Boston Attractions, Directions + RestaurantsVISIT US
We welcome all visitors…
We’re excited to welcome you to the Society of Arts + Crafts, the hub for contemporary craft in Boston. As a cultural anchor in the thriving Seaport District, SA+C presents dynamic exhibitions, a retail gallery filled with one-of-a-kind objects at a variety of price points handmade by American artists, and an artist-in-residence program. We regularly offer programs, artist talks, and other unique cultural experiences that make SA+C a destination to return to again and again for in-the-know Boston residents, craft and design enthusiasts, and visitors looking to bring home a special token from Boston. We also rent out our galleries for private events; learn more here.
We highly recommend visitors take public transportation to get to our gallery. SA+C is located just a short walk from the Courthouse stop on the MBTA Silver Line, as well as a less than 20 minute walk from South Station.
Red Line Directions:
Arrive at South Station on the red line and then either walk through the beautiful Fort Point and Seaport neighborhoods or walk less by taking the Silver Line to Courthouse Station.
From Courthouse Station:
Walk along Seaport Blvd, heading away from downtown and the financial district. Look for District Hall to the left before coming up on 100 Pier 4 Blvd. Our entrance is located to the right of the Ocean Prime Restaurant.
Parking is also available at several locations nearby:
+ 85 Northern Avenue lot on the northeast corner of Seaport Blvd and 100 Pier 4 Blvd
+ One Seaport Garage – 75 Sleeper St directly across from the Envoy Hotel
+ Fan Pier Garage - One Marina Park Dr
If heading to our gallery with Uber or Lyft, use the address of Ocean Prime restaurant, 140 Seaport Blvd, Boston, MA 02210. Our entrance is located to the right past the entrance of Ocean Prime.
SA+C is also located right across from a BlueBikes docking station! Enjoy a beautiful ride over Fort Point Channel as you head down to visit us in the Seaport.
SA+C is fully wheelchair- and stroller-accessible. If you have any additional questions, please call us at 617-266-1810.
Kids and Dogs
Children and dogs are welcome at SA+C! Some areas of our galleries have fragile or sensitive objects, so some caution is required. However, most of our gallery space is a welcoming environment for parents and children to explore and learn about contemporary craft.
AttractionsInstitute of Contemporary Art
The ICA is free and open until 9pm on Thursday, just like us!
Boston Tea Party Museum
A tourist must, located just a 10 minute walk away.
Boston Harbor Walk
This view of the Boston Harbor that can't be beat.
Boston Children's Museum
Boston Children’s Museum is the second oldest, and one of the most influential children’s museums in the world.
Lawn on D
This is a place to see and be seen; sort of like a playground for adults.
Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
Catch a concert after a great day in the Seaport.
We're neighbors so we might be biased, but we love Ocean Prime.
District Hall (Gather / Brew)
A coffee shop, innovative workspace, and restaurant combined, this is a great place to meet and grab a bite in the Seaport.
sweetgreen (Fort Point)
Counter-serve chain specializing in organic salads, soup & bowls.
Temazcal Tequila Cantina
This is our favorite place for after-work margaritas.
Drink handcrafted beer and try their extra large soft pretzels.
No Name Restaurant
No-frills seafood mainstay since 1917