The Sackler School is located in the heart of the Health Science Campus of Tufts University in the Chinatown Section of downtown Boston. The Sackler Dean's Office is located in Suite 813 of the Sackler Building at 145 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02111.
To reach the Sackler School, please select an option from the directions listed below.
By Public Transportation
Bus, Amtrak and MBTA Commuter Rail
These modes of transportation will bring you to the South Station terminal, a ten-minute (eight-block) walk from the Health Science Campus. Walk south on Atlantic Avenue to Kneeland Street, then west on Kneeland Street to Harrison Avenue. Turn left on Harrison Avenue to 145.
Take the MBTA Orange Line to the "Tufts Medical Center" stop. Exit the subway station, following the signs to the medical center, cross Washington Street and enter Tufts Medical Center. Cross the atrium and exit to Bennett Street. Follow Bennett Street one half block to the end of the street and turn left on Harrison.
From the West and Southwest via the Massachusetts Turnpike
If you approach on the Massachusetts Turnpike (Rte 90 east), take Exit 24A, South Station and stay left once you are on the exit ramp. At the bottom of the ramp, turn left toward Chinatown. Proceed through five traffic lights (note that some are not active at certain times of the day) and turn left onto Harrison Avenue at the sixth light. If you wish to park your car, do not turn at Harrison Avenue; proceed two more blocks and turn left at Tremont Street. The garage will be on your left.
From the West and Northwest via Route 2
Approach via Route 2, take Soldiers Field Road to Storrow Drive and exit at Arlington Street. Proceed straight for six blocks to Stuart Street. Turn left on Stuart Street. As you approach Washington Street and the Health Science campus, Stuart Street will become Kneeland Street. Continue one more block to Harrison Avenue and turn right onto Harrison. For parking, proceed only to Tremont Street and turn right to reach the parking garage.
From the Southeast
Approach via the Southeast Expressway and take exit 20 and immediately enter the left lane and stay left to exit to South Station. Turn left at the end of the exit ramp toward Chinatown and continue to Kneeland Street as described for travelers approaching the campus from the Massachusetts Turnpike.
From the Northeast via Interstate 95 and the Mystic-Tobin Bridge
After crossing the bridge, follow the Fitzgerald Expressway (Interstate 93/Route 3) to Exit 23, South Station onto Purchase Street. Follow Purchase Street, which will become the Surface Artery. Turn right onto Kneeland Street. Proceed for two blocks and turn left on Harrison Avenue or if you are parking a car, continue for two more blocks to Tremont Street and turn left to reach the garage.
From the North via Interstate 93
Follow the Fitzgerald Expressway (Interstate 93/Route 3) to Exit 23, South Station onto Purchase Street. Follow Purchase Street, which will become the Surface Artery. Turn right onto Kneeland Street. Proceed for two blocks and turn left on Harrison Avenue or if you are parking a car, continue for two more blocks to Tremont Street and turn left to reach the garage.
By Cab from Logan Airport
The Tufts Health Science Campus and the Sackler School are a 15 to 20 minute cab ride from Logan Airport. If the cab driver asks for a street address, use 136 Harrison Avenue. Allow additional time during rush hour.