Boston Venue Guide: TD Garden
When it isn’t playing host to thousands of screaming fans during Celtics and Bruins games, the TD Garden is one of New England’s premier concert venues. Since it replaced the original Boston Garden in 1995, the TD Garden has been a regular destination for many of the biggest names in music.
With a maximum capacity of nearly 20,000 people, the TD Garden is home to approximately 200 events and 3.5 million fans every year. It is widely regarded as one of the top venues in the country, Venues Today even ranked the Garden as the No. 3 arena in 2006, and the venue has won multiple industry awards for its services.
Since the TD Garden hosts so many spectacular events, odds are that you will probably be headed there sometime in the near future. To help make your trip a little bit easier, we have put together a venue guide for New England’s top music destination.
Tickets/ Box Office
The TD Garden Box Office is located on the West Side of the North Station Platform, to the right of the Bruins Pro Shop. The Box Office does not accept any incoming phone calls. It is open from Monday to Friday, 10a.m. – 5p.m. For more information, click here.
The TD Garden is in a prime location. Just minutes from the North End and Faneuil Hall, the Garden is on Causeway Street, right on top of North Station. For information on how to get here by train, click here.
If you are not arriving by train, be sure to plan ahead and take traffic into account. Click here for a map view.
FROM THE NORTH: Take Interstate 93S to Exit 26/Leverett Circle/Cambridge. Follow the signs towards North Station. Turn right at the end of the ramp onto Nashua Street. Turn left at Lomasney Way. The TD Garden will be located on your left.
FROM EASTERN NEW HAMPSHIRE AND NORTHEASTERN MASS: Take Interstate 95S to Route 1S. Follow Route 1 across the Tobin Bridge and follow signs for Storrow Drive/Cambridge. Stay right to exit at Nashua Street and follow signs for North Station. The TD Garden will be on your left.
FROM THE SOUTH: Take Interstate 95N to Interstate 93N to Boston. Enter 93N Tunnel. Take Exit 26/Storrow Drive. After exiting, stay in the left lane and follow signs for North Station. Make a right at the next set of lights onto Nashua Street. Follow Nashua Street until the end and make a left at the lights. The TD Garden will be on your left.
FROM THE WEST: Take Mass Pike East to Interstate 93N to Boston. Enter 93 N Tunnel. Take Exit 26/Storrow Drive. After exiting, stay in the left lane and follow signs for North Station. Make a right at the next set of lights onto Nashua Street. Follow Nashua Street until the end and make a left at the lights. The TD Garden will be on your left.
FROM BACK BAY: Turn left onto Berkeley Street. At the end of Berkeley Street turn right onto Storrow Drive East. At the end of Storrow Drive, turn right onto Martha Road/Nashua Street. Turn left onto Causeway Street. The TD Garden will be on the left.
FROM LOGAN AIRPORT: Exit the airport and follow the signs to the Sumner Tunnel (Toll Tunnel) toward Boston. Once through the tunnel, stay in the right lane and take the ramp marked Storrow Dr/Cambridge. Once on the ramp, follow signs for North Station.
For more information and alternative routes, click here.
With an on-site 1,200 acre parking garage and numerous local lots opening up for event hours, parking is not a problem at the TD Garden.
Food & Drink
One of the Garden’s biggest luxuries is that it is located right next to a surplus of local restaurants and bars. From casual sports pubs to fine dining, nothing is more than a short walk from the venue. On top of that, the TD Garden also has more than 40 concession areas on site, as well as a number of bars, lounges and premium dining locations.
For more information about dining at the TD Garden, click here.