Directions to the Orange Historical Society Properties...
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The Academy and Stone-Otis House,
605 & 615 Orange Center Rd.
From Turnpike (I-95): Exit 41 West to Route 1 (Boston Post Road). Cross Route 1 and go straight to the stop sign. Turn left onto Old Tavern Rd. Turn right at traffic light onto Orange Center Rd. and go straight for 1.1 miles to the Town Green. Park in lot behind The Clark building. The Academy and Stone-Otis House are on the right.
From Parkway (CT-15): Exit 56 from either direction. Northbound: Go through the light to the 2nd stop sign. Turn right onto Orange Center Rd. We are are 3 tenths of a mile up the hill on the left. Southbound: Turn right at the stop sign onto Grassy Hill Rd. and then left at the traffic light onto Old Grassy Hill Rd. Go to the second stop sign. Turn right onto Orange Center Rd. The Academy and Stone-Otis House are just up the hill on the left (3 tenths of a mile).
Parking is available in the lot behind the Clark Building that now houses the Orange Chamber of Commerce and Orange EMS and VNA services. Enter at the red arrow on the map. More parking can be accessed at the Case Memorial Library, which is also well worth a visit!