Visiting Boston and the UUA
Update: All Tours of UUA Headquarters Suspended
Because of coronavirus concerns, the headquarters offices of the UUA are currently closed to visitors. We ask that you contact us directly before making plans to visit our offices in Boston.
During this time, we are fully operational as a virtual organization.
For more information contact info [at] uua [dot] org.
Welcome to 24 Farnsworth St., the headquarters of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA). Located in the Innovation District of downtown Boston, MA, 24 Farnsworth is home to the offices of the UUA, UU World, Skinner House Books, Beacon Press, and the Church of the Larger Fellowship.
We welcome visitors to stop by our offices from 10 am - 3 pm for a guided tour. Tours begin on the hour or half hour and take approximately 30 minutes.
**Updated 02/28/2019 We are now scheduling all tours via this form.
For more information, please contact Zipporah Legarde with the Office of Outreach and Public Witness by calling (617) 948-6103 or via info [at] uua [dot] org.
Directions to the UUA Headquarters
- Farnsworth Street Garage
17 Farnsworth Street
Phone: (617) 737-5400
- Stilling Street Garage
29-49 Stilling Street
There is no street parking available on Farnsworth St. Check with parking garages for current pricing information. No matter which way you travel, be sure to give yourself lots of time to find your way, get around in city traffic, and find parking.
By Public Transportation
Bus and subway fare information is available through the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) website.
Take the Red Line, Commuter Rail, or Amtrak to Boston's South Station.
To get to our building from South Station:
You exit the station onto Summer Street and turn right.
Turn left onto Dorchester Avenue.
Turn right onto Congress St.
Turn left onto Farnsworth St. The UUA will be #24 on your left. (10 minute walk total).
From Logan Airport
The MBTA Silver Line (SL1 Bus) does curbside pickup and drop off at Terminals A, B, C, and E. It is an 11-21 minute ride from the terminal to Courthouse Station, and a 3-minute walk from Courthouse Station to the UUA. Purchase a fare at the Charlie Card kiosk in your terminal.
Directions from Courthouse Station:
Turn right out of the station.
Walk around the station to a long parking lot, facing tall buildings.
Turn right, walk through the parking lot, and turn left onto Farnsworth St.
To plan a trip to 24 Farnsworth St. on public transportation, use the "Trip Planner" tool on the MBTA website.
- Metro Cab: (617) 782-5500