Directions to my House
Cambridge, MA 02139
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OrientationBroadway runs from Harvard Square to Kendall Square. My house is about a mile from Harvard and half a mile from Kendall. The nearest cross street is Windsor St. My building is an 8-unit condo, with each unit having its own door, and each door well-marked with a different address. Some of our neighbors think of it as the pink building.
- Take the red line to Kendall or Central; the distance is about equal.
- From Kendall, find Broadway and walk until you get to 233,
which will be the last house in the block after Karli's gas station
on your right.
- The easiest way to find Broadway from the Kendall Square T station is to go straight through the Lobby of the Marriott Hotel.
- This will put you on Broadway; you want to turn left to get to my house.
- From Central, the safest is to take Prospect St. to Broadway (Store 24 is on the corner). Right on Broadway. Windsor St. is the second light.
- You can also take the #1 (Mass Ave.) bus. Getting off at Windsor St. is the closest. When I take the bus either late at night or in bad weather I get off at MIT, and walk through the MIT buildings as far as possible.
From North or South:
- 93 or the expressway to Storrow Drive to the Kendall Square exit.
- Cross the river on the Longfellow Bridge, get on to Broadway at Kendall Square. (It used to be a right fork; it is now the closest thing to straight you can go.)
- 233 is on the right in the block after Karli's Gas Station.
- Mass Pike to the Alston tolls.
- Cross the river; stay on River St. until Central Square.
- Continue as straight as possible; you will now be on Prospect St.
- Broadway is the second light; there is a Store 24 on the corner. Turn right on Broadway.
- My house is on the left in the block after the second light.
- Route 2 to Concord Ave (the second rotary after the Fresh Pond shopping center.
- Concord Ave. to Harvard Square.
- Go under Harvard via the short tunnel, and take the right fork coming out of the tunnel. This is Broadway.
- My house is just over a mile from here, on the left.
PARKING:Broadway is resident only parking, except on Sunday. They are not enforcing this outside of business hours. If you are worried, there is a commercially zoned area a block towards Kendall Square with parking meters which aren't in force in the evening.
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Last modified: 2006-04-05 10:17, 2007