Venue & Travel Information

Boston University Photonics Center, Colloquium Room

8 St. Mary’s Street
Boston, MA 02215

Additional Information

The Photonics Center on BU’s main campus is only steps away from Boston’s vibrant Kenmore Square and Fenway Neighborhoods. Our spacious new site offers city views, is easily reachable by public transportation, Storrow Drive or the Mass Pike and offers fine eateries and shopping nearby. Lodging for out of town attendees is available.



Hotel (Room Block)

Residence Inn Boston Back Bay/Fenway
125 Brookline Avenue, Boston MA  02215
617-236-8787 or 800-331-3131
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Residence Inna Boston Back Way/Fenway which is a 10-15 minute walk from the meeting venue.  The BU rate is $199/night, single or double, plus tax. The room block will be held until Feb. 8th, 2018 or until it is full. You may make reservations by calling the hotel directly. Mention you are with the BU School of Medicine conference. After Feb. 8th, reservations will be accepted on a space and rate available basis. Visit this link for online reservations.

Valet Parking at the hotel is $48 per night.