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Directions to the Sacred Grounds

From all points west of New York City

Our Lady of the Roses

Bus or Car
(Buses and commercial
vehicles not permitted on parkways)


Take Interstate 80 East to the George Washington Bridge (toll bridge).

After crossing the bridge using either the upper or lower level, follow signs for I-95 North, Cross Bronx Expressway.

Proceed on I-95 North, Cross Bronx Expressway to Exit 6A, Whitestone Bridge/I-678 South. 

After crossing the Whitestone bridge (toll bridge) bear to the right and continue ahead.

Take Exit 13, "Grand Central Parkway/ LaGuardia Airport/ Robert F. Kennedy Bridge" (formerly named Triboro bridge) keeping to the far right.

Take Exit 13D.

Proceed through the first set of traffic lights. . . .

Then take a right turn at the World's Fair Marina / Citi Field sign.


Take the first left under the sign staging posts and proceed under the elevated roads to the intersection.


Citi Field is directly in front of you (to your left). Make a right turn at the intersection and proceed ahead 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. 

Continue under the overpass.

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

Continue under another 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. 

Make a right turn 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