Directions

How To Get To The TDF Costume Collection.

Directions to TDF Costume Collection


TDF Costume Collection is conveniently located at historic Kaufman Astoria Studios, New York’s premier film and television production campus.

Street Address

TDF Costume Collection
Located at Kaufman Astoria Film Studios
34-12 36th Street
Lower Level, Suite 1
Astoria, NY 11106

Entrance to Kaufman Astoria Film Studios Campus: Enter at 35th Avenue and 36th Street through the new studio gate (Next to the Museum of the Moving Image).  

Directions by Subway from Manhattan:

Via R or M: Take the R or M to Steinway Street. Use the 34th Avenue exit near the end of the train. Walk south along Steinway Street; turn right on 35th Avenue.

Via E: Take the E to Queens Plaza. Transfer to the R or M and proceed to Steinway Street.

Via N or Q: Take the N or Q to 36th Avenue (Astoria). Walk east to 36th Street. 

Directions by Subway from Eastern Queens:

Via 7: Take to 74th Street and Roosevelt Avenue. Walk downstairs to the E and R lines. Take the Manhattan- or Brooklyn-bound R to Steinway Street. Use the 34th Avenue exit near the front of the train.

Directions by CAR

Via Midtown Tunnel:
After exiting the tunnel, stay to the right and take the 21st Street exit immediately after toll booth. Continue and turn right onto Jackson Avenue. Follow to Northern Boulevard and continue to 35th Street and turn left. Proceed on 35th Street for several blocks to 35th Avenue. Make a right; the studio entrance is on 36th Street.

Via RFK Bridge (Triborough Bridge):
Exit at 31st Street (the first exit in Queens). Turn right onto 31st Street (under the elevated subway) and proceed to 35th Avenue, following signs for the Museum of the Moving Image (Kaufman Astoria Film Studios are right next door!). Turn left onto 35th Avenue and proceed to 36th Street. 

Via Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge (59th Street) Upper Roadway:
Follow signs to 21st Street. Turn right onto 21st Street and proceed to 35th Avenue. Turn right onto 35th Avenue and proceed to 36th Street. 

Via Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge (59th Street) Lower Roadway:
Exit onto Northern Boulevard (NY 25A) and follow it to 35th Street; turn left onto 35th Street. Proceed to 35th Avenue and turn right. Proceed to 36th Street.  

From Brooklyn & Staten Island:
Take the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway east to Northern Boulevard. Exit and turn left (westbound) on to Northern Boulevard and proceed to 35th Avenue (which intersects at a 45 degree angle). Turn right onto 35th Avenue and proceed to 36th Street.

From the Bronx, Connecticut & Westchester via the Whitestone Bridge:
Follow the Whitestone Expressway to the Grand Central Parkway (westbound). Exit at 31st Street, exit #45 (the last exit before the RFK/Triborough Bridge), and get into the left lane. Turn left onto 31st Street (under the elevated subway) and proceed to 35th Avenue, following signs for the Museum of the Moving Image (Kaufman Astoria Studios are right next door!). Turn left onto 35th Avenue and proceed to 36th Street.

From Long Island via the Long Island Expressway:
Take the L.I.E. (495) to Grand Central Parkway West. Take the Hoyt Avenue exit. Make a left on 31st Street (under the elevated train). Stay left and proceed to the first light. Make a left on service road (Astoria Blvd.) Stay on right side of service road to 36th Street. Make right and continue for five blocks.

From Eastern Queens and Long Island via Grand Central Parkway:
Exit at 31st Street, exit #45 (the last exit before the RFK/Triborough Bridge), and immediately get into the left lane. Turn left onto 31st Street (under the elevated subway) and proceed to 35th Avenue, , following signs for the Museum of the Moving Image (Kaufman Astoria Studios are right next door!). Turn left onto 35th Avenue and proceed to 36th Street.

From Northern New Jersey via the George Washington Bridge:
Take the Harlem River Drive to the RFK/Triborough Bridge. Exit at 31st Street (first exit in Queens). Turn right onto 31st Street (under the elevated subway) and proceed to 35th Avenue, following signs for the Museum of the Moving Image (a nearby landmark). Turn left onto 35th Avenue and proceed to 36th Street.

From Brooklyn:
Take the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway east to Northern Boulevard. Exit and turn left (westbound) on to Northern Boulevard and proceed to 35th Avenue (which intersects at a 45 degree angle). Turn right onto 35th Avenue and proceed to 36th Street.

From Greenpoint, Brooklyn:

Cross the Pulaski Bridge. Make a right onto Jackson Avenue and continue until it becomes Northern Boulevard. Proceed along Northern Boulevard to 37th Street and turn left. Proceed to 35th Avenue. The main studio gate is at 36th Street and 35th Avenue.