay Street becomes
Richmond Terrace. Follow Richmond Terrace about one mile to Tysen Street. Make a left on Tysen Street, and then the next
right on Fillmore Street, and enter the parking lot immediately to the left of the gated entrance. Parking will be right after the
gate on the left-hand side.
Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to BQE West. Verrazano-Narrows Bridge to SI Expwy (I-278). Get off at Clove/Richmond Road exit
(#13). At third intersection, bear right onto Clove Road. Continue to Bement Ave. (will see a cemetery), turn right onto Bement.
Continue to Richmond Terrace. Make a right onto Richmond Terrace to Snug Harbor. Make a quick right at the Snug Harbor
sign and then a quick left through the brick gatehouse.