Tsai Performance Center
685 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

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MBTA Information

Green Line “B” train, “Boston University East” stop.
Using the MBTA is the easiest way to visit us. We are directly across the street from this stop. Look for the doors under the large red banner!


Red Sox games and events at Fenway impact available parking in our neighborhood. We encourage guests to use public transportation or check the game schedule and allow appropriate time to locate parking.

Purchasing tickets in advance? Inquire with the ticket seller if special arrangements have been made for your group.

Parking lots along Commonwealth Avenue
Parking facilities are located at 700 Commonwealth Ave (Warren Towers Garage, open 24hrs a day), 665 Commonwealth Avenue (Granby Lot), and 549 Commonwealth Avenue (Kenmore Lot). A flat rate of $12 is offered after 3 pm and on Saturdays, but rates do increase when events are scheduled at Fenway Park. Additional information is available from Parking & Transportation Services. Your vehicle may be subject to towing if you park in a BU parking lot without the appropriate permit/pass.

Metered Parking
Metered parking is available along Commonwealth Avenue, Bay State Road, and Granby Street. Meters are free after 6 pm daily as well as all day on Sunday. Street parking is the best option on Saturday evenings and Sundays.

Parking lot at 240 Bay State Road (behind Tsai Center)
This lot is only for BU permit holders and Tsai Center deliveries.
Take Bay State Road to the end where the parking kiosk is located. As you pull in next to the kiosk, you will be facing the back entrances of the Tsai Center. Your vehicle may be subject to towing if you park in this parking lot without the appropriate permit/pass.


Boston University is committed to providing equal and integrated access for individuals with disabilities to all the academic, social, cultural, and recreational programs we offer. Learn more about accessibility to the Tsai Center.