Directions

Congregation Keneseth Israel, 2227 W Chew St, Allentown PA

From anywhere if you have a GPS

Just program Pennsylvania =”>” Allentown =”>” 2227 =”>” West Chew Street =”>” SAVE then enjoy the scenery.

From the east/northeast (New Jersey, New York and New England)

Interstate 78 (I-78) is the main access road to Allentown. Follow I-78 west into Pennsylvania. It will run south of Easton, Bethlehem and Allentown. Look for the “Cedar Crest” exit and bear right at the bottom of the exit ramp. You will be driving north on Cedar Crest Boulevard. Follow Cedar Crest Boulevard north until you reach the sixth traffic signal. There will be an Exxon station to your right front. Turn right ninety-degrees onto Chew Street (do not take the diagonal street). Follow Chew Street past one traffic signal, through the Muhlenberg College campus. Keneseth Israel is on the left side at the corner of Chew Street and 23rd.

From the south (Philadelphia, Baltimore and points south)

Via Pennsylvania Route 309.Drive north on Route 309 through Quakertown toward Allentown. Route 309 will eventually converge with I-78 west. Get on I-78 west and look for the “Cedar Crest” exit and bear right at the bottom of the exit ramp. You will be driving north on Cedar Crest Boulevard. Follow Cedar Crest Boulevard north until you reach the sixth traffic signal. There will be an Exxon station to your right front. Turn right ninety-degrees onto Chew Street (do not take the diagonal street). Follow Chew Street past one traffic signal, through the Muhlenberg College campus. Keneseth Israel is on the left side at the corner of Chew Street and 23rd.

Via the northeast extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Drive north on the northeast extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike to the Lehigh Valley exit (exit 56). After paying the toll, take the right exit ramp which goes onto Route 22 east, a limited access highway. Take the third exit, “Cedar Crest Boulevard” and make a left turn at the top of the exit ramp. Drive south on Cedar Crest Boulevard to the third traffic signal. There will be an Exxon station on your left. Turn left ninety degrees onto Chew Street (do not take the diagonal street). Follow Chew Street past one traffic signal, through the Muhlenberg College campus. Keneseth Israel is on the left side at the corner of Chew Street and 23rd.

From the north (Scranton, the Poconos and points north)

Via the Pennsylvania Turnpike.Drive south on the northeast extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike to the Lehigh Valley exit (exit 56). After paying the toll, take the right exit ramp which goes onto Route 22 east, a limited access highway. Take the third exit, “Cedar Crest Boulevard” and make a left turn at the top of the exit ramp (Cedar Crest has only one exit for both directions). Drive south on Cedar Crest Boulevard to the third traffic signal. There will be an Exxon station on your left. Turn left ninety degrees onto Chew Street (do not take the diagonal street). Follow Chew Street past one traffic signal, through the Muhlenberg College campus. Keneseth Israel is on the left side at the corner of Chew Street and 23rd.

Via Route 33 from the Poconos. Drive south on Route 33, a limited-access road, and take the exit onto Route 22 west. Follow Route 22 west north of Bethlehem and Allentown until the exit marked “Cedar Crest Boulevard,” then make a left turn at the top of the exit ramp. Drive south on Cedar Crest Boulevard to the third traffic signal. There will be an Exxon station on your left. Turn left ninety degrees onto Chew Street (do not take the diagonal street). Follow Chew Street past one traffic signal, through the Muhlenberg College campus. Keneseth Israel is on the left side at the corner of Chew Street and 23rd.

From the west (Pittsburgh, Harrisburg and points west)

Drive east on Interstate 78 (I-78). Just west of Allentown, take the well-marked right-hand exit onto Route 22, a limited access highway. Continue to follow Route 22 to the “Cedar Crest Boulevard” exit, then make a left turn at the top of the exit ramp. Drive south on Cedar Crest Boulevard to the third traffic signal. There will be an Exxon station on your left. Turn left ninety degrees onto Chew Street (do not take the diagonal street). Follow Chew Street past one traffic signal, through the Muhlenberg College campus. Keneseth Israel is on the left side at the corner of Chew Street and 23rd.