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"Jacob's Pillow has an international reputation as being a venue where you can enjoy the best of contemporary dance companies. A one-word description of the bucolic space would be - accessible."
-The Troy Record

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Jacob's Pillow is located in the Berkshire Hills of Western Massachusetts in the town of Becket. The 163-acre National Historic Landmark is within easy driving distance of Boston, New York, Albany, Burlington and Hartford.

Physical Address:
358 George Carter Road
Becket, Massachusetts 01223

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GPS Coordinates: 42.264087,-73.117888

The Pillow provides free parking.

Driving Directions from:

Albany, NY: (approx 1 hour) Take I-90 East (this will become the Mass Turnpike) to Exit 2 (Lee, MA). Turn LEFT off the exit ramp onto Route 20 East. Continue to follow Route 20 (8.1 miles). Turn LEFT onto George Carter Road. Stay on George Carter Road; you will see parking signs on your right.

Boston: (approx 2 hours) Take I-90 West/ Mass Pike toward Albany to exit 2 (Lee, Ma). Turn LEFT off the exit ramp onto Route 20 East. Continue to follow Route 20(8.1 miles), Turn LEFT onto George Carter Road. Stay on George Carter Road; you will see parking signs on your right.

Burlington, VT: (approx 4 hours) Take I-89 South. Merge onto I-91 South toward Brattleboro. Continue to follow I-91 South to exit 14 (Mass Pike).  Take I-90 West toward Albany to exit 2 (Lee, MA). Turn LEFT off the exit ramp onto Route 20 East. Continue to follow Route 20(8.1 miles). Turn LEFT onto George Carter Road. Stay on George Carter Road; you will see parking signs on your right.

Hartford, CT: (approx 1.5 hours) Take I-91 North into Massachusetts to exit 14 (Mass Pike). Take I-90 West/ Mass Pike toward Albany to exit 2 (Lee, MA). Turn LEFT off the exit ramp onto Route 20 East. Continue to follow Route 20(8.1 miles). Turn LEFT onto George Carter Road. Stay on George Carter Road; you will see parking signs on your right.

New York City: (approx 3.5 hours) Take the Henry Hudson Parkway North (becomes Saw Mill River Parkway at the Bronx/Westchester border, 11.1 miles from West 72nd St.). Follow the Saw Mill River Parkway to its junction with I-684 North toward Brewster. Continue to follow I-684 North toward Brewster. Merge onto I-84 East via exit 9E toward Danbury. Continue to follow I 84 East. Merge onto CT-8 North via exit 20 on the LEFT toward Torrington. Continue to follow CT-8. Make a right onto Werden Rd. (immediately following the Otis Poultry Farm). Turn left onto Jacob's Ladder Road /US-20 and make an immediate right onto George Carter Road. Stay on George Carter Road; you will see parking signs on your right.

Bus Service:
Peter Pan / Bonanza - www.peterpanbus.com     
Phone: 800.343.9999
This line provides service from Boston, Hartford, New York City and Springfield and arrives in Lee, Massachusetts, which is 8 miles from Jacob's Pillow. 

Taxi Service:
A local taxi service between Lee and Jacob's Pillow can be arranged with:

Park Taxi, 413.243.0020
Abbott's Limousine and Livery Services, 413.243.1645

Train Service:
Three train stops are within 60 miles of Jacob's Pillow.

The Hudson, NY stop is 48.4 miles from Jacob's Pillow on the Amtrak line. Please review Amtrak's website for more information. www.amtrak.com

The Waterbury, CT stop is 54 miles from Jacob's Pillow on the New Haven line of the Metro-North Railroad. Please review MTA's website for more information. www.mta.info/mnr/

The Wassaic, NY stop is 55 miles from Jacob's Pillow on the Harlem line of the Metro-North Railroad. Please review MTA's website for more information. www.mta.info/mnr/

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