BOSTON

Below is a compiled list of known public Fallout Shelters in Boston, Massachusetts and the known status of their remaining signs

This list will be updated as new shelters are discovered or located.

  • Locations in orange still have one or more signs.
  • Locations in red have had their signs removed, or building was demolished.
  • Locations in blue are of unknown status.
  • Items in black are notes

If you know of a Fallout Shelter that is not on this list, please use the contact form on the contact page to have it added.

When submitting a new shelter, please include the name/type of building, the city or town it is in, and any information you have on whether or not the signs are still up (and if so, how many) or have been taken down. If the building no longer exists, please indicate that as well.

Updated August 31, 2017
©2017 Fallout Five Zero

       SHELTER LOCATION                                 NOTES
Boston Preparatory Charter School
(Former Most Precious Blood School)
1286 Hyde Park Avenue, Hyde Park
2 exterior signs. 1 interior sign in cafeteria removed by 2010
William Barton Rogers Middle School
15 Everett Street
Hyde Park
1 exterior sign on Harvard Ave side. 2 interior signs leading to gym
MWRA Pumping Station
761 Hyde Park Avenue
Hyde Park
Exterior sign removed by 2009
Former Hyde Park High School
655 Metropolitan Avenue
Hyde Park
1 interior sign remains in stairwell.
Exterior and all other interior signs removed
Boston Fire Department Engine 49
209 Neponset Valley Parkway
Hyde Park (Readville)
1 exterior sign, 1 interior sign leading to basement
Roosevelt Extension School
(Former Hemenway School)
30 Millstone Road, Hyde Park
Signs removed during renovations
Boston Police Academy
85 Williams Avenue, Hyde Park
Signs removed during renovations in 2013
Boston Police Department
District E-18
1249 Hyde Park Avenue
Hyde Park
Exterior sign removed
1 interior sign in basement
Boston Fire Department
Engine 53/Ladder 16
945 Canterbury St, Roslindale
1 exterior sign on Cummins Highway side
Former Roslindale High School
(Roslindale House Elderly Housing)
120 Poplar St, Roslindale
1 exterior sign on Florence Street side
Former St. Claire’s School
(Now Brooke Charter School)
190 Cummins Highway, Roslindale
1 exterior sign on Cummins Highway side
Boston Catholic Cemetery Assoc.
366 Cummins Highway, Roslindale
1 exterior sign 
Boston Housing Authority
Archdale Village Housing
Brookway Road:
#’s 40, 50, 60, 110
Brookway Terrace:
#’s 2, 20
Archdale Road:
#’s 90, 105
Roslindale
1 exterior sign on each building
Total of at least 8
(110 Brookway Road, sign at rear near
incinerator stack. All others
above exterior basement
stairs of buildings) 
Verizon Exchange Building
App. 447 Belgrade Ave, West Roxbury
1 exterior sign. Interior sign removed 
Boston Fire Department
Engine 30/Ladder 25
1940 Centre St, West Roxbury
1 exterior sign
Patrick Lyndon Pilot School
(Former Robert Gould Shaw School)
20 Mount Vernon Street
West Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
2 interior signs (1 is painted over)
Former Franklin Brewing Co
(Now Extra Space Storage)
3175 Washington St, Jamaica Plain
1 exterior sign
UMass Medical, Jamaica Plain Campus
App. 305 South St, Jamaica Plain
Exterior sign removed from low rise
brick building facing South Street
Boston Housing Authority
South Street Apartments
2-16 Jamaica St, Jamaica Plain
3 exterior signs:
1 facing courtyard
2 on same wall facing Jamaica Street
Mary Curley K-8 School
40 Pershing Road, Jamaica Plain
Exterior signs removed during renovation
Former Boston Fire Department
Engine 28/Ladder 10/Car 9
(Now JP Licks)
659 Centre Street, Jamaica Plain
Exterior sign removed
Abandoned Building
App. 134 Heath St, Jamaica Plain
1 exterior sign
Former Jewish Memorial Hospital
59 Townsend St, Roxbury
Exterior and interior signs removed
Former Oliver Ditson Company
(Now Oliver Lofts)
166 Terrace Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed during renovations by 2012
Boston Housing Authority
Bromley Heath Housing
279 Centre St, Jamaica Plain
1 exterior sign
Home for Little Wanderers
161 S. Huntington Avenue
Jamaica Plain
Building demolished 2014
Goddard House
201 S. Huntington Avenue
Jamaica Plain
Sign removed by 2001
Washington Irving School
