Worcester, MA 01608-1173
in the heart of downtown Worcester, First Unitarian is accessible
by car from I-290, as shown in the maps below. Follow the dotted red
lines from Exit 18 (if approaching from the East), or Exit 17 (from
is available in one of our two lots next to the church (upper and
lower lots), as well as street parking and an additional small lot
above our upper lot on State Street.
LINK FOR ENLARGED MAP
street names in and around the Lincoln Square area are very confusing.
They are labelled correctly here by their official names, but
the street names change unintuitively every block. Look carefully
at "Concord," "Salisbury," "Tuckerman,"
and "Lincoln" Streets.
Square underwent a topological facelift in April 1999, and access
to First Unitarian is easier and more direct from Highland St
(Rt 9) and "Salisbury St." (labelled Concord St) because
of two-way access now.
maps available on the web use a database that is about 10 years
old and does not reflect the street positioning and naming that
currently surround the 1st U area.
is next to the County Courthouse in Lincoln Square (Main Street at Highland),
across from Wesley United Methodist Church, and across the street from
Crowne Plaza Hotel, also near Worcester Memorial Auditorium.
the North: Take I-90 South from Rt.2 to its junction with I-290,
and go right (WEST) to Exit 18, (Lincoln Square, Rt 9).
can see the steeple in the distance from here.] Bear right
at the traffic lights at Lincoln St., immediately cross the Lincoln
Square intersection onto Worcester Center Blvd. At the traffic
light (on the left is Belmont Street, and on the right it is called
Highland ), turn right onto Highland (Rt 9W), and immediately
take a left onto Main St. at the next light.
on Main Street, pass the Court House and 1st U, and turn right
onto State Street - Park on State St. or in one of the two church
parking lots or additional area parking lots in the neighborhood.
the North & East (& Boston): From I-495, take Exit 25B
onto I-290 West. (Follow directions above for I-290 Exit 18.)
the Southwest & South: Take I-90 (Mass Pike) or I-395 to Auburn
(Exit 10). Get on I-290 east and go towards Worcester. Get off at
Exit 17 (Belmont St.), go left onto Belmont (which then becomes
Highland) to Lincoln Square, and follow the directions above onto
90 Main Street
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