Directions

Our address is 114 Central Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14853. We are located at the intersection of Central Avenue and University Avenue on the Cornell campus.

Driving

From Route 79, turn on Stewart Avenue. Turn right at University Avenue and go up the hill to the Museum. Turn right into the metered parking lot.

Plan your visit to Cornell for complete directions on getting to campus, or find directions using the street address "114 Central Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14853" on Google Maps.

Local Bus

Ithaca's TCAT bus service stops at Milstein Hall and Goldwin Smith Hall, short walks from the Museum. Visit the TCAT website for up-to-date information and schedules.

By Foot

The Museum is located on the top of Libe Slope, across the Arts Quad. Click here for campus maps.

Parking

The metered lot next to the Museum is for our visitors only. On Tuesdays–Sundays from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM, all visitors parking in the metered Museum lot MUST register at either Museum desk (through the main entrance or the wing) and sign out when they leave. There is a three-hour limit.

ParkMobile

We're on Parkmobile! Our lot is Zone 4113. Click here for more about short-term campus parking options. 

Otherwise our meters only take quarters ($0.25 per 10 minutes). Our receptionists can make change for you!

For Museum events after 5:00 PM and on Saturdays and Sundays, the metered Museum lot is free (but you MUST register). Visitors can also park at any Cornell parking garage. All parking on campus is permit restricted. Please observe all posted signs carefully when parking. 

Visitor permits and campus information are available at the Cornell parking booths located near the main campus entrances. 

For maps covering where to park on campus, click here.