When In Downtown: Useful Info For Travelers & Tourists

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With its great theaters, inviting restaurants, world-class hotels, and more, downtown Boston is a tourists' and travelers' paradise. Whether you're contemplating a trip, packing your bags, on your way, or already in downtown, here's some useful info to keep in mind.


Altour American Express Travel:

  • Altour American Express Travel is located at 155 Federal Street.  Phone: 617-439-4400. There is also an American Express location at Boston's Logan Airport; visit here for more info.

Greater Boston Convention & Visitor Bureau (GBC&VB):

  • There is a Visitor Center located at the Boston Common at 139 Tremont Street.  The GBC&VB office is located just a mile west of downtown, at Two Copley Place, the mall at the Back Bay's Prudential Center. Please visit here for more info.

Massachusetts Convention Center Authority (MCCA):

  • The MCCA is located just a mile east of downtown, at 415 Summer St., inside the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. Please visit here for more info.

Massachusetts Lodging Association (MLA):

  • The MLA is located right in downtown, at 111 State St. Please visit here for more info.

Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism (MOTT):

  • The MOTT is also located right in downtown, at 10 Park Plaza (The Transportation Bldg.). Please visit here for more info.