Directions to Old Economy Village

Old Economy Village is located right on Route 65. Please refer to the directions below or the map to get detailed instructions on how to get here.  We ask that all visitors (unless otherwise noted) check into the Visitor’s Center at 270 16th St., Ambridge, PA 15003, and then they will be escorted to the site.

Click on the “Directions” link on the map for customized, step-by-step directions from your location.

From Pittsburgh: Follow 65N for about 14 miles.  Turn Right at the light onto Merchant Street.  Follow Merchant Street.  At the second stop sign turn right and the Visitor Center will be on your left.

65S: If you are traveling along 65S, turn left at the light.  Follow Merchant Street.  At 16th Street turn right and the Visitor Center will be on your left.

From I-79N: Follow I- 79N until exit 66/PA65N towards Sewickley.  Follow 65N for about 8 miles through Sewickley, Leetsdale and through Ambridge until the light at Merchant Street.  Turn right at Merchant Street and follow Merchant Street until 16th Street.  Turn right at 16th Street.  The Visitor Center will be on your left.

From I-79S: Follow I-79S towards Pittsburgh until exit 73/Wexford Bayne Road.  Turn right onto Wexford Bayne Road.  Continue onto Rochester Road.  Continue onto Big Sewickley Creek Road.  Continue onto Ambridge Avenue.  Turn left onto Main Street.  Continue onto Cross Street.  Turn right onto Ohio River Boulevard.  Turn right onto Merchant Street.  Turn right onto 16th St.  The Visitor Center will be on your left.

From 989: Follow 989S until Duss Ave.  Take a left onto Duss Ave and follow until the light at 14th Street.  Take a right onto 14th street and follow until the light at Merchant Street.  Take a right at the light and follow until 16th street.  Take a left onto 16th street and the Visitor’s Center will be on your left.

Park in the Visitor Center parking lot or anywhere on the street.