Just a ten minute walk from Harvard Square, Beacon Street boasts dining & nightlife, convenient retailers, the landmark mixed-use office & retail building at 120 Beacon Street, as well as easy access to the Cambridge Health Alliance.
Along Beacon Street is the gateway to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (whose early members included John Hancock, John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and George Washington, and Alexander Hamilton). In the shadow of Harvard University, Beacon Street runs from near Porter Square across Washington Street/Kirkland Street to Inman Square -- a straight shot to Kendall Square and MIT. © 2006-2008
Helping to make all of Somerville a great place to visit, live, work, study, play and shop, the members of the Chamber's Beacon Street Business Interest Group are...