Map & Directions
SHOWA BOSTON INSTITUTE FOR LANGUAGE AND CULTURE
420 Pond Street
Boston, MA 02130
Located six miles from downtown Boston, the Showa Boston campus rests on a quiet, wooded hilltop overlooking the city skyline.
Train & Bus
Subway (MBTA known as “T”)
Riverside branch of the MBTA’s “Green Line” (D) from Boston to Reservoir Station.
It is about 10 minutes by car (take a bus or taxi) from the station.
Bus from Reservoir Station
At Reservoir Station walk upstairs and take No. 51 bus (Cleveland Circle departure, Forest Hills bound) to the corner of Clyde St Opp Whitney St, (T-junction of the Newton Street) get off there. Take a left on Newton Street. After 80 yards Newton Street forks to right and turns into Pond Street when crossing Brookline/ Boston line. Showa is on the right just after the Larz Anderson Park. Walk will take 15 to 20 minutes.
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Car or Taxi
Take Huntington Avenue (Route 9 west) past the Museum of Fine Arts onto Route 1 South/Providence (Jamaica Way). Follow Route 1 South (also referred to as River Way / Jamaica Way) for 2/3 miles until you pass Jamaica Pond on right.
After you pass Jamaica Pond;take a right at the first signal onto Pond Street. Follow half a mile (5000-6000 meters). At top of hill, turn left at blue sign for Showa Boston.
- Take I-95(Highway 128) to exit 20, Route 9 Eastbound. Follow Route 9 for 4 1/4 miles (5 km) to Lee Street (past Chestnut Hill Mall on left, Atrium Mall on right).
- Take right on Lee Street and follow to the end, then take a left on Newton Street.
- At the fork in the road about 80 yards up bear right, this is still Newton Street. When you cross the town line from Brookline to Boston, Newton Street becomes Pond Street.
- Showa is on the right just after the Larz Anderson Park sign of Showa Boston on the right hand side.