Directions to the Theater Center


From New York or New Haven:

Take I-95 North to Exit 75 (US-1 towards Waterford).  Follow about 4 miles passing a cemetery and the Waterford Post Office on your right.  Turn right at traffic light onto Avery Lane (Silva’s Package Store on corner).  At next traffic light, continue straight ahead onto Great Neck Road (Route 213).  Follow this about 3.5 miles to stop sign and turn right.  Proceed about 1/4 mile to next stop sign.  Entrance is on the right.


From Boston or Providence:

Take I-95 South towards New London.  When crossing Gold Star Bridge (Groton) get into right lane.  Get off at Exit 84S, highway turns into Eugene O’Neill Drive.  Follow through New London until it ends.  Turn left (Tilley Street), then right (Firehouse on the corner) onto Bank Street.  At approximately the fourth light, turn left onto Ocean Avenue.  Go down Ocean Avenue approximately 2 miles passing Lawrence & Memorial hospital on the left and Dunkin Donuts on right.  Turn right at traffic light onto Niles Hill Road (Route 213).  Take first left onto Great Neck Road (Route 213).  At stop sign, go straight onto the O’Neill grounds.


From Hartford and North:

Take I-84 East towards Boston to Exit 55 (CT-2 towards Norwich/New London).  Continue on Route 2 for approximately 24 miles.  Bear right on to Route 11 South.  Continue on Route 11 approximately 7 miles to Exit 4 (CT-82 towards Hadlyme/Salem).  Turn left on CT-82/E. Haddam Rd.  Follow 1.2 miles and turn right on CT-85 towards New London.  Follow CT-85 for 8.6 miles crossing under I-395 then turn right on to Cross Road.  Follow Cross Road to US-1/Boston Post Road and turn left.  Follow US-1/Boston Post Road approximately 1.5 miles then turn right at traffic light onto Avery Lane (Silva’s Package Store on corner).  At next traffic light, continue straight ahead onto Great Neck Road (Route 213).  Follow this about 3.5 miles to stop sign and turn right.  Proceed about 1/4 mile to next stop sign.  Entrance is on the right.

 

Directions to the Monte Cristo Cottage


From New York or New Haven:

Take I-95 North to Exit 83 (CT-32 towards Downtown New London).  Merge on to I-95 Frontage Rd. and continue straight on to Huntington Street.  Huntington Street turns slightly left and becomes Tiley Street.  Follow Tiley Street to Bank Street (Firehouse will be on the right hand side) and turn right.  Follow Bank Street to Howard Street and turn left.  (Jasmine Thai will be on the left).  Follow Howard Street .5 miles to the traffic circle.  Go right around the traffic circle taking the third exit (Shaw Street) towards Pfizer Pharmaceuticals.  Enter the next traffic circle and take the first exit right on to Pequot Ave.  Follow Pequot Ave. approximately .8 miles to the Monte Cristo Cottage on the right opposite the Thames River.  


From Boston or Providence:

Take I-95 South to Exit 84S (towards Downtown New London).  Merge on to Eugene O’Neill Drive.  Follow Eugene O’Neill Drive approximately 1.3 miles to Tiley Street and turn right.  Follow Tiley Street to Bank Street (Firehouse will be on the right hand side) and turn right.  Follow Bank Street to Howard Street and turn left.  (Jasmine Thai will be on the left).  Follow Howard Street .5 miles to the traffic circle.  Go right around the traffic circle taking the third exit (Shaw Street) towards Pfizer Pharmaceuticals. Enter the next traffic circle and take the first exit right on to Pequot Ave.  Follow Pequot Ave. approximately .8 miles to the Monte Cristo Cottage on the right opposite the Thames River.


From Hartford and North:

Take I-84 East towards Boston to Exit 55 (CT-2 towards Norwich/New London).  Continue on Route 2 for approximately 24 miles.  Bear right on to Route 11 South.  Continue on Route 11 approximately 7 miles to Exit 4 (CT-82 towards Hadlyme/Salem).  Turn left on CT-82/E. Haddam Rd.  Follow 1.2 miles and turn right on CT-85 towards New London.  Follow CT-85 for approximately 10.7 miles passing the Crystal Mall on the right and under I-95.  Turn right on to Jefferson Street and follow approximately 1 mile, passing New London High School on the right.  Turn right on to Coleman Street.  Follow Coleman Street to Bank Street/US-1 and turn left.  Follow Bank Street to Howard Street and turn right.  Follow Howard Street .5 miles to the traffic circle.  Go right around the traffic circle taking the third exit (Shaw Street) towards Pfizer Pharmaceuticals.  Enter the next traffic circle and take the first exit right on to Pequot Ave.  Follow Pequot Ave. approximately .8 miles to the Monte Cristo Cottage on the right opposite the Thames River.


From the O’Neill:

 Head straight out of the O’Neill Drive on Niles Hill Road/Route 213.  Turn Right on to Glenwood Ave. (Second right).  Follow Glenwood approximately 1 mile to Pequot Ave.  (You will cross Ocean Ave., Lower Blvd., and Montauk Ave.).  Turn left on Pequot Ave. and follow .8 miles.  The Monte Cristo Cottage will be on the left hand side.