ASTORIA NEIGHBORHOOD ATTRACTIONS GUIDE & MAP
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ATTRACTIONS. Click these links to view related info about attractions which are listed in alphabetical order: 1) Astoria Park, 2) Athens Square Park, 3) Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden, 4) Build It Green, 5) Good Shepherd Methodist Church, 6) Greater Astoria Historical Society, 7) Kaufman Studios, 8) Museum Of The Moving Image, 9) Socrates Sculpture Park [technically in LIC], 10) Steinway Mansion and 11) Waltz-Astoria or click this link to see Astoria Neighborhood Attractions thus far covered on this site. Click the Queens Events button located along the top button bar to see what events are currently happening in the neighborhood.
SHOPS. Click this link for an Astoria Shopping Guide & Map, or click this link to go to the Astoria Shopping section for shopping / local economy coverage on this site, or click this link to view Astoria Shopping Announcements & Special Offers.
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TRANSPORTATION. 1) From NYC and Brooklyn. From Brooklyn, take the G subway to Long Island City / Court Square where you transfer to the #7 line and go one stop to Queensboro Plaza. Then transfer onto either the N or W going to Astoria / Ditmars Blvd. From NYC take the N or W subway lines, where it takes only ten minutes from Lexington / 59th. Click this link to directly to MTA subway maps or the MTA bus maps [FYI - slow loading pdf]. 2) From Queens. From Sunnyside take the #104 bus from 48th Street and Queens Blvd to travel along Broadway in Astoria. From Woodside take the #18 bus from 61st Street and Woodside Ave to go along 30th Avenue in Astoria. From Flushing - Take #7 subway to 74th St / Broadway and transfer to the V or R and get off at Steinway St. From Jamaica take the E or F going into NYC and transfer at Jackson Hts / Roosevelt Ave to the V or R and get off at Steinway St. 3) From LI: Take the LIRR to either the Jamaica or preferably the Woodside Station. From the Jamaica Station take the E to 74th St / Broadway and transfer to the V or R going into NYC. Exit at the Steinway St exit. From Woodside, take the #7 train to Queensboro Plaza and transfer to the N or W going to Astoria / Ditmars Blvd. 4) By CAR. From the BQE take Exit 40 [30th Avenue] or Exit 41 [Astoria Blvd], just prior / after the RFK Bridge [they renamed the Triborough Bridge]. Click this link for more detailed info on the Brooklyn Queens Expressway exits.
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