Massachusetts State House


24 Beacon St., Room 1, Boston, MA 02108


Emergency (617) 722-1188

DCR Rangers (24 Hours)

Emergency (617) 727-1000

BSH Control Center (24 Hours)

Emergency (617) 727-2917

Massachusetts State Police


(617) 727-7700
Transit friendly

Details of Massachusetts State House

Hours for Massachusetts State House

Building Hours

Monday - Friday:
9:00 am-5:00 pm

Parking at Massachusetts State House

There is no public parking available. Nearby parking options are listed below:

LAZ Parking - Ashburton Lot
12 Ashburton Place
Outdoor Lot

SP PLUS Parking - 100 Cambridge Street Parking Facility
30 Somerset Street
Indoor Garage

LAZ Parking
73 Tremont Place
Indoor Garage — Valet Parking
VPNE Beacon Street Lot
17 Beacon Street
Outdoor Lot — Valet Parking

Boston Common Garage
0 Charles St  (between Boylston St-Beacon St)


Facilities at Massachusetts State House

  • Free Wi-Fi is available using the access point "Statehouse-Public-Wifi"
  • Public restrooms are located on all levels except the third floor. A family restroom is located on the basement level of the East Wing.

Services at Massachusetts State House

Accessibility at Massachusetts State House

The Ashburton Park Entrance on Bowdoin Street is the accessible entrance to the State House. Visitors using The RIDE should use the Capitol Coffee House at 122 Bowdoin Street as the drop off point. This is directly across the street from the Ashburton Park Entrance.

Wheelchairs and walkers are available for loan upon request at the Ashburton Park Entrance.

Restrictions at Massachusetts State House

The following are not permitted inside the State House:

  • Dangerous weapons (Only sworn Federal, State, County and Municipal law enforcement officers duly authorized to carry a weapon may do so while inside the State House)
  • Cut fresh Christmas trees, wreaths, etc.
  • Open flames
  • Smoking
  • Pets or other animals with the exception of service animals
Image credits:  Exterior photo of State House (Ayanna Clark)