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Department of Anthropology
Temple University
Gladfelter Hall, second floor
1115 West Berks Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122
USA

Voice mail: 215-204-7577
Fax: 215-204-1410



Email addresses and telephone numbers for all faculty and staff members are available here.

A campus map, driving directions, and instructions for using public transportation are available here.



Driving to campus


From Central and Western Pennsylvania

Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike to exit 326 (the Valley Forge interchange). Take I-76 East, the Schuylkill Expressway, for 17.5 miles to exit 345 toward I-676 east, a left exit. Follow I-676 for one mile to the Broad Street exit. Make a left turn at the second traffic light to take Broad Street north for 1.5 miles to campus.

From Northeast Pennsylvania

Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike Northeast Extension / I-476 South to the PA Turnpike mainline east-west interchange. Remain on I-476, continuing south for approximately four miles to exit 16, I-76 East / Schuylkill Expressway. Take I-76 East approximately 13 miles to exit 345 for I-676 east, a left exit. Follow I-676 for one mile to the Broad Street exit. Make a left turn to take Broad Street north for 1.5 miles to campus.

From Bucks County/Northeast Philadelphia

Take I-95 south to exit 23, Girard Avenue. Follow Girard Avenue for 1.7 miles and make a right turn onto North 11th Street. Follow 11th Street north for 0.75 miles to campus.

From the Southeast Pennsylvania, Philadelphia International Airport, and Delaware

Take I-95 north to exit 22 for I-676 West. Once on I-676 West, immediately exit right onto Callowhill Street, heading west. Follow Callowhill Street for 0.7 miles to North 11th Street. Make a right turn onto North 11th Street and go 1.5 miles to campus.

From Southern New Jersey

  • From points south, take I-295 North to the 42/I-76 merge, and take the I-76 West merge toward Philadelphia. Follow to the Walt Whitman Bridge/I-676 split, and remain in the far right lanes for I-676. Continue with directions below.

  • From points north, take I-295 South to the 42/I-76 merge, and take the I-76 West merge toward Philadelphia. Follow to the Walt Whitman Bridge/I-676 split, and remain in the far right lanes for I-676. Continue with directions below.

  • From points East, take Route 322 or the Atlantic City Expressway to Route 42 North. Follow Route 42 to Bellmawr, at which point it ends into I-76 West. Follow to the Walt Whitman Bridge/I-676 split, and remain in the far right lanes for I-676. Continue with directions below.

Follow I-676 north to the the Ben Franklin Bridge (toll). Cross the Ben Franklin Bridge, staying in the far right lane. At the foot of the bridge, immediately exit right onto Callowhill Street, heading west. Follow Callowhill Street for 0.7 miles to North 11th Street. Make a right onto North 11th Street and go 1.5 miles to campus.

From New York/Northern New Jersey

Take the New Jersey Turnpike to Exit 4 for Route 73 North. Continue on Route 73 North, then take the exit for Route 38 West (toward Cherry Hill and the Benjamin Franklin Bridge). Continue on Route 38, then take the exit for Route 30 North, following signs for Admiral Wilson Boulevard and the Benjamin Franklin Bridge. Follow Admiral Wilson Boulevard to the Benjamin Franklin Bridge and cross over to Philadelphia. On the Philadelphia side of the bridge, approaching the traffic light, stay in the second-from-right lane. At the traffic light, continue straight, following Vine Street (NOT the Vine Street Expressway). At the second traffic light, turn right onto 11th Street. Follow 11th Street north to campus.


Parking on campus

Please use the Liacouras Parking Garage on south 15th Street between Montgomery Avenue and Cecil B. Moore Avenue. Temple's Parking Services website lists the rates charged.

SEPTA Mass Transit

Subway: Take the Broad Street Line (Orange Line) to Cecil B. Moore/Temple University station. See the SEPTA clickable map for more details.

Regional Rail: All regional rail lines stop at Temple University station, which is located on Berks Street between 9th and 10th Streets. See the SEPTA clickable map for details.

Route 23 Bus: The Route 23 bus travels northward through the campus on 11th Street from South Philadelphia and Center City Philadelphia, and southward through the campus on 12th Street from Germantown and Mount Airy. See the SEPTA bus schedules for more details.

Philadelphia International Airport

See driving directions given above, or take the SEPTA R1 Airport train to Temple University station. A taxi ride from the airport to campus costs approximately $30.00.

Amtrak

From Amtrak's 30th Street Station, take a SEPTA Regional Rail train to Temple University station.

Greyhound/Trailways Philadelphia Bus Terminal

The Greyhound-Trailways bus terminal is located at 11th and Filbert Streets in Center City Philadelphia. From there, go to the nearby Market East rail station and take a SEPTA Regional Rail train to Temple University station; or take the SEPTA route 23 north bus from any bus stop on 11th Street. See the SEPTA bus schedules for more details.

 

Department of Anthropology | Gladfelter Hall, second floor | 1115 West Berks Street | Philadelphia, PA 19122
Voice mail: 215-204-7577 Fax: 215-204-1410