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DIRECTIONS TO THE BNN CHARLES J. BEARD II MEDIA CENTER
3025 Washington Street | Boston, MA 02119
via Public Transportation
Orange Line T: Take the MBTA Orange Line Outbound train (towards Forest Hills). Get off at Jackson Square and either walk (see below) or take one of these buses:
Get off at Columbus Avenue & Washington Street and walk one block to BNN.
Walking! — You can wait for the bus or take 5 minutes to walk! Leave Jackson Square Station and walk one block on Centre Street to Columbus Avenue. Cross Columbus Avenue to the side of the street where the Academy Homes housing is located. Walk for 4 to 5 minutes down Columbus Ave. On your left, you will first pass the Dimock Center at the first traffic light and then the fire station at the blinking light, and then you will see Walgreens at the third light. Turn left at this light and you are there.
Orange Line T — Alternate: From Forest Hills, take Bus # 42 (Dudley Station via Washington Street). Get off at Columbus Avenue & Washington Street and walk one block to BNN.
Red Line T: Take the MBTA Red Line Outbound train (towards Ashmont) and get off at Ashmont. Then take Bus # 22 (Ruggles via Jackson Square). It takes approximately 20 minutes to arrive at Columbus Avenue & Bray Street. Walk a short distance north on Columbus Avenue. Turn right on Bray Street and walk one block east on Bray Street you will be at BNN.
Driving from the South — Mattapan: Starting out in Mattapan Square, take Blue Hill Avenue (Route 28N) all the way to Seaver Street (2.5 miles). Turn left onto Seaver St. and follow Seaver St. to Egleston Square for one mile. At Egleston Square take a right onto Washington Street. BNN is the second building on your left after passing the gas station.
Driving from the North — Downtown: Starting out near Government Center in Downtown Boston, go southeast on Park Street toward Tremont Street (0.1 miles). Turn right onto Tremont Street (0.5 miles), and then turn right again to stay on Tremont Street. Follow Tremont Street for 1.9 miles, going straight all the way to Columbus Avenue (Route 28S). Stay straight on Columbus Ave. for 0.9 miles and turn left onto Bragdon Street between the fire station and Walgreens. Then take the next right onto Washington Street.
Driving from the North — Alternate: Take I-93 South to Exit 18 (Massachusetts Avenue). Follow the Mass. Ave. Connection for 0.2 miles. The Mass. Ave. Connection becomes Melnea Cass Boulevard. Follow Melnea Cass through 7 lights and turn left onto Columbus Avenue (28S). Stay straight on Columbus Ave for 0.9 miles and turn left onto Bragdon Street between the fire station and Walgreens. Then take the next right onto Washington Street.
Driving from Commonwealth Avenue: Start out going East on Commonwealth Avenue (US-20E / MA-2E) toward Arlington Street (0.1 miles). Turn right onto Arlington St. (MA-2E) and follow Arlington St. 0.2 miles to Columbus Avenue (Route 28S). Turn right onto Columbus Ave. and follow Columbus Ave. for 1.4 miles. Turn left onto Bragdon Street between the fire station and Walgreens, and then take the next right onto Washington Street.
Driving from Brighton or Brookline: Start out going South on Commonwealth Avenue towards Warren Street (0.3 miles). Turn left onto Washington Street and follow for 1.8 miles. Washington Street becomes Huntington Avenue (MA-9E). Turn right onto South Huntington Avenue. Turn slight left onto Heath Street and pass through one roundabout. Turn right onto Columbus Avenue (1.3) and follow Columbus Avenue (Route 28S) for 1.4 miles. Turn left onto Bragdon Street between the fire station and Walgreens and take the next right onto Washington Street.
Driving from East Boston and Charlestown: Start out going Southeast on Main Street toward Thompson Street (0.1 miles). Turn left onto City Square and follow City Square for 0.1 mile. Turn right onto Chelsea Street (0.1) and merge onto I-93 South / US-1 South. Follow for 3.4 miles then take the Massachusetts Avenue exit and Exit 18 toward Andrew Square (0.4). Turn slight right onto the Mass. Ave. Connection and follow for 0.2 miles. The Mass. Ave. Connection becomes Melnea Cass Boulevard. Drive for 0.5 miles then turn left onto Washington Street. Follow Washington Street for 1.4 miles going through Dudley Square. From Dudley Square go through 4 lights on Washington Street and you will be at 3025 Washington Street.
On-street parking is available on Washington Street. You may also park in the parking lot on Washington Street directly across from BNN or in the Walgreens parking lot next to BNN.
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DIRECTIONS TO THE BOSTON UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF COMMUNICATIONS
via Public Transportation
Take the MBTA Green Line B train outbound to the Boston University—East stop. The T stop is in front of the College of Communications building.
The building is on the left side of Commonwealth Avenue, two blocks southwest of Kenmore Square (driving away from downtown). There is a parking lot for visitors to Boston University located almost directly across Commonwealth Avenue, near the corner of Granby Street. Metered parking is sometimes available nearby on Commonwealth Avenue, Beacon Street, or Bay State Road.