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Directions to the Sacred Grounds

From the George Washington Bridge

Our Lady of the Roses

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From New Jersey, take the George Washington Bridge to the Harlem River Drive. (Look for signs to the Harlem River Drive on the right side as you cross the bridge).

Follow the Harlem River Drive to Exit 17 (on your right side) which will take you to the Robert F. Kennedy bridge.

Cross the Robert F. Kennedy bridge and look for the Grand Central Parkway East exit on your left side.

Take the Grand Central Parkway East towards LGA Airport.

On your right take Exit 9E, Whitestone Bridge / NY 25A East, Northern Blvd. 

Keep to the right and take Exit 25A, Northern Blvd. 

At the bottom of the exit ramp keep to the right. You will see signs for "the Queens Museum" and "Queens Theatre in the Park."  Keep to the right.

You will come to an intersection.  Turn right.










Citi Field will be directly to your left. Continue straight ahead for 1/4 mile. 



Continue under the overpass and go straight ahead a short distance and proceed half-way around the rotary. . . . 

Make a right turn and continue under the overpass to the stop sign. 

Arthur Ashe Stadium is on your left (home of the U.S. Open Tennis Games). Continue straight ahead 1/4 mile. 

You will pass the Queens Museum. Watch out for the speed bumps. Continue ahead under the final overpass.

At the stop sign turn left through the white pegs. 

Continue to the end of the roadway. The New York State Pavilion is directly in front of you. 

Continue ahead and make a right turn after the light post (on the island) and continue down the road to the Vatican Pavilion (see arrow).

The stone monument (the Excedra) marks the spot of the Vatican Pavilion site and where the Blessed Virgin Mary and Jesus Christ have appeared since 1975.

When you arrive, look for the St. Michael's World Apostolate banner and join us in prayer at Our Lady's sacred grounds.

See our Rosary Vigil and Sunday Holy Hour calendar for the dates and times when we are present at the sacred grounds.


Last update: Tuesday, May 26, 2009