From the North:
Driving south through Boston on the Central Artery (Interstate 93/Route
3), take Exit 18, "Mass. Ave./Roxbury", just after the exit for
the Mass. Turnpike. Watch signs carefully on the ramp as it winds through
the Big Dig area and makes a right turn at a light. Turn left at the stoplight
at Mass. Ave. and proceed one-half mile to Shirley Street on the right,
across from the Victoria Restaurant. It is just before the railroad trestle.
Turn right onto Shirley Street and proceed four blocks. Shirley Place will
be on your left at the top of the hill. You may park on Shirley Street.
From the West:
Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (Interstate 90) to the last (Downtown
Boston) exit. Take Rte. 3/Interstate 93 South, then follow directions
From Back Bay, Boston:
Take Massachusetts Avenue south past Boston City Medical Center, and continue
one-half mile to Shirley Street on the right. It is just before the railroad
trestle. Turn right and follow directions above.
By Public Transportation:
Take the MBTA Orange Line to Ruggles
Station, then Bus #15 to Dudley Square and Shirley Street.
From the South:
Driving north on the Central Artery (Interstate 93/Route3), take Exit 15,
"Columbia Road". At bottom of ramp follow directions around to
right and around rotary to reverse direction and go under highway. At third
traffic light, take diagonal right on Massachusetts Ave. Directly after
the railroad trestle, turn left on Shirley Street, across from the Victoria
Restaurant. Proceed about four blocks. Shirley Place will be on your left
at the top of the hill.
For directions from outside the Boston area, use MapQuest.
Additional Parking can be found at the Ralph Waldo Emerson School rear parking lot on Shirley Street.
Tours will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Thursdays through Sunday. Any group tour can be arranged at any time by calling (617) 442-2275 or emailing us here at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tours take about an hour. Admission is $7 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Members and guests are free. The Shirley-Eustis House also participates in the following discounts: AAA Member and Time Traveler's members receive $1 off admission while Blue Star Museum members are free all summer!
If your group is larger the 10 people, the tour should be arranged in advanced by calling (617) 442-2272 or sending us an e-mail. Educational Programming Groups: Please see the EDUCATION tab for custom and pre-designed programming for your school or group.
During our off season, tours can be arranged by appointment except during the months of December and January when we are closed.