VAN VLECK HOUSE AND GARDENS
Driving directions to:
Montclair, New Jersey 07042
From the Garden State Parkway North, Exit 148, Bloomfield
Ave. Stay in left lane of exit ramp through the first
traffic light, take jug-handle under Garden State Parkway back
to Bloomfield Ave. – turn right (west) at light. Proceed on
Bloomfield Ave. for 2.5 miles through Bloomfield, Glen Ridge,
and Montclair town centers. Turn right at North Mountain Ave.
(Montclair Art Museum on left). Proceed through one traffic
light (Claremont Ave.) and take the next left onto Van Vleck St.
– Van Vleck House & Gardens is on the left.
From the Garden State Parkway South, Exit 148, Bloomfield
Ave. Follow service road through one stop sign and two traffic
lights (paralleling Garden State Parkway) to Bloomfield Ave.
Turn right (west) at third light onto Bloomfield Ave. Proceed as
From Route 280, Exit 8B, Prospect Ave. Proceed north 2
miles to Bloomfield Ave. Turn right onto Bloomfield Ave. and
proceed 0.5 miles to third traffic light (Montclair Art Museum
on right). Turn left onto North Mountain Ave. Proceed through
one traffic light (Claremont Ave.) and take the next left onto
Van Vleck St. – Van Vleck House & Gardens is on the left.
From New York City, take Lincoln Tunnel to Route 3 West.
Exit at Grove St., Montclair. Turn left at top of exit ramp onto
Grove St. and proceed 3.9 miles to Claremont Ave. Turn right
onto Claremont Ave. and proceed 0.9 miles to the fifth traffic
light. Turn right onto North Mountain Ave. Take the next left
onto Van Vleck St. – Van Vleck House & Gardens is on the left.
From New York City by bus, from Port Authority Bus
Terminal take DeCamp Bus Lines #33 getting off at North Mountain
Ave., Montclair. Walk north on North Mountain Ave. about 1/3
mile to Van Vleck St. and turn left. Van Vleck House & Gardens
is on the left.
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