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Center for Medical Simulation (CMS)

100 First Avenue, Suite 400
Boston, MA 02129-2011
Phone: 617-726-3034
Fax: 617-726-3046
Email: info@harvardmedsim.org
Website: https://www.harvardmedsim.org

Directions to Center for Medical Simulation (CMS)
via Public Transportation using the
Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (MBTA)

The Center for Medical Simulation is located in the Charlestown Navy Yard at:
100 First Avenue (Building #39), 4th Floor, Suite #400, Boston, MA 02129-2011 USA. CMS on Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/SdfHW

There are multiple ways to get to CMS in the Charlestown Navy Yard using public transportation. The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) offers bus and ferry service within a few blocks of CMS.

Commuter Rail/Subway:

The North Station stop (Green Line / Orange Line and Commuter Rail from points north, east, and west) is the closest subway stop (a 20 minute walk away or take the Partners Healthcare Shuttle Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Charlestown Navy Yard (CNY) route which stops at North Station). 

Bus:

The Route 93 bus outbound service (via Haymarket - Orange Line) stops a few blocks away. 

Charlestown Ferry:

The Charlestown Ferry (F4) runs from Long Wharf (Aquarium stop on the Blue Line) to Terry Ring Way - just a few blocks away from CMS. The Ferry is within walking distance of South Station (Red Line, Commuter Rail from points south and west) and State Street (Orange Line and Blue Line).

Subway and bus rides cost around $2 each way from within the Boston area.
The Charlestown Ferry is $3 each way.


Directions to Center for Medical Simulation (CMS)
via Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)

Center for Medical Simulation (CMS)
100 First Avenue, Suite 400
Boston, MA 02129-2011
Phone: 617-726-3034
Email: info@harvardmedsim.org
Website: https://www.harvardmedsim.org
Directions: https://harvardmedsim.org/contact-directions.php

Commuter Rail / Subway

MBTA Green Line subway train carThe North Station stop on the Green Line / Orange Line and Commuter Rail (from points north, east, and west) is the closest subway stop to CMS. North Station is about 1 mile from our location. The Partners Healthcare shuttle from MGH to CNY stops outside of North Station or it's about a 20 minute walk.

The cost of a subway ride is $2.10 with a CharlieCard or $2.65 with cash or a CharlieTicket. Each subway station has a terminal to purchase a CharlieTicket with cash or credit card.

Walking Directions to CMS from North Station

  1. Exit North Station onto Causeway Street.
  2. Walk east up Causeway Street towards Beverly St.
  3. Turn left onto Beverly St (just after small park).
  4. Continue on Beverly St to the pathway over the Gridley Locks (next to Massachusetts State Police Marine Section).
  5. As you exit the locks, turn right on the pathway through Paul Revere Park and head towards the Charlestown Bridge
  6. At the split in the path, take the left pathway that curves left, parallel to the Charlestown Bridge.
  7. At the end of the path, turn right onto Water St and walk under the Charlestown Bridge.
  8. Water St becomes Constitution Road (past the Marriott on your right). Continue to walk along Consitution Road and into Gate 1 of the Navy Yard.
  9. Walk through the Navy Yard (past the U.S.S. Constitution and U.S.S. Constitution Museum and finally the guard station on your right).
  10. Continue straight ahead on First Avenue. Walk past 6th and 7th Streets.
  11. CMS is just after 7th Street on the left hand side, 100 First Avenue, Building #39
  12. Enter through the archway and into the entrance on the left.
  13. CMS is on the fourth floor.

Total walking distance = 1 mile.


Directions to Center for Medical Simulation (CMS)
via Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)

Center for Medical Simulation (CMS)
100 First Avenue, Suite 400
Boston, MA 02129-2011
Phone: 617-726-3034
Email: info@harvardmedsim.org
Website: https://www.harvardmedsim.org
Directions: https://harvardmedsim.org/contact-directions.php

Bus

MBTA Bus (Route 93 bus pictured)MBTA bus route 93 is the main route that services this area. There are several bus stops nearby. The closest stop to CMS is the corner of Chelsea St and 5th Ave.

Note: There is a Route 93c that periodically runs down First Avenue through the Navy Yard. Refer to the MBTA Bus 93 schedule for its times.

The cost of a bus ride depends on the type of bus and method of payment so the cost ranges from $1.60 to $6.80. Buses accept CharlieCards, CharlieTickets, or cash. NOTE: Buses accept cash in exact change only (e.g. if you only have $2 and the fare is $1.60, you will not receive $0.40 change).

Walking Directions to CMS from the corner of Chelsea St and 5th Ave

  1. Walk one block down 5th Street to the stop sign (towards the water).
  2. Turn left onto First Avenue. 
  3. Walk past 6th and 7th Streets.
  4. CMS is just after 7th Street on the left hand side, 100 First Avenue, Building #39
  5. Enter through the archway and into the entrance on the left.
  6. CMS is on the fourth floor.

Total walking distance = 0.2 miles.


Directions to Center for Medical Simulation (CMS)
via Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)

Center for Medical Simulation (CMS)
100 First Avenue, Suite 400
Boston, MA 02129-2011
Phone: 617-726-3034
Email: info@harvardmedsim.org
Website: https://www.harvardmedsim.org
Directions: https://harvardmedsim.org/contact-directions.php

Inner Harbor Ferry: F4, the Charlestown Ferry

Charlestown FerryThe MBTA boat route that services this area is F4, the Charlestown Ferry. The Charlestown Ferry runs between Long Wharf, Boston and the Charlestown Navy Yard. The Navy Yard stop debarks at the Charlestown Navy Yard Ferry Terminal, Pier 3 located at the end of Baxter Road (same pier as the USS Constitution Museum).

The cost of an Inner Harbor ferry ride depends on the type of boat and method of payment but generally, the cost is $3.25 each way. The ferry only accepts cash, not CharlieCards or CharlieTickets.

Ferry Links

MBTA F4 Route, the Charlestown Ferry: http://mbta.com/schedules_and_maps/boats/lines/?route=F4
MBTA Ferry Fares: http://mbta.com/fares_and_passes/boats/
MBTA Subway Fare with CharlieCard or CharlieTicket: http://mbta.com/fares_and_passes/charlie/
Partners Healthcare shuttle from MGH to CNY: https://www.harvardmedsim.org/pop-directions-partners-shuttle.php#mgh

Walking Directions to CMS from the CNY Ferry Terminal, Pier 3

  1. Walk up Baxter Road toward First Avenue, past the USS Constitution Museum on your left.
  2. Once you reach First Avenue, turn right.
  3. Walk about two blocks on First Avenue
  4. CMS is just after 7th Street on the left hand side, 100 First Avenue, Building #39
  5. Enter through the archway and into the entrance on the left.
  6. CMS is on the fourth floor.

Total walking distance = 0.28 miles.