Directions to the Old State House/Bostonian Society Library

By MBTA (recommended)
Take the Orange or Blue Lines
to State Street. Follow signs for "Old State House" to street level. The station is directly beneath the Old State House; the entrance to the Library is across the pedestrian mall at 15 State Street (under the National Park Service Visitor Center sign).
OR take the Green Line to Government Center, and walk down Court Street one block to State Street.
OR take the Red Line to Downtown Crossing and walk down Washington Street toward City Hall to State Street (several blocks).

Driving from the North: Take 93 South to exit 24 B-A (for AIRPORT (RT-1A North)/GOV'T CENTER). Follow signs for 24 A/GOV'T CENTER. Off the ramp, turn left onto John Fitzgerald Surface Road. Travel .1m and turn right onto State Street. The Old State House is on the corner of Washington Street, but you will see the building in front of you as you come up State Street. Parking suggestions are below. Be warned that driving directions vary often due to road construction.

The entrance to the Library is across the pedestrian mall at 15 State Street (under the National Park Service Visitor Center sign).

Driving from the South: Take 93 North to exit 23/GOV'T CENTER toward GOV'T CENTER/FANEUIL HALL/FINANCIAL DISTRICT/AQUARIUM. Off the ramp, turn left onto John Fitzgerald Surface Road. Travel .1m and turn right onto State Street. The Old State House is on the corner of Washington Street, but you will see the building in front of you as you come up State Street. Parking suggestions are below. Be warned that driving directions vary often due to road construction.

The entrance to the Library is across the pedestrian mall at 15 State Street (under the National Park Service Visitor Center sign).

Driving from the West: Take the Mass Pike (90) to 93 North. Continue with "Driving from the South" directions. Parking suggestions are below. Be warned that driving directions vary often due to road construction.

Driving from Cambridge: Take the Longfellow Bridge to Cambridge Street. Follow Cambridge Street to the New Sudbury Street traffic light. Make a left turn onto New Sudbury and then a right onto Congress Street. Continue on Congress past Faneuil Hall on your left and Boston City Hall on your right. At the next intersection (Congress and State) you will see the Old State House on your right. Parking suggestions are below. Be warned that driving directions vary often due to road construction.

Parking Suggestions: There are several parking garages in the vicinity of the Old State House:

75 State Street Garage: 75 State St., 617-742-7275, www.75statestreetgarage.com

Pi Alley Parking Garage: 275 Washington St., 617-720-2006, www.pialleygarage.com