Directions to  MISTRA,         11 Fairview Place - Ossining, NY - 914-945-0674


By Car

From Manhattan:



Henry Hudson Parkway North becomes Saw Mill River Parkway.

Exit onto Taconic State Parkway.

Take 1st Exit (almost immediately after ramp onto Taconic State Parkway) US 117 – Pleasantville

            At foot of ramp, turn Left onto US 117 West, toward Tarrytown and Ossining –about 2 miles.

Exit Right onto US 9 North toward Ossining – about 2 miles.

Pass Sleepy Hollow Country Club, then Scarborough Presbyterian Church on Right.



***      At Arcadian Shopping Center on Left, turn Left at light onto Rockledge Avenue – 0.3 miles

Rockledge Avenue becomes Spring Street after 2nd Stop Sign (and blinking red light) at Liberty St.

Park on first block of Spring Street.

Walk to next corner, Fairview Place, turn Right, follow road up the hill to the right.

#11 Fairview Place is the first house on the Left at the top of the hill – the only stone house on the street.



From Upstate New York



Take the Taconic State Parkway South to Ossining, NY.

Exit right onto US 133 South toward Ossining.  After about 4 miles, US 133 will Dead-end into US 9.

Turn Left onto US 9 South (South Highland Avenue)– 1 mile to Arcadian Shopping Center.

Follow instructions from *** above.



From West of the Hudson:


New York State Thruway South across the Tappan Zee Bridge.

Take 1st Exit after toll –Tarrytown (US 9).

Turn Right at foot of ramp onto US 9 North – 5.9 miles to Arcadian Shopping Center.

Follow instructions from *** above.



From Coastal Connecticut:


Merritt Parkway West to Cross Westchester Expressway West to NY State Thruway West.

Take Exit 9 – Tarrytown (US 9) – 0.2 miles.

Turn Left on White Plains Road – 0.3 miles.

Turn Right onto US 9 North – 5.7 miles to Arcadian Shopping Center.

Follow instructions from *** above.


By Train

For train schedules, go to

Take Metro North Railroad from Grand Central Station (42nd & Lexington), 125th St. Station, or Marble Hill Station (225th and Broadway). Take the Hudson Line, destination Croton-on-Hudson or Poughkeepsie. Get off at Scarborough (2 stops after Tarrytown, about 45minutes on an express and one hour on a local from Grand Central. Call from the station or take a pleasant (but uphill) 20-minute walk. Walk away from the river out of the parking lot and turn left on the street. Follow it up the hill to the ‘T’ intersection with Revolutionary Road. Go left on Revolutionary Road one block, to the corner of Rockledge Ave. (the corner with the Jug Tavern of Sparta). Turn left on Rockledge and follow it around, past Dudley’s (the former speakeasy with the purple façade) and through the intersection with the blinking lights. The first cross street to the right after the blinking lights is Fairview Place; follow it up the hill to MISTRA.


Not all trains stop at Scarborough; if you get one to Ossining, call and we’ll pick you up there.


If you’re coming from south of New York via Amtrak, you can get on an Amtrak train at Penn Station that will take you to Croton-on-Hudson, about 8 miles north of us. This will either be the Albany train, or one to Toronto or Montréal.