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Hood Museum of Art
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755

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From the Boston area (about 2.5 hours)

Take I-93 north to I-89 north at Concord, NH. Get off I-89 at Exit 18 in Lebanon, NH, onto Rt. 120. Bear right off the exit, heading north into Hanover. After 4.1 miles Rt. 120 forks at a traffic light. Bear right at the fork, following Rt. 120 one-half mile on South Park Street to the second traffic light. Turn left at the light, onto East Wheelock Street. After two-tenths of a mile, you will come to the Hopkins Center for the Arts (left) and the Dartmouth Green (right). The Hood Museum of Art is set back from the street through the archway to the left.

From Burlington, VT (about 1.5 hours):

Take I-89 south to I-91 north in White River Junction, VT. See following directions.

From New York (about 5 hours), southern New England, and points south:

Take I-91 north to exit 13 at Norwich, VT. Bear right off the exit and cross the bridge. Continue up the hill (West Wheelock Street) to the traffic light in the center of town. Go straight through this intersection; the Green will be on your left, and on your right will be the Hanover Inn, the Hopkins Center, and the Hood Museum of Art (which is set back from the street).

Local Airports

Lebanon Municipal Airport, Lebanon, NH

Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, Manchester, NH


Metered public parking is available in front of the museum on both sides of Wheelock Street and behind the museum on Lebanon Street. An all-day public parking garage is also located on Lebanon Street. 

There is accessible parking on the south side of Wheelock Street, across from the Green. From there go under the Hood archway and immediately turn left and follow the ramp to the entrance of the museum.

Bus Parking

Parking for buses is located in the A Lot on East Wheelock Street. Once passengers have been dropped off at the museum entrance, continue driving east on Wheelock Street. Cross North Park Street (go straight through the traffic light). Drive just under .3 mile. A Lot will be on your left, marked by a small black-and-white sign. The bus may wait in the A Lot until it is time to pick up the students. The driver should stay with the bus.

Last Updated: 3/1/13