Directions & Parking

Please see below for ALL Bach Choir venues; concerts noted for each location

Directions to St. John's Lutheran Church
37 S. 5th Street, Allentown, PA 18101

Site of Allentown Bach at Noon Concerts

WALKING AND DRIVING
St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church is located at 37 S. 5th Street, Allentown just off Hamilton Street within easy walking distance of City Center and the Courthouse.

The nearest parking deck is the Community Deck, which has entrances on 6th Street and Walnut Street. The rate is $1.00 per hour. Another option is the Government Deck at 4th Street and Hamilton Street (enter on College Street). The rate is $1.00 per hour. Parking in these decks is subject to availability. On-street parking may also be available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. (see maps below)

The Church parking lot on Walnut Street is reserved for assigned musicians and staff as well as for handicapped parking spaces after dropping off at the handicapped accessible entrance to the church on Maple Street. NO PARKING FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS AVAILABLE IN THE CHURCH LOT.

Community Deck Parking Map with Walking Directions

Community Parking Deck

Goverment Deck Parking Map with Directions

Goverment Parking Map

Directions to Central Moravian Church
73 West Church Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018

Site of Bethlehem Bach at Noon concerts

From Route 22, take the exit for Route 378. Take exit 3 toward Center City, and at the end of the ramp turn LEFT on to Third Avenue. Proceed to the traffic light and turn LEFT onto Broad Street. Continue through three traffic lights and turn RIGHT onto New Street. Continue on New Street until it ends at Church Street. Turn RIGHT, and continue to the stop sign at the intersection of Church and Main Streets. The church is on your RIGHT. 

There is limited on-street parking available by Central Moravian Church. Parking is available in the Walnut Street Garage (33 W. Walnut St) or the North Street Garage (75 W. North St). 

There are a limited number of handicapped accessible spaces on Heckewelder Place. (Follow the directions from Route 22, but after turning onto New Street take the second RIGHT onto Market Street. Before intersecting with Main Street turn LEFT onto Heckewelder Place.)

Central Moravian Map

Directions to Zoellner Arts Center
Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA 18015

Site of the Distinguished Scholar Lecture (Friday afternoons), Dinner Discussion (Friday evenings), Saturday Morning Concerts, and Festival Lunch at the Bethlehem Bach Festival

From Route 22, take the exit for Route 378.  Continue on Route 378 over the Hill-to-Hill Bridge, staying in the left lane. Make a slight left onto the Second Street ramp. Continue straight through the light onto Brodhead Avenue. Continue on Broadhead through the first light to the stop sign at the corner of Packer and Brodhead Avenues. Turn left onto Packer Avenue. Zoellner Arts Center is two blocks beyond Packer Memorial Church. Parking is available at the parking garage adjacent to Zoellner for $5 per day.

Zoellner Arts Center Map

Directions to Incarnation of Our Lord Church
Thomas & Buchanan Streets, Bethlehem, PA 18015

Site of Bach at 4 (Friday afternoons) at the Bethlehem Bach Festival

From Route 22, take the exit for Route 378. Continue on Route 378 over the Hill-to-Hill Bridge, staying in the left lane. Make a slight LEFT onto the 2nd Street Ramp and continue straight through the light onto Brodhead Avenue. Turn LEFT onto W. 4th Street and continue 0.5 miles. Turn RIGHT onto Pierce Street. Turn LEFT onto Thomas Street and the Church is on your LEFT.

There is very little parking surrounding Incarnation of our Lord Church. We recommend that you park in the Zoellner Arts Center Parking Garage ($5/day) and either walk to the Church or ride the Festival Shuttle Bus. For more information about parking and our Festival Shuttle Service, please visit our Festival Audience Resources webpage.

Incarnation of Our Lord Map

Directions to the Saal of the Moravian Museum
66 W. Church Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018

Site of Chamber Music in the Saal (Friday afternoons) at the Bethlehem Bach Festival

From Route 22, take the exit for Route 378. Take exit 2 (Eighth Avenue) and at the light at the end of the ramp, turn right. Go to the second light, turn left onto Broad Street. Continue through five traffic lights and turn RIGHT onto New Street. Continue on New Street until it ends at Church Street. Turn RIGHT and continue down Church Street. The Moravian Museum is on your RIGHT. 

Free two-hour parking is available in select areas on New Street and Church Street. Parking is also available in the Walnut Street Garage (33 W. Walnut St). Our Festival Shuttle Bus Service will be available to transport you to the South Side for our other Festival concerts. For more information about parking and our Festival Shuttle Service, please visit our Festival Audience Resources webpage.

Saal Map

Directions to Packer Memorial Church
Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA 18015

Site of the Bach at 8 (Friday evening concerts) and the Mass in B Minor (Saturdays) at the Bethlehem Bach Festival

From Route 22, take the exit for Route 378.  Continue on Route 378 over the Hill-to-Hill Bridge, staying in the left lane. Make a slight left onto the Second Street ramp. Continue straight through the light onto Brodhead Avenue. Continue on Broadhead through the first light to the stop sign at the corner of Packer and Brodhead Avenues. Turn left onto Packer Avenue. Packer Memorial Church is on the RIGHT just past University Drive.

Parking is available at the Zoellner Arts Center parking garage for $5 per day. For more information about parking and our Festival Shuttle Service, please visit our Festival Audience Resources webpage.

Packer Church Map

Directions to The First Presbyterian Church of Allentown
3231 West Tilghman Street, Allentown, PA 18104

Site of the Allentown Christmas Concert

From Route 22, take the Cedar Crest Boulevard exit. Proceed south to the intersection of Cedar Crest Boulevard and Tilghman Street. The church is on the RIGHT. Free parking is available in the adjacent lot.

First Presbyterian Allentown

Directions to The First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem
2234 Center Street, Bethlehem, PA 18017

Site of the Bethlehem Christmas Concert

From Route 22, take the exit to Route 512. Turn LEFT and go south on Route 512 (Center St) toward Bethlehem. Continue for approximately 1 mile. First Presbyterian Church is the second large church on the LEFT. 

Free parking is available in the adjacent lot.

First Presbyterian Bethlehem Map