Directions

Take Interstate 91 South. Take Exit 6 onto East Columbus Avenue, following signs for Hall of Fame Avenue. After the rail underpass, bear right onto Hall of Fame Avenue and take the 2nd left onto State Street. Proceed for three blocks and you will see the large, white marble Springfield City Library building on your left. Take the first left after the library onto Elliot Street and then the next left onto Edwards Street.

Take Interstate 91 North to Exit 6. Stay on Columbus Avenue to State Street. Turn right, proceed for three blocks and you will see the large, white marble Springfield City Library building on your left. Take the first left past the library onto Elliot Street and then the next left onto Edwards Street.

Take the Massachusetts Turnpike to Exit 6 (I–291). Exit at Dwight Street (Exit 2B), turn left. Follow Dwight to State Street. Turn left at the light, go through another light and you will see the large, white marble Springfield City Library building on your left. Take the first left past the library onto Elliot Street and then the next left onto Edwards Street.

Take the Massachusetts Turnpike to Interstate 91 South and follow I-91 South to Exit 7. Turn left on State Street, proceed for three blocks and you will see the large, white marble Springfield City Library building on your left. Take the first left past the library onto Elliot Street and then the next left onto Edwards Street.

Free Parking For Museum Visitors

Free parking is available in our lots on Edwards Street, as well as our lot on State Street across from the City Library. (Highlighted in yellow.)

Accessible parking is located in our two Edwards St. lots and the lot next to the G.W.V. Smith Art Museum. (Highlighted in yellow.) All patrons should proceed to the Welcome Center in the Science Museum for admission.

Alternative Parking

More information at SpringfieldParkingAuthority.com

The Loop Bus Service

Free electronic bus service provided by PVTA and MGM Springfield. Available Wednesday through Sunday from 10 am to 10 pm. Last service to the Museums (Quadrangle, Stop 4) at approximately 5:35 pm.

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Parking for Downtown Visitors

For your convenience, the Museums State Street Lot offers easy, accessible parking Thursday through Sunday, 5 pm to 7 am, $10, cash or credit.

Visitors pay the attendant guard and receive a ticket to display on their dashboard. All cars must be removed from the lot by 7 am. A late fee of $10 otherwise applies. Cars left past noon will be towed.