Directions

Directions to Tubman Garret Riverfront Park (start\finish)

Wilmington, Delaware is located midway between New York City & Washington, DC – 100 miles each direction and only 35 minutes from Center City Philadelphia and 60 minutes from Downtown Baltimore.

Local Access:

Dart’s City of Wilmington Circuit Route 32 – Wilmington Trolley

Rail access:

All north/south Amtrak trains stop at Wilmington Station, more than 55 trains a day.
SEPTA commuter trains stop on their trips from Philadelphia, PA to Newark, DE.

Air access:

Philadelphia International Airport (30 minutes by car)
New Castle County Airport (10 minutes by car)

Driving Directions from New York/New Jersey

Take the New Jersey Turnpike South to the Delaware Memorial Bridge. Follow the signs that read South to I-95 & Wilmington/Baltimore. Take I-95 North (not I-495) to Wilmington. Use Exit 6 (Maryland Avenue/MLK Boulevard) and turn right onto Maryland Avenue off the exit ramp. Follow Maryland Avenue to MLK Boulevard, turning right onto MLK. Access to Tubman Park is via S. Market Street or S. French Street (off MLK Blvd) and Rosa Parks Drive.

Driving Directions from Pennsylvania (Philadelphia)

Take I-95 South to Exit 6 in Wilmington, Delaware (Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.). Turn left at the 4th traffic light onto MLK Blvd. Access to Tubman Park is via S. Market Street or S. French Street (off MLK Blvd) and Rosa Parks Drive.

Driving Directions from Maryland (Baltimore & DC)

Take I-95 North into Delaware. Stay towards the left, following the I-95 (not I-295 or I-495) instructions to downtown Wilmington Use Exit 6 (Maryland Avenue/MLK Boulevard) and turn right onto Maryland Avenue off the exit ramp. Follow Maryland Avenue to MLK Boulevard, turning right onto MLK. Access to Tubman Park is via S. Market Street or S. French Street (off MLK Blvd) and Rosa Parks Drive.

Driving Directions from Concord Pike (West Chester) to Downtown Wilmington

Take Concord Pike South towards downtown Wilmington. Take I-95 South to Exit 6 in Wilmington, Delaware (Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.). Turn left at the 4th traffic light onto MLK Blvd. Access to Tubman Park is via S. Market Street or S. French Street (off MLK Blvd) and Rosa Parks Drive.

Driving Directions to the Wilmington Riverfront from the Downtown Hotels

Sheraton: Exiting the hotel garage on the back side of hotel, make a right (one-way) onto W. 10th Street. At the corner, make a Left (one-way) onto N. Washington Street. Proceed down to W. 2nd Street. Cross the traffic light, go down the steep hill, make a left onto MLK Blvd and a right at S. Market Street.
Courtyard:From the front of the hotel, proceed on North West Street until W. 13th Street. Make a Right and proceed until N. King Street. Make a Right and proceed down King Street until MLK Blvd. Make a Right onto MLK and a left at S. Market Street.

 

CAUTION: S. Market Street at MLK BLVD and Rosa Parks Drive

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