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Directions to Off-Campus Venues

Directions...

...to the Pitt-Johnstown Campus:

From Points North: Take Route 219 South to the Elton Exit (PA Route 756).  When exiting, proceed to the lane designated for “Theatre Drive” traffic.  Turn left at the traffic light at the end of the ramp and proceed to the right lane.  Turn right onto Theatre Drive and proceed to the middle lane.  Stay on Theatre Drive until you reach the traffic light at Schoolhouse Road and turn left onto Schoolhouse Road.  The entrance to Pitt-Johnstown is approximately 1/2 mile on the right.

Alternate Route from Points North:  Take Route 219 South to the Galleria Exit.  At the traffic light at the end of the exit ramp, turn left onto Galleria Drive.  Stay on Galleria Drive until you reach the traffic light at Sheetz (cross street is Oakridge Drive).  Go straight at this light (Galleria Drive becomes Industrial Park at this intersection).  At the end of Industrial Park Road, turn right onto Elton Road.  After less than 1/4 mile, turn left onto Vo-Tech Drive.  Proceed to the end of Vo-Tech Drive (cross street is Schoolhouse Road).  The Picking Drive entrance to Pitt-Johnstown will be directly in front of you.

From Points East, South or West: Take PA Turnpike to the Somerset Exit (#110; previously Exit #10).  Follow signs to Route 219 North.  Take Route 219 North to the Elton Exit (PA Route 756).  At the end of the exit ramp, turn right.  At the next light, turn right onto Theatre Drive and proceed to the center lane.  Stay on Theatre Drive until you reach the light at Schoolhouse Road and turn left onto Schoolhouse Road.  The entrance to Pitt-Johnstown is approximately 1/2 mile on the right.

Another Route From Points East or South: Take PA Turnpike to Exit #11 (Bedford).  Follow signs to Route 56 West.  Once on Rte 56 W, you will travel for approximately 30 miles.  As you pass through the community of Windber, you will ascend a hill.  About 3/4 up the hill, you will pass a traffic light at Terlyn Drive.  Get into the right lane and turn right onto Theatre Drive at the next traffic light.  Stay on Theatre Drive until you reach the first traffic light (Schoolhouse Road).  Turn right onto Schoolhouse Road.  The entrance to Pitt-Johnstown is approximately 1/2 mile on the right. 

...to the Bottle Works Ethnic Arts Center (411 Third Ave.; Phone: 536-5399)*
Take Route 56 West (The Johnstown Expressway) and follow Rte 56 through downtown Johnstown past the Inclined Plane, Point Stadium and Stone Bridge. Route 56 will turn into Broad Street in Cambria City (stay in the right lane). Take the second turn (right turn only) onto Third Avenue (at Immaculate Conception Church). Go one block. The Bottle Works is on the corner of Third Avenue and Chestnut Street.  www.bottlworks.org

...to Sherry Lynn's Ballroom Dancing Studio (646 Main Street; Phone: 536-8760)*
Take Route 56 West (The Johnstown Expressway) and follow Rte 56 to the Adams Street (Johnstown Business District) Exit.  At the traffic light, turn right onto Adams Street.  At the next intersection (Main Street), turn left.  The studio will be on the left-hand side. 

 

*Directions are from Richland Township.

Last Reviewed: April 7, 2008