Directions: William James Hall

(Click HERE for a map)

Subway / T

  • Take the red line to Harvard Square.
  • Go north through Harvard Yard.
  • Pass through a gate toward the Science Center.
  • Make a slight right turn on to the small path between the Science Center and Memorial Hall (a red brick building).
  • Turn right on Kirkland Street and proceed 1.5 blocks. William James Hall (a 15-story, white building) will be on your left.

Driving Directions

Please note that parking for our studies is very limited -- if you need to drive to William James Hall, please be sure to check with the study team to see if a parking pass is available.

From the NORTH via Mass Ave (from Arlington and Somerville)

  • Go south on MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE to Cambridge. A few blocks after Porter Square, on the left, you will see Garfield, Sacramento, Wendell, Mellen, and then Everett Streets.
  • Go left onto EVERETT STREET. Everett is one block long, ending at Oxford Street.
  • Go right onto OXFORD STREET. Stay on Oxford all the way to the end, where it bends sharply left and becomes KIRKLAND STREET. Continue on Kirkland Street for one block.
  • Take your first left onto DIVINITY AVENUE.
  • Take your first right into the parking lot behind William James Hall.

From the SOUTH and EAST via Mass Ave (from Central Square)

  • Take Mass Ave. north toward Harvard Square.
  • After the fork meeting Mt. Auburn St. (past Central Square), get into the right lane of Mass. Ave.
  • Follow Mass. Ave. as it bears right entering Harvard Square (the Yard will be to your right).
  • The road splits, you want to stay right - you will then see a green sign for Kirkland, Cambridge, and Broadway Streets, go under the underpass and get into the left lane immediately (Firehouse on your right).
  • At the first light, take a left on Quincy St.
  • Go one block to the light at Kirkland St., and you will see William James Hall diagonally to the right (see picture, tall white building).
  • Take a right on Kirkland St. and zigzag an immediate left onto Divinity Ave.
  • Take your first right into the parking lot behind William James Hall.