Old South Meeting House

Built in 1729, the Old South Meeting House was a Congregational church and the largest gathering place for popular politics in Revolutionary Boston. Today it is a busy museum, treasured landmark, and active center for civic dialogue and free expression.

Learn more about the History of the Building.


Directions & Parking

 

Old South Meeting House

310 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02108

617-482-6439

Google Maps

The entrance to Old South Meeting House is located on the west side of the building, on Washington Street, just a few steps off the red brick line of the Freedom Trail. If using GPS, be sure to enter 02108 as the zip code.


  • Orange / Blue Line to State Street (Stations located beneath the Old State House and Old South Meeting House)
  • Green Line to Government Center (The Old State House is one block south down Court Street)
  • Red Line to Downtown Crossing (Follow Washington Street east several blocks)
There are several parking garages in the vicinity of the Old State House and Old South Meeting House. A few recommendations:
  • Post Office Square Garage
    Zero Post Office Square
    Boston, MA 02109
    617-423-1430
    posquare.com
  • Pi Alley Garage
    275 Washington Street
    Boston, MA 02201
    617-720-2006
    pialleygarage.com
  • 75 State Street Garage
    75 State Street
    Boston, MA 02109
    617-742-7275
    75statestreetgarage.com


Hours & Admission

 

  • Sundays: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Mondays: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Tuesdays: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Wednesdays: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Thursdays: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Fridays: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Saturdays: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

PLEASE NOTE:

The Old South Meeting House will be closed for a private event the morning of Sunday, November 21 and will open at 1PM.

The Old South Meeting House will be closed on Thursday, November 25 in observance of Thanksgiving Day.


The unique relationship between these two iconic sites creates a rich and dynamic story that speaks to the heart of urgent questions about self-government, free speech, and the role of civic engagement in a free society. Visit both museums for one price.

  • Adults $15
  • Seniors (65+) $14
  • Students $14
  • Children (12 and under) $8
  • Members FREE

For more information on memberships, please visit our Become a Member page.

*Does not apply to groups of 10 or more.


For group ticket inquiries, please email booking@revolutionaryspaces.org and include the number of visitors, the type of group you are (school, corporate, family, etc), and the date and time you'd like to visit.
Revolutionary Spaces is proud to provide FREE admission to the following groups:
  • US Military and Veterans (Blue Star Museums)
  • Massachusetts Teachers
  • EBT cardholders


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