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Address: 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111
The Human Nutrition Research Center (HNRC) at Tufts is ACROSS THE STREET from Tufts Medical Center (TMC), formerly known as New England Medical Center (NEMC) and Tufts Dental School at the corner of Stuart and Washington Streets. The HNRCA IS NOT inside TMC.
There are several parking lots and garages located in the immediate area. The most convenient parking can be found at the TMC Garage, located at 274 Tremont Street, next to the Wang Theater. There is also a private, open-air parking lot located next to the Wang Theater on Tremont Street. Your parking ticket can be validated upon request for discounted parking by the security guard at the front desk in the HNRC lobby.
To walk to the HNRC from the TMC parking garage, exit the garage on Washington Street. Walk north on Washington Street toward Kneeland Street. The HNRC is at the end of the block on the left.
From the North:
From I-93 Southbound, take Exit #23 (South Station) onto Purchase Street. Continue along Purchase Street, which becomes the Surface Artery, to Kneeland Street. Turn right onto Kneeland Street. Go straight through 3 sets of lights. Kneeland St. turns into Stuart St at Washington St. You’ll see the HNRC on the far left corner of Washington and Stuart Streets. For parking, at 4th set of lights, turn left onto Tremont Street. The TMC garage is on your left, just past the Wang Theater.
From the South:
Follow signs for Downtown Boston/South Station off the Southeast Expressway I-93. Take Exit 20. Follow ramp that bears to the left. Do NOT bear right – this will take you onto the Mass Pike. Turn left at lights onto Kneeland Street. At the 4th set of traffic lights, Kneeland St. turns into Stuart St which crosses Washington St. You’ll see the HNRC on the far left corner of Washington and Stuart Streets. For parking, go to 5th set of lights, turn left onto Tremont Street. The TMC garage is on your left, just past the Wang Theater.
From the West:
Take exit 24A (South Station) off the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90 East). Turn left at lights onto Kneeland Street. The HNRC is on the far left corner at the 6th traffic light on Washington Street. For parking, go to 7th set of lights, turn left onto Tremont Street. The TMC garage is on your left, just past the Wang Theater.
From the west and northwest via Rte. 2 to Soldiers Field Road and Storrow Drive:
Exit at Arlington Street. Turn left at the light and then turn right onto Arlington Street.
At the 4th light turn left onto to Stuart Street. Turn right onto Tremont Street. The TMC parking garage is approximately one block ahead on the left (after the Wang Center).
By bus, Amtrak, or MBTA Commuter Rail or Red Line via South Station:
Exit South Station and turn left onto Atlantic Avenue. Follow Atlantic Avenue to Kneeland Street (about 3 blocks) and take a right onto Kneeland Street. Follow 8 blocks to Washington Street. The HNRCA is on the far right corner at the intersection of Washington and Kneeland Streets. South Station is a ten-minute walk to the HNRCA.
By MBTA Orange Line, Silver Line or Green Line subway:
Take the MBTA Orange Line or Silver Line to the Tufts Medical Center stop. Exit onto Washington Street. Turn left out of the station. Proceed to the end of the block (about 200 yards) to the HNRCA.
Take the MBTA Green Line to the Boylston stop. Walk south down Tremont Street one block to Stuart Street. Turn left on Stuart Street. The HNRC is one block down Stuart Street on the right.