FROM ROUTE 287 (HEADING WEST): Follow signs for Route 87N and the Tappan Zee Bridge. Take Exit 9 for Route 9 Tarrytown (last exit before bridge - note that it is after Exit 1); turn left at traffic light. At the intersection of Route 9 (Broadway), turn right and proceed north for 1.9 miles through Tarrytown and into Sleepy Hollow. Immediately after passing Philipsburg Manor Historical Site on left, turn left at traffic light onto Pierson Ave. (toward Kingsland Point Park and the river). Turn right at stop sign (Bellwood Ave.) and go 3 blocks. Turn left at stop sign onto Palmer Ave. and go 2 blocks, following the curve to the right. The Writers’ Center is the Philipse Manor Railroad Station building on your left. Local Map
FROM ROUTE 287 (HEADING EAST): Cross Tappan Zee Bridge and take the first exit to Tarrytown. At traffic light, turn right onto Route 9 (Broadway) and follow directions starting from proceed north, as above.
FROM THE NORTH: South on Route 9 (Broadway), past Phelps Memorial Hospital in Sleepy Hollow. Right turn onto Bellwood Ave. (opposite Sleepy Hollow cemetery), into the Philipse Manor residential area. At first stop sign, make right onto Harwood Ave. Continue to end and turn left onto Riverside Drive. Keep to the right of the Do Not Enter sign - the Writers' Center is the Philipse Manor Railroad Station ahead on your right. Local Map
FROM NEW YORK CITY AND POINTS SOUTH: Take the Saw Mill River Parkway North to Route 119 West, Tarrytown. Turn right onto Route 119 and proceed west to Route 9 (Broadway). Turn right onto Route 9 and follow directions from proceed north, as above.
METRO-NORTH RAILROAD: From Grand Central Station, take the Hudson Line local to the Philipse Manor Station (the stop immediately north of Tarrytown). For up-to-date fare and schedule information, call 1-800-METRO-INFO or 212-532-4900, or visit the Metro North Website.
BEE-LINE BUS SERVICE: Visit the Bee-Line website for schedule & route information or call the BEE-LINE INFORMATION HOTLINE and one of their information agents will help you plan your trip, (914) 813-7777, and TDD (914) 813-7711 for the hearing impaired, 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. weekdays. Bee-Line information agents will tell you where the closest bus stop is and approximately what time the bus will arrive, as well as answer any question you may have regarding your trip. They will also mail you your own timetable if you request it.
that some HVWC events and workshops are held offsite.