Driving directions:

Our Physics and Astronomy department is located in the David Rittenhouse Laboratory at the SE corner of 33rd and Walnut Streets.

From I-95 (going South), take exit 17 to I-676 West. Then exit to I-76 East (the sign says: ``I-76 East, Int'l Airport''). Take exit 39 from I-76 to "Market Street, 30 Street Station". Market is parallel to Walnut. Take 30th Street to Walnut and make a right. The most convenient parking lot is Lot number 5, located off 33rd street between Spruce/South Street and Walnut. Since 33rd is one way, proceed to 34th, turn left, left again on Spruce/South, and left again on 33rd. The entrance to Lot 5 is on the right, just beyond the football stadium. To reach the Penn Tower Hotel, continue on 34th street past South/Spruce. The hotel and its parking garage are on the left.

From I-95 (going North), take exit 11, (to 76 West and Central Philadelphia), which is shortly after the Philadelphia International Airport. After crossing the river on the Platt Bridge, turn left at the traffic lights, following the signs for 76 West, Central Philadelphia. Take exit 40 (South Street, which follows the University Avenue exit) from the left hand lane. Turn left at the top of the exit ramp onto South Street. Turn right on 33rd Street (the first possible right). The entrance to Parking lot 5 is on the right, after the football stadium. To reach the Penn Tower Hotel, continue on South/Spruce street and turn left on 34th. The hotel and its parking garage are on the left.

From NJ Turnpike (going South), take exit 6 to PA Turnpike, then take the first exit to Rt-13. Follow the signs for I-95 South. Once on I-95, use the directions in From I-95 (going South) .

From NJ Turnpike (going North), take exit 3 to Rt-168 North which will take you to I-295 South. Take exit 27 to Rt-76 North, over the Walt Whitman Bridge, to I-76 West. Take exit 40, and use the directions in From I-95 (going North) .


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