Hubway's newest station, Museum of Science - 1 Science Park, is deploying today, May 11th.
Hubway's 186th station opens this week at the Museum of Science at 1 Science Park. The site is directly adjacent to the Museum's main entrance off of Charles River Dam Road (see image below). Technically located in Cambridge, this is the City's 44th station, and has been donated by the Barr Foundation. The perfect connection between the Cambridge and Boston banks of the Charles River. Also available in the Museum gift shop: bike helmets and cool shirts like this.
Nearest stations to the new Museum of Science site:
Nashua Street at Red Auerbach Way
TD Garden - West End Park in Boston, and (3)
Lechmere Station at Cambridge St / First St
CambridgeSide Galleria - CambridgeSide PL at Land Blvd
One of the world's largest science centers and New England's most attended cultural institution, the Museum introduces about 1.5 million visitors a year to STEM via programs and interactive exhibits. An extraordinary variety of learning experiences span the Yawkey Gallery on the Charles River, Hall of Human Life, Thomson Theater of Electricity, Charles Hayden Planetarium, Mugar Omni Theater, Gordon Current Science & Technology Center, 4-D Theater, and Butterfly Garden. The Museum's National Center for Technological Literacy® curricula, including the award-winning Engineering is Elementary, have reached an estimated 10.5 million students and 122,400 educators. The Museum sparks teens worldwide to use digital technology via The Clubhouse Network and has led a $41 million National Science Foundation-funded Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network of science museums. Visit mos.org.