Address

1000 Washington St, Second Floor
Boston, MA 02118

Public Transportation

MBTA Subway (or "T")

The office is approximately two blocks from the Tufts Medical Center stop on the MBTA's Orange line, and Broadway Station (Red line) is a ten minute walk. Back Bay Station (Orange line) and South Station (Red line) are within a mile from the office, or a 15-20 minute walk. Visit MBTA's Trip Planner to map your best route.

Bus

The  9, 11, 15, SL4, and SL5 MBTA bus lines make stops on Washington Street and/or Herald Street, all within a block of 1000 Washington Street. Please visit MBTA's Trip Planner for more information.

MBTA Commuter Rail

Take the commuter rail if you are traveling from outside of Boston. Use MBTA's Trip Planner to arrange your trip into Boston.

Amtrak

Take the Amtrak train If you are traveling beyond the MBTA lines. 

Driving

From the South

  1. For GPS purposes, enter 321 Harrison Avenue for directions to the parking garage.
  2. Take 93N to Boston
  3. Take exit 18 for Frontage Rd toward Mass Ave/Roxbury
  4. Merge onto I-93 Frontage Rd
  5. Turn left onto W 4th St
  6. Continue onto E Berkeley St
  7. Turn right onto Harrison Ave
  8. The parking garage is located adjacent to 1000 Washington St.

From the North

  1. For GPS purposes, enter 321 Harrison Avenue for directions to the parking garage.
  2. Take I-93 S toward Boston
  3. Take exit 20B for Interstate 90 W
  4. Continue toward Albany St
  5. Keep left at the fork and merge onto Albany St
  6. Turn right onto Traveler St
  7. Turn right onto Harrison Ave
  8. The parking garage is located adjacent to 1000 Washington St. 

From the West

  1. For GPS purposes, enter 321 Harrison Avenue for directions to the parking garage.
  2. Take I-90 E (Mass Pike - Partial toll road) to Boston
  3. Take exit 22 toward Copley Square
  4. Merge onto Stuart St
  5. Turn right onto Clarendon St
  6. Turn left onto Tremont St
  7. Take the 1st right onto Waltham St
  8. Turn left onto Harrison Ave
  9. The parking garage is located adjacent to 1000 Washington St. 

Parking

There are a number of parking options for visitors.

Onsite Parking

Parking is available in a privately managed garage adjacent to 1000 Washington Street. This garage is accessible from 321 Harrison Ave and there is an entrance to the building from the parking facility. Please Note: Due to ongoing construction by the building owner, there is only limited parking in this facility at this time.

Handicapped parking is available for visitors with HP placards. Please see the parking attendant at 321 Harrison Ave for assistance.

Nearby Private Lots & Garages

Parking is also available through privately operated and owned facilities, garages, and lots near the building. Options include:

  • 60 E. Berkley Street Parking Lot
  • 460 Harrison Ave Parking Lot
  • 530 Harrison Ave Parking Lot
  • 375 Harrison Avenue Parking Lot (accessible via Traveler Street)
  • 85-157 Herald Street Parking Facility
  • 90 Traveler Street Parking Lot
  • 16 Warren Ave Parking Garage

Street Parking

Although most street parking is limited to residents with city issued residential parking stickers, there are a number of metered spots in the immediate vicinity of the building. Washington Street and Harrison Avenue may provide the most options for metered parking.

Drop off/Unloading

You may drop-off/unload in the metered parking spaces in front of 1000 Washington.

Accessibility Info

Building details:

  • Our building’s temporary front entrance has a double door vestibule with power operated doors.
  • You will enter the building on the ground floor where there is a lift elevator that will take you to the building elevators on the first floor. These elevators are wheelchair accessible and can accommodate at least three to four wheelchairs at a time. NEFA’s offices are located on the building’s second floor.
  • Coming off the elevator, turn to the left for the entrance to NEFA’s suite. There is a doorbell you can ring for entry.

Accessible Restroom:

  • There is a wheelchair accessible, gender-neutral restroom on the second floor, which can be accessed by passing through the rear door in the NEFA suite. The restroom is located about 30 feet down the hallway to the right.

If you need any access accommodations on-site, please contact Jane Preston, Interim Accessibility Coordinator, at 617-951-0010 ext. 520.