Visiting Xcitex Offices
25 First Street
Cambridge, MA 02141
Via Public Transportation
Take the subway Green line to the Lechmere stop. From the Lechmere stop, cross Cambridge Street, stay to the right and walk 1 block down First Street. The Davenport Building is located at the corner of First Street and Thorndike Street.
From Mass Turnpike (Route 90 East)
Follow turnpike all the way into Boston. Take Exit 21 - Route 93 North. Follow directions below.
From Route 93 Northbound (e.g. from Boston) and Southbound
Northbound: Once inside the O'Neil Tunnel (under Boston), take Exit 26, Storrow Drive Exit. As you emerge from the ramp, take the left fork to the surface road.
Southbound: Take Exit 25A - Leverett Circle Connector Exit. At the bottom of the ramp, guide left onto the surface road.
At the traffic light, follow signs for "Cambridge/McGrath O'Brien Highway" and "Museum of Science". Take immediate right onto McGrath Highway; cross over the Charles River and past the Museum of Science. At second traffic light past Museum, guide left onto Cambridge Street. (Lechmere train station here). Turn left onto First Street. Proceed two blocks and turn right onto Spring Street. Turn right into parking garage. The Davenport Building is adjacent to the parking garage.
The following hotels are walking distance from Xcitex offices and near a subway station:
Hampton Inn ($$) -- good, short walk, free internet access.
Royal Sonesta ($$$) -- upscale, on waterfront, two restaurants, concierge, great views of Boston skyline.
Hotel Marlowe ($$$) -- luxurious, free internet access, free afternoon wine hour, one of Conde Nast's '100 Best Hotels in America', very short walk.
Marriott ($$$) -- upscale, approximately 1 mile from Xcitex; there is a shuttle bus.
Holiday Inn Express ($) -- economical, no frills, includes breakfast and internet access.