Parking Near Boston University
Located along the Charles River, Boston University is a private research university whose main campus follows Commonwealth Avenue and the Green Line, situated within Boston's Fenway-Kenmore and Allston neighborhoods. In addition, you'll find the Boston University Medical Campus in Boston's South End and the Fenway Campus in Longwood. Originally founded in Vermont, Boston University was moved to its namesake city in 1867, where it now comprises an eclectic collection of buildings featuring varying architectural styles that have been erected over the years as the university has grown.
On the campus, you'll find the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Theology, and Marsh Chapel, all boasting a collegiate gothic architectural style. The College of Arts and Sciences also houses the Tsai Performance Center, featuring a variety of musical and live performance shows, lectures, and conferences. You'll also find many traditional Brownstones throughout the university, which provide student housing and department offices. One of the most recognizable buildings on campus is the Boston University Castle on Bay State Road, a Tudor Revival mansion that is home to the alumni center and the BU Pub.
At Boston University, you'll find two art galleries, the extensive Mugar Memorial Library, and the popular outdoor greenspace known as BU Beach. Here, you can attend an event at the Agganis Arena, a multipurpose sports and entertainment center that seats around 8,000 people, depending on the configuration. While on campus, don't forget to show off your school spirit and cheer on your favorite BU Terriers team with Rhett the Boston Terrier, the school's mascot.
Unless you're a student or faculty member, finding parking near Boston University is no easy feat. If you book your parking through SpotHero, you'll not only have your parking spot waiting for you when you arrive, you'll be able to shop for the best prices around.
Is there parking available for visitors at Boston University?
Yes, you'll find parking in a variety of garages near the main campus, including the Agganis Arena Lot, Langsam Garage, Buick Street Lot, CFA Lot, and Essex St. Garage & Lot, with parking fees ranging from $10 to $40. Or you can use SpotHero to shop for the best prices around in nearby parking garages.
What kind of parking can I find in the area through SpotHero?
SpotHero works with many garages, parking lots, and private parking space owners to provide you with a variety of reasonably priced options in the area.
Does SpotHero offer parking with in-and-out privileges?
Yes, some garages, parking lots, and private space owners allow you to enter and exit more than once during the time period you reserve with SpotHero.
Nearby Parking Options
868 Beacon St. - Spot #1-4
461 Park Drive - Parallel Spot
109 Peterborough-Compact Spots 10&11
505-507 Beacon St-#2 Whole Tandem Row
395 Public Alley 414 - Personal Spot
14 Dummer St. (10 Drummer St.) - Personal Spot