November 27, 2014

Driving directions

From New York City (approximately 261 miles):
  • Take 95 North through Connecticut towards Providence, Rhode Island
  • Once through Providence, take Exit 19 to merge onto I-195 E / US-6 E towards E Providence/Cape Cod
  • Take Exit 22A and merge onto Route 25 E towards Cape Cod.
  • Follow 25 E highway across the Bourne Bridge.
  • At the bottom of the Bourne Bridge, take 2nd exit onto MA-28 S/MacArthur Blvd towards Falmouth/Woods/Hole/ Martha’s Vineyard (a gas station will be on your right as you turn onto MA-28 S
  • At the next rotary circle (approx 5 minutes), take 2nd exit and continue on 28 S towards Falmouth/Woods Hole
  • After approx 9 miles, Route 28 S becomes a two-way road
  • Go straight through set of lights (28 S becomes Palmer Ave); less than one mile, bear RIGHT after gas station onto Locust Street
  • Locust Street will turn into Woods Hole Road after a few minutes. It is now a 4-mile drive into Woods Hole.
  • As you enter the village of Woods Hole, bear right at the Bank of Woods Hole. Go over the drawbridge, and take a RIGHT onto MBL Street. The Swope Center is located directly in front of you – It is a two story cement building with very large tinted windows. The Housing and Conference Center is located on the first floor.It has a brick walkway leading up to Swope. This is where you’ll want to check in for your room, a place to park your vehicle, etc.
  • Just as an FYI, if you do plan on parking on the street for any length of time, you might want to consider pulling up to the nearest parking meter. The police are extremely vigilant in looking for parking offenders. Once you’re parked in one of our lots, you will be safe. Twenty-five cents = 15 minutes. The parking meter will take eight quarters at a time.

From T.F. Green Airport / Providence (approximately 75 miles):

  • Depart T.F. Green Airport, head northeast on T.F. Green Airport Connector Road
  • Turn right onto Coronado Road
  • Continue on Post road (about 2 minutes)
  • Take RI-37 W ramp to I-95 / I-295 / Providence / New York
  • Take exit 4B for I-95 N (towards Providence)
  • Take Exit 19 to merge onto I-195 E / US-6 E towards E Providence/Cape Cod
  • Take Exit 22A and merge onto Route 25 E towards Cape Cod
  • Follow 25 E highway across the Bourne Bridge
  • At the bottom of the Bourne Bridge, take 2nd exit onto MA-28 S/MacArthur Blvd towards Falmouth/Woods/Hole/ Martha’s Vineyard (a gas station will be on your right as you turn onto MA-28 S
  • At the next rotary circle (approx 5 minutes), take 2nd exit and continue on 28 S towards Falmouth/Woods Hole
  • After approx 9 miles, Route 28 S becomes a two-way road
  • Go straight through set of lights (28 S becomes Palmer Ave); less than one mile, bear RIGHT after gas station onto Locust Street
  • Locust Street will turn into Woods Hole Road after a few minutes. It is now a 4-mile drive into Woods Hole
  • As you enter the village of Woods Hole, bear right at the Bank of Woods Hole. Go over the drawbridge, and take a RIGHT onto MBL Street. The Swope Center is located directly in front of you – It is a two story cement building with very large tinted windows. The Housing and Conference Center is located on the first floor.It has a brick walkway leading up to Swope. This is where you’ll want to check in for your room, a place to park your vehicle, etc.
  • Just as an FYI, if you do plan on parking on the street for any length of time, you might want to consider pulling up to the nearest parking meter. The police are extremely vigilant in looking for parking offenders. Once you’re parked in one of our lots, you will be safe. Twenty-five cents = 15 minutes. The parking meter will take eight quarters at a time.

From Logan Airport (approximately 75 miles):

  • Take 90W/Ted Williams Tunnel/Mass Pike ramp towards Boston/I-93 S
  • Merge onto I-90 W
  • Take Exit 24-25 for I-93 towards South Boston (toll road)
  • Take Exit 24 on the LEFT for I-93 (partial toll road)
  • Keep LEFT at fork and merge onto I-93 S
  • Take Exit 7 towards Cape Cod
  • Merge onto MA-3 South
  • Continue onto MA-3 S
  • Continue on MA-3 S / US-44 E
  • Continue on MA-3 S
  • Go over Sagamore Bridge (which turns into US-6 S)
  • At bottom of Sagamore bridge, take first exit (1C) towards MA 6A / Sagamore
  • At end of ramp, take LEFT at traffic signal onto US-6 Bypass (do not go under bridge.)
  • After approx 4.4 miles, take 3rd exit off traffic circle onto MA-28 S/MacArthur Blvd towards Falmouth/Woods/Hole/ Martha’s Vineyard (a gas station will be on your right as you turn onto MA-28 S
  • At the next rotary circle (approx 5 minutes), take 2nd exit and continue on 28 S towards Falmouth/Woods Hole
  • After approx 9 miles, Route 28 becomes a two-way road
  • Go straight through set of lights (28 S becomes Palmer Ave); less than one mile, bear RIGHT after gas station onto Locust Street
  • Locust Street will turn into Woods Hole Road after a few minutes. It is now a 4-mile drive into Woods Hole.
  • As you enter the village of Woods Hole, bear right at the Bank of Woods Hole. Go over the drawbridge, and take a RIGHT onto MBL Street. The Swope Center is located directly in front of you – It is a two story cement building with very large tinted windows. The Housing and Conference Center is located on the first floor.It has a brick walkway leading up to Swope. This is where you’ll want to check in for your room, a place to park your vehicle, etc.
  • Just as an FYI, if you do plan on parking on the street for any length of time, you might want to consider pulling up to the nearest parking meter. The police are extremely vigilant in looking for parking offenders. Once you’re parked in one of our lots, you will be safe. Twenty-five cents = 15 minutes. The parking meter will take eight quarters at a time.

From Points in Western Massachusetts:

  • Take Massachusetts Turnpike to Exit 11A, Route 495 South
  • 495 S eventually becomes Route 25 E after approx 45 minutes. Follow 25 E highway across the Bourne Bridge.
  • At the bottom of the Bourne Bridge, take 2nd exit onto MA-28 S/MacArthur Blvd towards Falmouth/Woods/Hole/ Martha’s Vineyard (a gas station will be on your right as you turn onto MA-28 S
  • At the next rotary circle (approx 5 minutes), take 2nd exit and continue on 28 S towards Falmouth/Woods Hole
  • After approx 9 miles, Route 28 S becomes a two-way road
  • Go straight through set of lights (28 S becomes Palmer Ave); less than one mile, bear RIGHT after gas station onto Locust Street
  • Locust Street will turn into Woods Hole Road after a few minutes. It is now a 4-mile drive into Woods Hole.
  • As you enter the village of Woods Hole, bear right at the Bank of Woods Hole. Go over the drawbridge, and take a RIGHT onto MBL Street. The Swope Center is located directly in front of you – It is a two story cement building with very large tinted windows. The Housing and Conference Center is located on the first floor.It has a brick walkway leading up to Swope. This is where you’ll want to check in for your room, a place to park your vehicle, etc.
  • Just as an FYI, if you do plan on parking on the street for any length of time, you might want to consider pulling up to the nearest parking meter. The police are extremely vigilant in looking for parking offenders. Once you’re parked in one of our lots, you will be safe. Twenty-five cents = 15 minutes. The parking meter will take eight quarters at a time.