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


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

Please visit for more information or use Google Maps.

Entrance to MEDA


  • Free 2 hour parking is available on Newtonville Ave and Bowers St.  (*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.

PLEASE NOTE: Click here to see a map of parking locations around the area.

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 righ