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Directions to Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church
One Passaic Street
Ridgewood, New Jersey 07450

Our Lady of Mount Carmel is located in downtown Ridgewood, NJ. 

Written directions follow.  You may obtain door-to-door driving directions using the Google Map below

From Route 17: Take the Ridgewood Ave. exit. Continue on Ridgewood Ave. for approximately two miles into the center of Ridgewood.

From South Jersey, Pennsylvania and Maryland: Take N.J. Turnpike North to Exit 11 (Garden State Parkway). Stay on GSP to Exit 165 (Ridgewood exit). Coming off Exit 165 you'll be on Ridgewood Ave. going West. Stay on Ridgewood Ave. (over Route 17 and through town) for about 3 miles. ***

From Long Island and New York City: Take either George Washington Bridge or Lincoln Tunnel to New Jersey. From Lincoln Tunnel, take Route 3 to Route 17 North. (From George Washington Bridge take Route 4 to Route 17 North.) Stay on Route 17 about 3.5 miles to exit marked "Ridgewood Ave. - Ridgewood" (not Ridgewood Ave. - Oradell). You'll be on Ridgewood Ave., will cross over Route 17 and proceed about 2 miles through town. ***

From Upstate New York, Westchester and Connecticut: Take Tappan Zee Bridge and follow the signs for Garden State Parkway South which you will take to Exit 165 - Ridgewood. This will put you on Ridgewood Ave. going West. Stay on Ridgewood Ave. (over Route 17 and through town) for about 3 miles. *** (Alternately, if more convenient, you can get to New Jersey via the George Washington Bridge - if so, follow the directions in #3 above.) (If New York Thruway is more convenient, take it South to Exit 15 (Suffern) which will exit you on Route !7 South where you will proceed for about 12 miles. Exit at sign "RIdgewood Ave. - Ridgewood" (which comes immediately after exits marked "Paramus Road - Ridgewood" and "Linwood Ave. - Ridgewood." After exiting onto Ridgewood Ave. go West about 2 miles through town.)

*** On left will be a park one block long - at end of park turn left onto Oak St. (the Ridgewood Coffee Company is on the left corner), and make the next right onto Hudson St. The church will be right in front of you.

Metered parking: After you turn left onto Oak St., make the next left, and you will find parking around Van Neste Park OR... Make the next right and you will find a parking lot on the right OR...

On-street parking is also available on Hudson and Passaic streets (surrounding the church).
Monday through Saturday: 25 cents per hour. Sunday: free


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One Passaic St., Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Rectory / Parish Office

Mon.-Fri., 9 am to 4 pm

Phone: 201.444.2000 Ext. 200
Fax: 201.444.2002 Email
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