Plan a Visit

If you are in the New York area, please schedule an appointment by calling 718-599-2559 or by emailing stephen(at)srithreads(dot)com

We are located at;
18 Eckford Street, #8
Brooklyn, NY 11222
t. 718-599-2559
For a map of where we are in Brooklyn, clickhere.

Please note: we ask that no photographs are taken during your visit.  Thank you for your understanding.

Here are local directions:

BY SUBWAY

From Manhattan
TAKING THE L TRAIN* to the BEDFORD AVENUE STOP, FIRST STOP IN BROOKLYN
WEEKDAYS: approx. 12 minute walk

-board the front of the L train
-take the train to the first stop in Brooklyn, Bedford Avenue
-ascend the stairs closest to the front of the train and you'll arrive at Driggs and North Seventh
-walk in the direction of Joe's Busy Corner, NOT Acqua Santa: you want the numbered streets to become larger, not smaller
-continue up Driggs. You'll pass a Russian church and a park
-continue on Driggs to Manhattan Avenue
-take a right on Manhattan Avenue two blocks
-you'll see Eckford Street intersecting Manhattan on an angle
-take a left. We are  right there: 18 Eckford Street #8 which has a black door. (we are to the left of a large construction site, an empty lot)
-Press Buzzer #8
-Once you are buzzed in, you will walk through to the very back of the courtyard, you'll take a left into to building, and up one flight

*You can also take the L train one stop past Bedford Avenue to Lorimer/Metropolitan and transfer to the G train in the direction of Queens/Court Square. The G is a shorter walk to Sri than the L

BY SUBWAY

From Manhattan
TAKING THE G* TRAIN to the NASSAU AVENUE STOP
FROM MANHATTAN YOU CAN ACCESS THE G TRAIN VIA THE 7, E OR THE M TRAINS
approximately 5-7 minute walk from the Nassau Avenue stop to Sri

-exit the train at Nassau Avenue
-walk on Manhattan Avenue in the direction of a Japanese restaurant, Sapporo Haru
-continue on Manhattan past Driggs Street and Engert Avenue.
-Eckford Street intersects Manhattan Avenue at an angle; you'll see a sign for it
-take a direct left: our place, 18 Eckford has a black door. (we are to the left of a large construction site, an empty lot)
-Press buzzer # 8
-Once you are buzzed in, you will walk through to the very back of the courtyard, you'll take a left into to building, and up one flight

*from Manhattan you can take the E or the M trains and change to the G at the first stop in Queens: 23rd Stree/Ely Avenue Court Square stop. As this is the first stop for the G train, any train will go in the direction of Sri.

*from Manhattan you can take the #7 train to the third stop in Queens, Court Square and change there for the G train.  As this is the first stop for the G train, any train will go in the direction of Sri.


DRIVING from MANHATTAN
Yellow cabs may have trouble with directions. It may be easier to take a car service such as Lyft or Uber.

Via Williamsburg Bridge with normal traffic, from the Manhattan side of the bridge to Sri about a 15 minutes drive

-Cross the Bridge and continue on to the BQE, taking the first exit off: McGuinness/Humboldt
-Take the left fork on the exit, continuing left onto McGuinness Blvd.
-Get in the left lane of McGuinness Blvd. and continue just a few blocks.
-You will pass, Bayard St., Newton St., Engert St., Broome Street: after Broome is Driggs Avenue
-Turn left onto Driggs Avenue, there is a light there
-Go down one block past Graham Avenue to Eckford Street. Take a left (it doesn't look like you can take a left, but you can)
-Continue on Eckford.We are  one-half block past the stop sign at Eckford and Engert.
-You'll see a building, number 18 Eckford which has a black door. (we are to the left of a large construction site, an empty lot)
-Press buzzer # 8
-Once you are buzzed in, you will walk through to the very back of the courtyard, you'll take a left into to building, and up one flight

Via 59th Street Bridge: with normal traffic from the Manhattan side of  bridge to Sri about 15 minutes
-Cross the 59th Street Bridge, upper level, right lane
-upon exiting the bridge, take the right exit to 21st Street
-at the light at the end of the off ramp, turn left onto 21st Street
-continue on 21st Street just past the Post Office (right hand side)and PS1 (left hand side), turning right on Jackson Avenue
-go on Jackson Avenue to the Pulaski Bridge
-cross the Pulaski Bridge and continue on McGuinness Blvd.
-continue on McGuinness for about a dozen blocks: you'll then see crosstreets: Meserole, Norman, Nassau: note: you'll want to turn right just after Nassau Avenue.
-take a right 1/2 block after Nassau Avenue (the road forks to the right) to the stop sign on Driggs Avenue
-take a right on Driggs Avenue one block to Eckford Street
-turn left on Eckford to the stop sign: note: it looks as if you cannot take a left here but you can. BE CAREFUL and make a wide turn
-continue on Eckford one-half block after the stop sign. We are at 18 Eckford Street #8 which has a black door. (we are to the left of a large construction site, an empty lot)