AFRICAN MEETING HOUSE
ABIEL SMITH SCHOOL
Two National Historic Landmarks, exhibits, talks, tours, videos, programs, and
46 Joy Street, Beacon Hill
OCTOBER 1 - MAY 31
10:00AM TO 4:00PM
Monday through Saturday
HOLIDAY MUSEUM HOURS
The Boston campus on Joy Street
is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day.
HOLIDAY OFFICE HOURS
The MAAH Welcome Center and Administrative Offices on Beacon Street are closed New Years Eve through Monday January 4, 2016.
MAAH MEMBERS - Free
12 yrs & under - Free
13 - 17 yrs - $3.00
Seniors 62+ - $3.00 &
14A Beacon Street, ground level
14 Beacon Street, suite 401
Boston, MA 02108
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.
$5 Validated Parking Nearby
ONLY APPROVED LOT/HOURS:
Charles River Plaza Garage|
underground parking* (website)
207 Cambridge Street, Boston
• weeknight events after 4pm
• weekends after 10am
UNDERGROUND LEVEL ONLY:
Under the Whole Foods and
the Wyndham Hotel.
MAAH VALIDATION STAMP:
Normal rates apply except with MAAH validation. Bring your green ticket in to the Museum store or event during approved hours (see above) for validation stamp.
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 Interpretive Rangers, Boston African
American National Historic Site (BOAF):
FALL Labor Day - November 25:
WINTER November 26 - May 3:
No guided tours
SPRING May 3 - May 26:
2:00pm tours only,
Tuesday through Thursday
SUMMER May 30 - Labor Day:
10am, 12pm, and 2pm,
Monday through Saturday
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!