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Address and Travel Directions

Address


YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
15 West 16th Street
New York, NY 10011-6301

The Center for Jewish History is located between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue (Avenue of the Americas). Nearby subway stops include:

  • Union Square (L, N, Q, R, W, 4, 5, 6)
  • 14th Street and 6th Avenue (F, L, V, PATH)
  • 18th Street and 7th Avenue (1)
  • 14th Street and 7th Avenue (1, 2, 3, L)
  • 14th Street and 8th Avenue (A, C, E, L)

The Center can also be reached by bus on the M2, M3, M5, M6, M7 and M14 lines.

Phone/Fax/Email


General information number: (212) 246-6080
Fax: (212) 292-1892
Email: yivomail@yivo.cjh.org

Parking


The Center has arranged discounted parking rates for visitors at two parking garages:

  • Creative Parking
    16 West 16th Street (Entrances on 16th & 15th Streets)
    $15.00 tax included (5-hour maximum)
  • Universal Parking
    55 West 14th Street (Entrances on 14th & 15th Streets)
    $13.00 tax included (5-hour maximum)

Visitors must have their parking tickets validated by the 16th Street security desk at the Center.

Parking On The Street

Overnight free parking is available on 16th and 17th Streets subject to parking regulations between 6 pm and 7 am but not allowed during the day. Metered parking can be found on 5th Avenue and on 6th Avenue (Avenue of the Americas). Parking is free on Sundays.