JOHN F. KENNEDY SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT
Address: 79 John F. Kennedy Street (Harvard Square),
Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone(s): + (617) 495-1100
The conference will take place in 3 buildings at the Kennedy School.
Photo ID is required to enter Harvard facilities.
To see a city map of Cambridge, Massachussets, click here.
To see a map of the John F. Kennedy School of Government, click here.
Taxi Cabs from Logan Airport
Estimated arrival time: 20-30 minutes
Estimated fares: $30-$45 (subject to change)
- Yellow Cab: ++ (617) 547-3000
- Ambassador Brattle Cab: ++ (617) 492-1100
- Green Cab: ++ (617) 623-6000
- Union Taxi: ++ (617) 661-2500
- US Shuttle: ++ (617) 894-3100 (door-to-door service for Logan Airport)
Subway from Logan Airport
Take shuttle bus to AIRPORT subway (Blue Line)
Blue Line inbound to GOVERNMENT CENTER (four stops)
Green Line inbound to PARK STREET (one stop)
Red Line outbound, direction ALEWIFE (HARVARD is the fourth stop)
For more information on the subway directions and fares, click here.
Arrival at Harvard Square Station
Come out of the station near the Harvard News Stand, you will be facing the Harvard Coop. Head left down JFK Street towards the river. You will pass Pizzeria Uno on your left and Urban Outfitters on your right. Continue down the street for three blocks. The third block is Eliot Street and the Eliot Street Cafe (Dunkin’ Donuts) is on the corner. The Kennedy School is directly across the street from the Eliot Street Cafe (Dunkin’ Donuts).
The Harvard Square Hotel
Address: 110 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone(s): + (617) 864-5200
Website: The Havard Square Hotel Website
Notes: Located across the street from the Kennedy School, this recently refurbished hotel has 73 rooms. High speed internet is available in all rooms, parking available at an additional charge.
The Sheraton Commander
Address: 16 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA
Phone(s): + (617) 547-4800
Website: The Sheraton Commander Website
Notes: Located within 10 minutes walk of the Kennedy School, this large hotel has all the traditional amenities, including high speed internet, fitness center and restaurant.
Doubletree Guest Suites Boston
Address: 400 Soldiers Field Road, Cambridge, MA 02134
Phone(s): + (617) 783-0090
Website: Double Guest Suites Boston Website
A Bed & Breakfast in Cambridge
Address: 1657 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone(s): + (877) 994-0844 or (617) 868-7082
Website: A Bed & Breakfast in Cambridge Website
Notes: Small historic B&B located a 15 minute walk from the Kennedy School. This option is less expensive than many of the larger hotels and includes a gourmet breakfast. There are only three rooms, however, and pets, smoking and children under 12 are not allowed. Parking available.
A Friendly Inn at Harvard Square
Address: 1673 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone(s): + (617) 547-7851
Website: A Friendly Inn at Harvard Square Website
Notes: The Friendly Inn is a 15 minute walk to the Kennedy School. Breakfast included and DSL is available in every room. Parking available.
The Irving House
Address: 24 Irving Street,
Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone(s): + (617) 547-4600
Website: The Irving House Website
Notes: Located about 15 minutes from the Kennedy School, rooms include wireless internet and Continental breakfast. Handicap accessible.