Directions:

Getting to the Metropolitan Building can be easy. Below we have directions for drivers coming from all areas, as well as subway directions. For more maps and to get door to door driving directions, click here.



From Connecticute and Upstate New York via the Triboro Bridge: Exit at the first exit over the bridge (Hoyt Ave.). Make a sharp right onto Astoria Blvd. Continue a short distance to 21st St. then make a left onto 21st St. continue down 21st St. until you reach 44th rd. make a right onto 44th Rd. Continue to the stop sign (1 block) and make a right on 11th street continue to 44-01 11th St.. The building is the dark red brick building on the corner.

From Brooklyn: Take BQE East and exit at Mcguinness/Humboldt down the short ramp. Make a left and go down McGuinness for a few blocks. McGuinness leads over the Pulaski Bridge directly onto 11th St. Continue on 11th St. for about six blocks to 44-01 11th St. The building is on your right.

From Eastern Long Island: Take LIE (495 West) to Vandam Street exit. Continue straight to the fork in the road (post with flashing light). Follow the center road (Borden Avenue) straight to Vernon Blvd. Turn right onto Vernon blvd. At fork bear left to remain on Vernon. Continue until you turn right onto 44th Avenue. Continue for about three blocks to 11th Street. The building is the dark red brick building on the corner.

From Manhattan via the Upper Level of the Queensboro/59th St. Bridge: Use the upper level and stay on your right. Take the first exit on your right. At the end of the ramp make a left on 21st St. go three blocks and make a right on 44th Rd. Go one block and make a right on 11th St.. The building is the dark red brick building on the corner.

From Manhattan by Subway: Take the Queens bound M or E train to 23rd St.-Ely Ave stop (the first stop in Queens.) Exit toward the rear of the train (21st exit). When you emerge from the subway walk straight ahead on 44th Dr. (one long block) until you reach 11th St. Turn right and walk two blocks north. The building is the dark red brick building on the right at 44-01 11th St.

Note: There is both a 44th Drive and a 44th Road and 44th Avenue. Donít get confused! The Metropolitan Building is on 11th Street at the corner of 44th Avenue.

 

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