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 will be closed for winter holidays from Saturday, December 22, 2018 through Wednesday, January 2, 2019.
The Center’s building has an elevator, with a backup elector, which are both accessible from street level. Our galleries and studio space are wheelchair accessible with an ADA-compliant bathroom. Large type programs are available on request. Please call ahead if you have questions or special needs.
finding the Center
The Center for Book Arts is located on the 3rd Floor of 28 West 27th Street, between 6th Avenue and Broadway.
Broadway is east of 6th Avenue in this neighborhood.
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)
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 is closed to the public on these dates
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, January 14, 2018
Memorial Day Weekend
Saturday, May 26 to Monday, May 28, 2018
Fourth of July Weekend
Wednesday July 4, 2018
Labor Day Weekend
Saturday, September 1 to Monday, September 3, 2018
Thursday, November 22 to Sunday, November 25, 2018
2017-18 Winter Holiday
December 22 2018- January 2, 2019
The Center is open to the public but will not hold classes on these dates
Friday, March 30 – April 7, 2018
Sunday, September 9 to Tuesday September 11, 2018
Tuesday, September 18-19, 2018