Directions to Pierce Boathouse


Pierce Boathouse
MIT Building W8
409 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA 02139


From North or South: Take I-93 to Exit 26 toward Storrow Drive. Merge onto Storrow Drive /Route 28 South.  Follow Storrow Drive along the river to the Massachusetts Avenue exit (on the left).  Take right at end of exit, and turn left onto Memorial Drive immediately after crossing the Charles River.  Boathouse is on the left.


From West: Follow Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) East to Exit 18. At fork in road bear right (toward Cambridge). Cross Charles River. Take right at end of bridge onto Memorial Drive. Boathouse is on the right before Massachusetts Avenue.

  • Attendees of Intercollegiate and Special Events will be allowed to park in the West Garage (125 Vassar Street) one hour prior to their event start time.  If West Garage is full, West Annex Lot is available. 
  • There will be a charge of $5.00 collected by the Parking Attendant. Note the Parking Office has informed us that they will only take cash for payment at this time.