Map / Parking / Directions
Map of the Midsummer Festival
General parking is available at Old Lyme Marketplace, Florence Griswold Museum (ENTER VIA HALL ROAD - NO ENTRY ON LYME STREET), Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts, Lyme-Old Lyme High School, and Lyme-Old Lyme Center and Middle Schools.
Handicapped parking is available at Old Lyme Marketplace and Lyme Art Association, which are also shuttle bus stops. Two shuttle buses will run the loop of the festival from 9am - 4pm.
Shuttle Bus Loop: 9am - 4pm:
A Old Lyme Marketplace --> B Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts --> CPatricia Spratt for the Home
--> D Town Hall --> E Old Lyme-PGN Library --> F Center School -->
G Middle School --> H High School (at tennis courts) --> I Old Lyme Inn --> J Florence Griswold --> K Lyme Art Association.
From Boston (I-95 South): Take exit 70. Lyme Street is at the end of the ramp. Head straight onto Halls Road to park at the Florence Griswold Museum (normally, this is an exit-only, but entry is allowed during the festival) or the Old Lyme Marketplace. Turn left to park at Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts, Lyme-Old Lyme High School, Middle School or Center School. NOTE: No parking is available if you turn right off the exit ramp.
From New York (I-95 North): Take exit 70. At end of ramp, turn left and stay in right lane. Go to the second traffic light and turn right onto Halls Road. Parking and the shuttle bus service are available at Old Lyme Marketplace on the right. You may also turn left to enter the Florence Griswold's parking lot via Halls Road (normally, this an exit-only from the Florence Griswold parking lot). Parking is also available along Lyme Street. For these parking areas, continue straight down Halls Road and turn right at the intersection with Lyme Street. Park at Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts, Lyme-Old Lyme High School, Middle School or Center School. For your convenience, the shuttle bus will stop at all these locations. NOTE: No parking is available if you turn left onto Lyme Street from Halls Road.
In the case of a traffic incident on I-95 North, take exit 70, at the end of the ramp go right on Route 156 (Shore Road) to Ferry Road, take a left onto Ferry Road and left again onto Lyme Street. Proceed on Lyme Street to the free parking areas and shuttle bus stops marked with green signs.