We recommended that you print and bring these entire directions for your first visit.
We are in the Upper West Side/Morningside Heights area of
If you're planning a visit, for your convenience, we recommend calling first for an appointment. Our hours are subject to change.
Handicap access is not possible for our usual office spaces, but meetings and volunteering can be arranged in advance for accessible parts of the building.
Once you're in the area, head one block east of Broadway on 105th Street. You'll see this tower on the northeast corner of 105th Street and Amsterdam Avenue.
Hearts & Minds rents space from this church. We consider them a very good landlord, though we are not affiliated with any religion
Continue about 50 feet east of Amsterdam Ave. We're on the second floor balcony (a lot bigger than the outside one in the photo on your right : ) of the West End Presbyterian Church parish house.
This is the entrance to the building >
When you arrive, please use the intercom phone on the right doorpost of the double glass doors. Dial the number for Hearts & Minds that's listed on the directory next to the phone. Let us know who you are, we'll buzz you in.
If the person who answers the intercom doesn't offer to tell you how to find our office in the building, please ask. If the intercom doesn't work, or If the big wooden doors are ever locked, please call 1-212-280-0333 and we'll come down to let you in. If that doesn't work, you can also call Bill on his cell: 917-428-1061.
by mode of transport:
From downtown or midtown
From uptown and the Bronx: In addition to the B and C trains, explained above, you could take the #1 train directly to 103rd Street. You could also take the # 2 or 3 train to 96th St. and Broadway and (important!) go to the uptown platform and transfer to the #1 local uptown train to 103rd Street as described above. Do not take the uptown #2 or 3 train past 96th Street.
The M60 starts at Laguardia Airport, goes through parts of northern Queens, crosses the Triboro RFK Bridge and then takes you all the way to nearby 106th and Broadway - all for a regular local city bus fare.
a Manhattan bus map.
When the map comes up on your screen, scroll down to see our neighborhood.
It's to the left of the northwest corner of Central Park.
When the map comes up on your screen, scroll down to see our neighborhood. It's to the left of the northwest corner of Central Park.
From the Triboro RFK Bridge or 125th Street, head west on 125th Street, turn downtown on Broadway. Turn left at 104th Street. At the next block, turn left on Amsterdam Avenue. We're jut east of the NE corner of Amsterdam and 105th Street.
From the Upper East Side, take 97th Street west across Central Park, turn right on Amsterdam Avenue (the third avenue after you exit the park) and 96th Street.
When you arrive, you may find parking
on the street. There are also several nearby parking garages. Before
you come you can do a google maps search for
parking garages West 105th Street New York NY.
Then click on "Search Maps" near the top of your computer screen.
For directions by helicopter :-) please call.
For your convenience, please call 1-212-280-0333 for an appointment before visiting. Thank you.
This web page and entire website © Copyright 1997 - 2016 by Hearts and Minds Network, Inc. Photos © 2012 by Bill Blackman. http://www.heartsandminds.org/where.htm - online May 17, 1999, latest text changes July 21, 2016