Hours of Operation

Monday through Thursday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Additional hours may be arranged, in advance, for specific circumstances.

The office is closed on federal holidays. Please contact the office directly for additional information.

Directions

Both the regional administrative office for the Metropolitan Region (fifth floor) and the Harry Van Ardsdale Jr. Center for Labor Studies (sixth floor) are located in Manhattan at 325 Hudson St. at the corner of Vandam and Hudson Streets. The entrance for 325 Hudson Street is on Vandam Street.

Bus (M20 or M21) | Subway (C, E or 1) | Taxi | FDR Drive | West Side Highway | Parking


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Bus (M20 or M21)

Visit the MTA for current schedules. A Manhattan bus route map is also available. Note: You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read PDF documents. If Acrobat Reader is not installed on your computer, you can download it for free from Adobe.

M20

  • From the north (7th Avenue/Varick Street): Exit at Vandam Street. Walk one block west to Hudson Street.
  • From the south (Hudson Street): Exit at Spring Street. Walk one block north to Vandam Street.

M21

  • From the east (crosstown bus): Exit at Houston and Hudson Streets. Walk three blocks south to Vandam Street.
  • From the west (crosstown bus):  Exit at Spring and Hudson Streets. Walk one block north to Vandam Street.

Subway (C, E or 1)

Visit the MTA for current schedules. A lower Manhattan subway line map is available. Note: You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read PDF documents. If Acrobat Reader is not installed on your computer, you can download it for free from Adobe.

C or E trains to Spring Street 

  • Exit on Spring Street and Avenue of the Americas. Walk two blocks west to Hudson Street and turn right.
  • Walk one block north to Vandam Street and turn left.

1 or 9 trains to Houston Street

  • Exit on the corner of King and Varick Streets. Walk two blocks south to Vandam Street and turn right.
  • Walk one block west to Hudson Street.

Taxi

  • Tell the driver, "325 Hudson, at Vandam Street." Vandam is about three blocks south of Houston (pronounced "how-ston"). The entrance is on Vandam Street.
  • A taxi from Penn Station or Grand Central Station will cost $8-$12.

From FDR Drive

  • Exit at Houston Street.
  • Drive west to Varick Street.
  • Head south on Vandam Street.
  • Drive west to Hudson Street.

From the West Side Highway

  • Exit at Spring Street.
  • Drive east to Hudson Street.
  • Head north to Vandam Street.

Parking

  • There is metered parking on Hudson Street.
  • Parking lots are located on Hudson Street (between Houston and Clarkson).