Getting Here

Darrow School is located in New Lebanon, NY, just on the border of Massachusetts.  Our campus is located approximately 30 miles east of Albany NY and 10 miles west of Pittsfield, MA.

While we are in a relatively rural area, there are a variety of public transportation options that will bring you close to our campus, if you do not have your own transportation.

  • Amtrak train service-  there are stations in both Pittsfield MA (serving the New England region) and Albany, NY (serving Hudson/NY region)

  • Bus Service- Peter Pan, Greyhound, Bonanza and other bus lines serve Pittsfield, MA and Albany region.  We recommend traveling to the Pittsfield area if you are coming via bus.

  • Airports- Albany International Airport is approximately 45 minutes by car, from Darrow.  Hartford’s Bradley International Airport is approximately 1 hour, 20 min.  International and long flights- JFK, LaGuardia, Newark, and Logan Airport in Boston are all approximately 2 ½-3 hours from campus.  Pittsfield, MA has a regional private airport for small airplanes and jets.

  • UBER has come to the region.  

  • Darrow School also has business relationships with a number of taxi and limousine services. 

You can also find a list of transportation centers and links here

What creativity means at Darrow

It means connecting imagination to action. It means learning the technical aspects of creative expression. And it means taking risks and taking responsibility. Darrow School’s modern, dedicated facilities for visual and performing arts enable students to develop their creative potential in many disciplines. Traditional areas of study are taught through an active curriculum that emphasizes experimentation, discussion, project development, and interaction with the environment.

See how the right creative environment makes anything possible.

Darrow students in action

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