AFRICAN MEETING HOUSE
ABIEL SMITH SCHOOL
Two National Historic Landmarks, exhibits, tours,
gift store, events.
46 Joy Street, Beacon Hill
14A Beacon Street, 1st floor
14 Beacon Street, Suite 401
10:00AM TO 4:00PM
Monday through Saturday
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas,
and New Years Day
MAAH MEMBERS - Free
12 yrs & under - Free
13 - 17 yrs - $3.00
Seniors 62+ - $3.00 &
FROM STORROW DRIVE
Take Government Center exit to Cambridge
Street; pass Massachusetts General Hospital [left]. Go approx. 1/2 mile to Joy Street [right]. Park and walk up
Joy Street. Use map or call for
drop off directions.
Validated Parking Nearby
ONLY APPROVED LOT/HOURS: $5.00
Charles River Garage | lower level
209 Cambridge Street, Boston
APPROVED ON LOWER LEVEL ONLY:
Under the Whole Foods and
the Wyndham Hotel. Bring your green ticket in to the Museum
for validation stamp.
APPROVED FOR THESE HOURS ONLY:
• weeknight events after 4pm
• weekends after 10am
BRING TICKET TO MAAH FOR STAMP:
Normal rates apply except with MAAH validation, as noted above.
WALK UP TO MAAH:
Walk out of garage, turn left onto Cambridge Street, go one block to Joy Street, turn right and walk up the hill to #46, on the right.
the Red or Green Line to Park Street.
up Park toward
the State House (gold dome) to Beacon Street. Turn left onto Beacon
and right onto
Joy Street. The Museum is located at 46 Joy Street.
Take the Blue
Line to Bowdoin Street Monday-Friday only 6:30 am to 6:30 pm. Cross
Cambridge Street, Turn right and walk one block and turn left on Joy Street.
MBTA Trip Planner for train and bus schedules, and other transportation options.
Black Heritage Trail® Tours
FREE GUIDED WALKING TOURS
by National Park Service Rangers, Boston African
American National Historic Site (BOAF):
• Memorial Day to Labor Day:
Monday - Saturday
SUMMER |10:00am, 12:00noon, 2:00pm
• Labor Day to Memorial Day:
Tuesday - Saturday
FALL | Labor Day - November 25: 2:00pm only
WINTER | No tours November 26 - March 17
SPRING | March 17 - Memorial Day: 2:00pm only
SELF-GUIDED WALKING TOUR MAPS
Call BOAF at 617.742.5415 for information about
Black Heritage Trai® Tours, seasonal group tours,
and tours from the Faneuil Hall Visitor Center.
Facilities & Information
RESTROOMS, MAPS, AND INFORMATION
AT OUR BOSTON CAMPUS
46 JOY STREET, BEACON HILL.
While you are there, please tour our National Historic Landmarks, view our exhibits, and don't forget to make
a generous tax-deductible donation. Your support helps maintain our historic sites and ongoing programs.
Become a member or make a gift today!