Directions and Parking
The MBTA is very convenient to Farr Academy. Take the Red Line to the
Central Square stop. Use the Essex Street exit. This will take you directly
across the street from the beginning of Pearl Street. Cross Massachusetts
Avenue and walk three blocks down Pearl Street. Farr Academy is located
at the corner of Auburn Street on the right.
I 90 / The Massachusetts Turnpike:
Take the Mass Pike East and bear right after the toll booth to go toward
Cambridge. Take the Cambridge/Brighton exit. Go over the bridge in the
middle lane, crossing Memorial Drive and continuing straight on River
Street. Follow River Street and take a right onto Franklin Street (before
Massachusetts Avenue). Take the second right onto Pearl Street. Farr Academy
is one block down on the right at the corner of Auburn Street.
Take Route 2 East. Bear right
at the traffic light onto Alewife Brook Parkway (Routes 2/3/16). Go over
the bridge, past the Alewife T Station, through the next light, and over
the 2nd bridge. At the rotary bear left onto Concord Avenue (Routes 2/3/16).Turn
right at the next rotary onto Fresh Pond Parkway (Routes 2/3/16). Continue
on Fresh Pond Parkway and follow signs to Memorial Drive. Turn left onto
Memorial Drive continuing along the Charles River. Turn left onto River
Street following the sign to Central Square. Turn right onto Franklin
Street (before Massachusetts Avenue) and go two blocks. Turn right onto
Pearl Street. Farr Academy is one block down on the right at the corner
of Auburn Street.
Take 93 to exit 16. Bear left onto Southampton Street. Southampton becomes
Massachusetts Avenue. Follow Massachusetts Avenue over the Massachusetts
Avenue Bridge into Cambridge. Pass Brookline Street and take your first
left onto Pearl Street. Farr
Academy is one block down on the right at the corner of Auburn Street.
There is parking next to the building on Auburn Street between 9am - 2pm.
There is also parking in front of Farr Academy on Pearl Street and there
is one hour parking on the other side of Pearl Street. If you cannot find
street parking by the school, there is a Parking Garage on Green Street.
From Massachusetts Avenue, Green Street is the first right off of Pearl
Street. If you have come down Pearl Street to park, and there is no street
parking available, you can get to the garage by taking your first left
after Farr Academy onto Watson Street. Turn left at the stop sign onto
Brookline Street. Take a left onto Green Street. After you cross Pearl
Street, the Garage is immediately on your left.