Directions to the Harvey Theater at the Brooklyn Academy of Music

Real Enemies - Harvey Theater, Brooklyn Academy of Music
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You can easily get to the Harvey Theater, part of BAM's cultural complex, by public transportation. Of course, this being Brooklyn, you can bike to BAM — and lock your bike at the David Byrne bike locks.

Subway Directions to Harvey Theater

The closest subway station is DeKalb Avenue: B, D, N, Q, and R trains. The 2,3 stop at Nevins Street is also nearby. The following lines all go to the Atlantic Terminal, which is just two and a half blocks walk from the Harvey Theater: the Long Island Railroad (LIRR), and the B, D, M, N, Q, R 2,3,4 and 5 subway lines. Last, the G at Fulton Street is only a short walk away.

Driving Directions

(The following directions courtesy of BAM)

Driving to BAM's Harvey Theater from downtown Manhattan or the FDR Drive: Take the Brooklyn Bridge. Turn left on Tillary Street. Turn right on Flatbush Avenue. Turn left on Fulton Street and drive one block. The BAM Harvey Theater will be on the left; parking is on the right.

Driving to BAM's Harvey Theater from Manhattan's West Side: Take the West Side Highway to Canal Street. Exit left onto Canal Street. Canal Street feeds straight into the Manhattan Bridge. Across the bridge, continue straight onto Flatbush Avenue. Turn left on Fulton Street and drive one block. The BAM Harvey Theater will be on the left; parking is on the right.

Driving to BAM's Harvey Theater from the BQE (East or West): Exit at Tillary Street. At the second light, turn left onto Flatbush Avenue. Turn left on Fulton Street and drive one block. The BAM Harvey Theater will be on the left; parking is on the right.

Barclays Center Traffic Alert: All drivers (including those taking taxis) should be aware that traffic congestion can be expected at times where the Barclays Center, which is very near to BAM's Harvey Theater, is having a major game or show. Therefore, drivers are advised to check the Barclays Center performance schedule when making travel plans to drive to BAM. If possible, it's recommended that you take public transportation if your show time overlaps with a popular Barclays Center event.