about The Center for Book Arts

location & hours

The Center is open to the public Monday through Friday, 11am to 6pm, and Saturday 10 am to 5 pm. Class hours vary according to the course schedule. The Center is closed on Sundays.

Admission is free.

The Center for Book Arts
28 West 27th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, New York 10001
(212) 481-0295

finding the Center
The Center for Book Arts is located on the 3rd Floor of 28 West 27th Street, between 6th and Broadway. (Broadway is east of 6th Avenue in this neighborhood.)

by subway
N or R train to 28th Street and Broadway
F train to 23rd Street and 6th Avenue
6 train to 28th and Lexington Avenue
1 train to 28th Street and 7th Avenue
B, D, Q and F trains to 34th and 6th Avenue (Herald Square)
2, 3 to 34th Street (Penn Station)

by bus
M1, M2, M3, M5, M6, M7, M10 buses
crosstown buses M23 & M34

from outside the city
PATH trains to 33rd Street and 6th Avenue
Amtrak and NJT to Penn Station (34th Street and 7th Avenue)
MetroNorth trains to Grand Central Station, then the downtown 6 subway to 28th Street and Lexington Avenue

parking lot locations
29 West 28th Street, between Broadway and 6th Avenue. Enter on 28th Street or Broadway
6th Avenue between 29th and 30th Streets
101 West 23rd Street, near 6th Avenue
1251 Broadway, near 31st Street
39 West 23rd Street, between 5th and 6th Avenues

The Center will be closed to the public on the following dates:
Saturday, December 21, 2013 to Sunday, January 5, 2014 - Winter Holiday
Monday, January 20, 2014 - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Open on Saturday, January 18)
Monday, February 17, 2014 - Presidents Day (Open on Saturday, February 15)
Saturday, May 24 to Monday, May 26, 2014 - Memorial Day weekend
Friday, July 4, 2014 - Independence Day
Saturday, August 30 to Monday, September 1, 2014 - Labor Day weekend
Monday, October 13, 2014 - Columbus Day (Open Saturday, October 11)
Thursday, November 27 to Sunday, November 30, 2014 - Thanksgiving Holiday
Late December 2014 - Early January 2015 - Winter Holiday (dates TBD)

The Center will be open to the public but not hold classes on these dates:
September 24-26, 2014 - Rosh Hashanah
October 3-4, 2014 - Yom Kippur