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Mt Vernon St & Joy St

Walker’s Paradise

Beacon Hill Neighborhood, Boston

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Mt Vernon St & Joy St

Mt Vernon St & Joy St has a Walk Score of 98 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

Mt Vernon St & Joy St is a four minute walk from the Red Line at the Park St Station - to Ashmont/Braintree stop.

This location is in the Beacon Hill neighborhood in Boston. Nearby parks include Mary Dyer Statue, Phillips St Park and Robert Gould Shaw and Fifty-fourth Regiment Memorial.

Nearby schools include The Phillips School, East Boston ECC Elementary School and Advent School.

The closest grocery stores are Beacon Capitol Market, Mt Vernon Press and Beacon Hill Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Dunkin' Donuts, Capitol Coffee House and Starbucks. There are 355 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including DERNE ST. DELI & PIZZA, The Fill-a-Buster Restaurant and No.9 Park.

Mt Vernon St & Joy St is near Suffolk University, Emerson College and State Street Corp. Headquarters.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain has some hills. Mt Vernon St & Joy St is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips. Bike sharing is available from Hubway.

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Rider’s Paradise

Mt Vernon St & Joy St is a Rider’s Paradise which means world-class public transportation. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, Enterprise CarShare and RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • Red Line

    0.2 mi

  • Green Line

    0.2 mi

  • Blue Line

    0.3 mi

Bus lines:

  • 43

    0.1 mi

  • 55

    0.1 mi

  • 15

    0.2 mi

  • 57

    0.2 mi

  • 277

    0.2 mi

  • 39

    0.2 mi

  • SL5 Silver Line SL5

    0.3 mi

  • 352

    0.3 mi

  • 354

    0.3 mi

  • 93

    0.3 mi

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Bike shares:

Very Bikeable

Some hills, excellent bike lanes.

Beacon Hill Neighborhood

Mt Vernon St & Joy St is in the Beacon Hill neighborhood. Beacon Hill is the 4th most walkable neighborhood in Boston with a neighborhood Walk Score of 97.

Park Street School

Church of the Advent

Phillips Street Play Area

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Mt Vernon St & Joy St