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Memorial Drive

Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options.

Biker’s Paradise

Flat as a pancake, excellent bike lanes.

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About this Location

Memorial Drive

Memorial Drive has a Walk Score of 63 out of 100. This location is Somewhat Walkable so some errands can be accomplished on foot.

Memorial Drive is a 19 minute walk from the Red Line at the Harvard Station - Outbound stop.

This location is in the West Cambridge neighborhood in Cambridge. Nearby parks include Lowell School Playground, Christian A Herter Park and Lowell Park.

Nearby schools include Buckingham Browne & Nichols School, Shady Hill School and St Peter Elementary School.

The closest grocery stores are Formaggio Kitchen, Fresh Pond Market and Brighton Mills.

Nearby coffee shops include Darwin's Ltd, L.A. Burdick Handmade Chocolates and Sarah's Market & Cafe'. There are four restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Au Bon Pain, Legal Sea Foods and Full Moon.

Memorial Drive is near Lowell Park, Longfellow Park and Larch Road Park.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. Memorial Drive is a Biker’s Paradise, daily errands can be accomplished on a bike. Bike sharing is available from Hubway.

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Good Transit

Memorial Drive has good transit which means many nearby public transportation options. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, RelayRides, Hertz On Demand and Enterprise CarShare.

Rail lines:

  • Red Line

    0.8 mi

  • Fitchburg/South Acton Line

    1.3 mi

Bus lines:

  • 71

    0.2 mi

  • 73

    0.2 mi

  • 72

    0.6 mi

  • 72/75

    0.6 mi

Car shares:

Bike shares:

West Cambridge Neighborhood

Memorial Drive is in the West Cambridge neighborhood. West Cambridge is the 10th most walkable neighborhood in Cambridge with a neighborhood Walk Score of 78.

Winthrop Square

Lowell Park

Longfellow Park

Nearby Apartments