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Parking and Directions

Directions

First Presbyterian Church is located in Albany’s Washington Park/Center Square neighborhood at the corner of State and Willett on the northeast corner of Washington Park, one block above Lark Street. Our address is 362 State Street, Albany, NY 12210. 

Here are directions to First Pres:

From the South

Take the NYS Thruway, I-87, North to Exit 23, Albany. After tollbooths take I-787 North 1 mile to Exit 4, Downtown Albany. Follow the off ramp onto the service road. Stay on the service road until the first light and make a left under the highway. Just after the underpass is the next light, make another left onto Broadway. At the first light make a right onto Madison Ave, Route 20 West. Follow Madison Ave up the hill past the Empire State Plaza. Just past Dunkin Doughnuts make a right on to Willett St. The Church is three blocks down on the right at the corner of State and Willett.

From the North

Take the Northway, I-87, South to Exit 2, I-90 East. Follow I-90 East 4 miles to Exit 6, Arbor Hill. After exiting bear right to Route 9 South. At the end of the off ramp, go straight through the light onto Henry Johnson Blvd. Follow Henry Johnson Blvd for ½ mile to State Street and make a left. The Church is one block down on the Right at the corner of State and Willett.

From the East

Take the Mass pike, I-90, West to NYS Thruway Berkshire Spur, I-90 East, Exit 1-B. After the tollbooths you will still be on I-90, Follow I-90 West 14 miles to Exit 6, Arbor Hill. After exiting bear left to Route 9 South. At the end of the off ramp, go straight through the light onto Henry Johnson Blvd. Follow Henry Johnson Blvd for ½ mile to State Street and make a left. The Church is one block down on the Right at the corner of State and Willett.

From the West

Take the NYS Thruway, I-90, East to Exit 24, Albany. After tollbooths stay on I-90. Follow I-90 East 4 miles to Exit 6, Arbor Hill. After exiting bear Right to Route 9 South. At the end of the off ramp, go straight through the light onto Henry Johnson Blvd. Follow Henry Johnson Blvd for ½ mile to State Street and make a left. The Church is one block down on the Right at the corner of State and Willett.

Parking

Parking at First Pres

We have a parking lot (off State St.) dedicated to visitors and those with physical needs during services. A CDTA Star bus also stops in front of a ramp accessible from the sidewalk on Willett Street.

Additional Parking Options 

Parking can also be found in the park close to the church or on several streets nearby: State Street, Willett Street, Northern Boulevard, Lark Street, and Washington Avenue. Free parking is also available on Sundays at a nearby commercial parking lot with its entrance on Washington Avenue next to Mamoun’s restaurant.

For more detailed directions or assistance, feel free to contact us:

First Presbyterian Church of Albany
(518) 449-7332 
info@firstpresalbany.org