Directions

There are many ways to drive into downtown Worcester. We have provided directions for what we feel is the clearest route.


Using your GPS system?

Some systems incorrectly locate 2 Southbridge Street in Worcester. Instead, use 551 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01608 or plug in the following coordinates into your GPS.

Latitude : N42° 15' 38.8"
Longitude : W71° 48' 13.2"

From the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90)

Head West on I-90/Mass Pike. Take Exit 10A to Rte 146 North to I-290 East. Take I-290 East to Exit 16 for Central Street toward Worcester/Downtown. Merge onto Mulberry Street. Make a left on East Central Street. Make a left at Main Street. Follow Main Street through 6 sets of lights. The Hanover Theatre and Federal Square will be on the left. The primary parking garage, the Federal Plaza Garage, is located on the right, directly across from the theatre at 570 Main Street. Park and walk across the street to the theatre.

From Springfield (and all points West)

Head East on I-90/Mass Pike. Take Exit 10 at Auburn to I-290 East. Take I-290 East to Exit 16 for Central Street toward Worcester/Downtown. Merge onto Mulberry Street. Make a left on East Central Street. Make a left at Main Street. Follow Main Street through 6 sets of lights. The Hanover Theatre and Federal Square will be on the left. The primary parking garage, the Federal Plaza Garage, is located on the right, directly across from the theatre at 570 Main Street. Park and walk across the street to the theatre.

From Boston (and all points East)

Head West on I-90/Mass Pike. Take Exit 10A to Rte 146 North to I-290 East. Take I-290 East to Exit 16 for Central Street toward Worcester/Downtown. Merge onto Mulberry Street. Make a left on East Central Street. Make a left at Main Street. Follow Main Street through 6 sets of lights. The Hanover Theatre and Federal Square will be on the left. The primary parking garage, the Federal Plaza Garage, is located on the right, directly across from the theatre at 570 Main Street. Park and walk across the street to the theatre.

From I-95 (Rhode Island and all points South)

Take I-95 North to I-90/Mass Pike. Head west to Exit 10A. Take Route 146 North to I-290 East. Take I-290 East to Exit 16 for Central Street toward Worcester/Downtown. Merge onto Mulberry Street. Make a left on East Central Street. Make a left at Main Street. Follow Main Street through 6 sets of lights. The Hanover Theatre and Federal Square will be on the left. The primary parking garage, the Federal Plaza Garage, is located on the right, directly across from the theatre at 570 Main Street. Park and walk across the street to the theatre.

From I-95. I-93, or Route 3 (New Hampshire and all points North)

From I-95, I-93 or Route 3 (New Hampshire and all points North): Travel South to I-495. Take I-495 South to I-290 West. At Exit 16 turn right onto Central Street. Turn left onto Main Street. Follow Main Street through 6 sets of lights. The Hanover Theatre and Federal Square will be on the left. The primary parking garage, the Federal Plaza Garage, is located on the right, directly across from the theatre at 570 Main Street. Park and walk across the street to the theatre.

Parking

As a courtesy to our patrons, we recommend these lots which are close and offer affordable parking.

  •   Federal Plaza Garage access via Main St. or High St. Located directly across the street from The Hanover Theatre.
  •  Surface Parking Lot enter from Myrtle St.
  •  Worcester Library Parking Lot enter from Salem St.
  •  Worcester Plaza Garage located at 40 Pleasant St.
  •  Franklin Sq. Parking Garage located at 27 Austin St.

Drop Off

Follow directions above for all major routes. Pass the Federal Plaza Garage on the right. At the first set of lights, take a left onto Myrtle Street. Take the first left onto Southbridge Street. The theatre is on the right.

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