Lemuel Shattuck Hospital
170 Morton Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Tel: (617) 522-8110
Fax: (617) 971-3850
Access by Public Transportation
The Hospital is convenient to the Orange line, Green line buses and commuter rail to the Forest Hills station. A shuttle van runs regularly from the Hyde Park Avenue side of the station to the hospital.
The #16 MBTA bus leaves Forest Hills and passes thru Franklin Park and stops at the hospital's entrance.
The #21 MBTA bus travels from Forest Hills on Morton St. to Ashmont, stopping at the pedestrian entrance to the Hospital on Morton St.
The #31 MBTA bus leaves Forest Hills and travels on Morton St. to Mattapan Square, it also stops at the pedestrian entrance to the hospital on Morton St
Driving Directions to Lemuel Shattuck Hospital
The Lemuel Shattuck Hospital is located at the entrance to Franklin Park in Jamaica Plain. There are many routes that can bring you to the hospital but here's the simplest and most direct.
From Rt. 128: From Rt 128, take exit 15 which is Rt. 1, Dedham. Stay on Rt 1 North, past the Dedham malls, the V.A. Hospital, and several sets of stop lights, this is also called VFW Parkway. You will come to rotary and go straight through continuing on Rt. 1 until you reach what appears to be the end of the road. At this point, take a left (this is a continuation of Rt l N), you will pass the Faulkner Hospital on your left. Soon you will reach a Rotary, take your first right, onto the Arborway. Stay Straight, over an overpass, until you reach another Rotary. Go ¾ of the way around the Rotary and turn Right (you should see a sign for Franklin Park and the Lemuel Shattuck Hospital pointing you in this direction). The entrance to the Lemuel Shattuck Hospital is just ahead on your right.
Traveling from Boston: Driving outbound on Storrow Drive west, take the Fenway exit and continue west on Boylston Street. Follow Boylston to the Riverway (Rt. 1) Drive straight until you reach a Rotary (approximately 4 miles). Go Halfway around it (stay on Rt. 1) and continue Straight. You will quickly reach a second Rotary where you will take the second right, onto the Arborway. Stay Straight, over an overpass, until you reach a third Rotary. Go 3/4 of the way around the Rotary, and take a right (you should see a sign for Franklin Park and the Lemuel Shattuck Hospital pointing you in this direction). The entrance to the Lemuel Shattuck Hospital is just ahead on your right.
Traveling from the West:Traveling the Mass Turnpike east, take Rt. 128 south exit. Follow directions from Rt 128 given above.
This information is provided by the within the Department of Public Health.