Directions

MEDA is located in a renovated stone church building on the corner of Newtonville Ave. and Walnut St. in Newtonville. The entrance to the building is on 449 Newtonville Ave.

Mailing Address
288 Walnut Street
Suite 130
Newton, MA 02460

Transit

  • Conveniently located at the Newtonville stop on the Commuter Rail
  • Buses 59, 553, 554, and 556 also stop nearby

Please visit mbta.com for more information or use Google Maps.

Entrance to MEDA

Parking

  • Free 2 hour parking is available on Newtonville Ave.  (*Please do not park in the parking lot on Newtonville Ave., or you may get towed!)
  • Free all day parking after 9:30 am is available on Madison Ave. (parallel to Newtonville Ave.)
  • Metered parking is available on Walnut St.

Detailed Directions

From Points West:

  1. Take I-90 East (Mass Pike) to Exit 17 toward Newton/Watertown (about 1.7 miles from this exit)
  2. Merge onto Washington Street
  3. Slight right onto Centre Street
  4. Turn right onto Newtonville Avenue
  5. Destination will be on the right (on corner of Walnut Street and Newtonville Avenue in old church, entrance is on 449 Newtonville Ave.)

From Points East:

  1. Take I-90 West (Mass Pike) to Exit 17 toward Newton (about 1.6 miles from this exit)
  2. Merge onto Washington Street (following signs for Newton)
  3. Turn left onto Walnut Street
  4. Destination will be on the left (on corner of Walnut Street and Newtonville Avenue in old church, entrance is on 449 Newtonville Ave.)

From Points North or South of Boston:

Take Rte. 95/128 North or South to I-90 East (Mass Pike). Follow directions from Points West.

OR

Take Rte. 93 North or South to I-90 West (Mass Pike). Follow directions from Points East.