Directions to Massachusetts General Hospital Main Campus

Massachusetts General Hospital

Welcome to the Boston RISE research study. We are looking forward to meeting with you. Below are the directions for your first visit at the MGH Clinical Research Center where you will be meeting with Julia Thomas or Laura Griffith for your assessments.

The MGH-CRC is located on the Massachusetts General Hospital main campus in Boston. Valet parking will be available for free via a voucher, at the Wang Ambulatory Care Center (ACC) entrance located at 15 Parkman St. Self-parking is also free via a voucher across the street in the Parkman St. garage.

By MBTA

For schedule information for any of these services you can look on theMBTA Website.

Subway

The nearest T stop to the hospital is the Charles Street/MGH station, which is on the Red Line. The Charles Street/MGH station is wheelchair accessible. Passengers can take the elevator from the station platform to the street level.

Mass General can also be reached from the Orange and Green Lines. The nearest stop is North Station. A free shuttle bus runs between Mass General and North Station every 15 minutes. Shuttles traveling to MGH Main Campus will stop on Causeway Street in front of the Fleet Center directly across from Sovereign Bank.

Bus

Bus 4 – North Station:

A free shuttle bus runs between Mass General and North Station every 15 minutes. Shuttles traveling to MGH Main Campus will stop on Causeway Street in front of the Fleet Center directly across from Sovereign Bank.

Bus 43 or 55 – Charles Street and Beacon Street:

  • Exit the bus at Charles St. and Beacon St. and walk up Charles St. (away from Boston Commons)
  • Turn right onto Cambridge St. and take the first left onto No. Grove St.
  • Turn right onto Parkman St.
  • Enter MGH at the Wang ACC entrance on the left

Driving Directions

From the north

By way of the Leverett Connector (I-93 south Exit 26 or RT-1 south over the Tobin Bridge):

  • Stay to the left and follow signs to Storrow Drive
  • Take the Storrow Drive ramp to Government Center (the ramp is on the left)
  • At the end of the ramp, yield to crossing traffic at the flashing traffic signal, and then proceed straight ahead
  • Turn left onto Cambridge Street at the traffic signal
  • Take Cambridge Street to Blossom St. (the second traffic signal)
  • Turn left onto Blossom Street
  • Take the first left onto Parkman Street
  • The Wang ACC entrance is one block on the right
  • The Parkman Street Garage is two blocks on the left

From the south

By way of I-93:

  • Take I-93 north to Exit 26 (Storrow Drive)
  • Stay right and follow the signs to Storrow Drive
  • Take the Storrow Drive ramp to Government Center (the ramp is on the left)
  • At the end of the ramp, yield to crossing traffic at the flashing traffic signal, and then proceed straight ahead
  • Turn left onto Cambridge Street at the traffic signal
  • Take Cambridge Street to Blossom St. (the second traffic signal)
  • Turn left onto Blossom Street
  • Take the first left onto Parkman Street
  • The Wang ACC entrance is one block on the right
  • The Parkman Street Garage is two blocks on the left

From the east

By way of the Ted Williams Tunnel (I-90):

  • Take I-90 west through the Ted Williams Tunnel to Exit 24, I-93 north
  • Take I-93 north to Exit 26 (Storrow Drive)
  • Stay right and follow the signs to Storrow Drive
  • Take the Storrow Drive ramp to Government Center (the ramp is on the left)
  • At the end of the ramp, yield to crossing traffic at the flashing traffic signal, and then proceed straight ahead
  • Turn left onto Cambridge Street at the traffic signal
  • Take Cambridge Street to Blossom St. (the second traffic signal)
  • Turn left onto Blossom Street
  • Take the first left onto Parkman Street
  • The Wang ACC entrance is one block on the right
  • The Parkman Street Garage is two blocks on the left

By way of the Sumner Tunnel (RT-1A)

  • Take Route 1A south through the Sumner Tunnel
  • Stay right and follow signs to Storrow Drive
  • Take Storrow Drive west
  • Take the Storrow Drive ramp to Government Center (the ramp is on the left)
  • At the end of the ramp, yield to crossing traffic at the flashing traffic signal, and then proceed straight ahead
  • Turn left onto Cambridge Street at the traffic signal
  • Take Cambridge Street to Blossom St. (the second traffic signal)
  • Turn left onto Blossom Street
  • Take the first left onto Parkman Street
  • The Wang ACC entrance is one block on the right
  • The Parkman Street Garage is two blocks on the left

From the west

The Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) by way of Storrow Drive:

  • Take I-90 (Mass Pike) east
  • Take Exit 18 on the left toward Brighton/Cambridge
  • Follow signs to Cambridge/Somerville
  • Turn right onto Storrow Drive eastbound to Downtown Boston
  • Take Storrow Drive east to Government Center exit
  • Follow signs to Downtown/Government Center onto Cambridge Street
  • Take Cambridge Street to Blossom St. (the second traffic signal)
  • Turn left onto Blossom Street
  • Take the first left onto Parkman Street
  • The Wang ACC entrance is one block on the right
  • The Parkman Street Garage is two blocks on the left

The Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) by way of I-93:

  • Take I-90 east to Exit 24-B (I-93 north)
  • Take I-93 north to Exit 26 (Storrow Drive)
  • Stay right and follow the signs to Storrow Drive
  • Take the Storrow Drive ramp to Government Center (the ramp is on the left)
  • At the end of the ramp, yield to crossing traffic at the flashing traffic signal, and then proceed straight ahead
  • Turn left onto Cambridge Street at the traffic signal
  • Take Cambridge Street to Blossom St. (the second traffic signal)
  • Turn left onto Blossom Street
  • Take the first left onto Parkman Street
  • The Wang ACC entrance is one block on the right
  • The Parkman Street Garage is two blocks on the left

By way of Storrow Drive:

  • Take Storrow Drive east to the Government Center exit
  • Follow signs to Downtown/Government Center and turn onto Cambridge Street
  • Take Cambridge Street to Blossom St. (the second traffic signal)
  • Turn left onto Blossom Street
  • Take the first left onto Parkman Street
  • The Wang ACC entrance is one block on the right
  • The Parkman Street Garage is two blocks on the left

Area Map

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Laura Griffith at 617-952-6952.

Massachusetts General Hospital area map