Directions & Travel Info

The Garrison Institute is located directly off Route 9D in Garrison, New York, in Putnam County. The facility is 50 miles north of New York City and approximately 30 minutes from the city of Poughkeepsie, New York. Major highways nearby include Interstate 84, Route 9, the Palisades Parkway and the Taconic State Parkway. We offer on-site parking for those who will arrive by car.

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Upcoming Events

  • New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care: Annual Contemplative Care Retreat
    Thursday, Oct 30 – Sunday, Nov 2
    Open to the public
    A four-day training retreat for healthcare professionals and volunteers with Koshin Paley Ellison, Robert Chodo Campbell, Trudi Jinpu Hirsch and guest teachers Dorothy Dai En Friedman and Morgan Stebbins.
  • Jane Genshin Shuman: Twining Vines Sangha Retreat
    Friday, Oct 31 – Sunday, Nov 2
    With prerequisites
    A silent retreat emphasizing meditation, work practice, Dharma talks, chanting service, and the opportunity to meet privately with the teacher.
  • Buddhist Contemplative Care Symposium
    Thursday, Nov 6 – Sunday, Nov 9
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    Open to the public
    Join leading experts in palliative, hospice and contemplative care to discover how contemplative care techniques can improve healing and reduce suffering. Presented by New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care and the Garrison Institute.

Got Questions?

Call us, 845.424.4800
Monday-Friday, 9-5 EST.

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