Directions

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From Center City Philadelphia

Take Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) West to Exit 338 which is marked Green Lane. At the traffic light at the bottom of the exit, make a right. Cross bridge and at first light make a left. At the next light make a right on to Leverington Avenue. Proceed straight up very steep hill. Proceed through the light at the top of the hill (Ridge Avenue) until you reach the end of Leverington Avenue which will end at Henry Avenue. Make a left onto Henry Avenue; proceed 2-3 miles to the end of Henry Avenue which will be the intersection of RidgeAvenue/Henry Avenue and Cathedral Road. After passing the light before Cathedral Road (Port Royal Avenue), merge carefully to the far left lane. Andorra Shopping Center will be on your right. Turn left at Cathedral Road and proceed to the first driveway for the main reception area and visitor parking. Cathedral Village is behind St. Mary’s Church which shares the property.

 

From Philadelphia Airport

Exit airport and follow signs for I-76 West (the Schuylkill Expressway). You will go over the Henry Platt Bridge. Stay in left lane. At traffic light on far end of bridge, turn left onto I-76 West. Follow Center City directions above. Or – Exit airport and go South on I-95 to the entrance of I-476 North, clearly marked for Plymouth Meeting. Follow I-476 North to Exit 18-A. Follow Maryland/Delaware directions as outlined below.

 

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From Maryland/Delaware State, and Chester/Delaware Counties:

From Maryland and Delaware, go North on I-95 to Route I-476 North toward Plymouth Meeting (I-476 is also known as the Blue Route, Intercounty Expressway or Veterans Memorial Highway). Stay on I-476 to Exit 18-A only. This and other exits are marked Conshohocken but only 18-A will put you on Ridge Avenue headed southeast directly toward Cathedral Village. Including the first light at Chemical Road, there are 11 traffic lights between Exit 18-A and Cathedral Village.

Caution! If you miss Exit 18-A, continue to 18-B and at the end of the ramp turn right. You will be on Chemical Road; go immediately into the two far left lanes for a left turn on to Ridge Avenue – or – Exit 19 on to Germantown Avenue; stay in right lane and turn right on to Chemical Road which will bring you to Ridge Avenue.

 

From East and West on the Pennsylvania Turnpike: 

Exit Pennsylvania Turnpike at Exit #333 marked Norristown/Plymouth Meeting. After toll, take ramp on right to Germantown Avenue East (Route 422), headed toward Philadelphia (also Lafayette Hill/Chestnut Hill, etc.). Stay in the right lane and make a right at the first light, which is Chemical Road. Proceed straight until the fourth light at the intersection of Chemical Road and Ridge Pike/Avenue. There will be a car dealership on your left and four lanes of traffic. Stay in one of the two left lanes. Both left lanes turn left at this light onto Ridge Pike/Avenue. Follow Ridge Pike/Avenue to Cathedral Road. The 10th traffic light after the turn on to Ridge is the intersection of Cathedral Road/Ridge Avenue. Turn right on to Cathedral Road and proceed to the first driveway to enter Cathedral Village.

 

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From North on I-476 from the Poconos, Allentown, Quakertown and Lansdale

Travelers coming south on I-476 (formerly known as the Northeast Extension) should exit on to the PA Turnpike (I-276) West at Plymouth Meeting/Norristown. (Note: Eight miles after passing the Lansdale Exit, move to the right lane.) After merging on to the PA Turnpike, stay in the far right lane for ½ mile to the ramp for Exit 333 marked Norristown. Follow same directions for East/West Turnpike travelers.

 

From New York:

Take I-95 South (becomes New Jersey Turnpike). From New Jersey Turnpike, take Exit #6 to Pennsylvania Turnpike. Follow Pennsylvania Turnpike to Exit # 333 marked Norristown/Plymouth Meeting and follow PA Turnpike directions listed above.