105 Cummins Highway, Roslindale
1 exterior sign on Hawthorne St side
Freedom House
14 Crawford Street, Roxbury
1 exterior sign over basement door
Apartments
477-487 Blue Hill Ave, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed
Mother Caroline Academy
515/517 Blue Hill Ave, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
Apartments-Former Hebrew School
122 Elm Hill Avenue, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed
United House of Prayer
218 Seaver Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
Apartments
100-106 Maple St, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
Apartments
266 Seaver Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
Former National Pneumatic Co.
125 Amory Street, Roxbury
Building demolished-Now apartments
Apartments
1865 Columbus Ave, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed
Dimock St Community Health Cntr.
45 Dimock St, Roxbury
Presumed removed 
Boston Housing Authority
Bromley/Heath Housing
Heath St: #’s 96, 122, 130, 138, 146,
154, 162, 170
Horan Way:
#’s 6, 14, 17, 25, 33
10 & 17 Bickford St.
921 & 925 Parker Street, Jamaica Plain
Exterior signs remain at:
122, 138, and 154 Heath St.
10 Bickford Street
921 and 925 Parker Street
All other exterior signs removed
Higginson-Lewis School
131 Walnut Avenue, Roxbury
Presumed removed 
Apartments
100-102 Seaver St, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
Berea Seventh Day Adventist Church
104-108 Seaver St, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
David A. Ellis School
310 Walnut Ave, Roxbury
1 exterior sign 
Boston Latin Academy
(Fmr. Boston Tech/Roxbury Memorial)
205 Townsend St, Roxbury
1 exterior sign facing Townsend St.
2 interior signs: 1 in stairwell to basement, 1 in basement 
Warehouse
138-144 Humboldt Ave, Roxbury
Building demolished; now apartments 
2nd Church of Christ Scientist
Howland St, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed
Retail/Residential Building
638-648 Warren Ave, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed
William Lloyd Garrison School
20 Hutchings St, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed
Julia Ward Howe School
32 Dale St, Roxbury
Building demolished 
George Robert White Fund Health Unit
32 Savin Street, Roxbury
1 exterior sign 
“The Rochdale”
107 Blue Hill Avenue, Roxbury
Building demolished  
Boston Clerical School
2 Dunreath St, Roxbury
Building demolished 
Verizon Exchange Building
26 Waverly Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
Former Sarah J. Baker School
(Now Baker Manor)
33 Perrin St, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
James P. Timilty Middle School
205 Roxbury Street, Roxbury
1 exterior sign
Former Mission Church High School
55 Alleghany Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
Residential building
706-710 Huntington Avenue, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
Former Angell Memorial Hospital
180 Longwood Avenue, Boston
2 exterior signs removed 
Former Nurses Home
20 Vining Street, Boston
Building demolished; new building built
Massachusetts Mental Health
74 Fenwood Road, Boston
Building demolished 
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Brigham Circle/Francis St, Boston
Shelters listed at several buildings; unknown which still exist
Former Deaconess Hospital
(Now Beth Israel Deaconess West)
Pilgrim Road/Deaconess Road, Boston
1 exterior, 1 interior sign at Farr Building
No other buildings have exterior signs
Joslin Clinic
170 Pilgrim Road, Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Former Mass Home for Aged Women
65 Deaconess Road, Boston
Building demolished 
Apartments-Former Auto Sales
800 and 820 Huntington Ave, Boston
Exterior signs removed 
Apartments
15 and 19 Frawley St, Roxbury (Mission Hill)
Exterior signs removed
Former N.E. Baptist Employees Bldg.
25 Sunset St, Roxbury
(Mission Hill)
Exterior sign removed 
Jimmy Fund Research Building
33 Binney Street, Boston
Exterior sign removed
Children’s Hospital
Central, Baker Buildings
300 Longwood Ave, Boston
Exterior signs removed
2 interior signs removed
 
May be 1 interior sign in sub-basement
1099 Columbus Avenue, Roxbury Building demolished 
18-26 Station St, Roxbury Buildings demolished 
133 Halleck Street, Roxbury Exterior sign removed
Tobin Building
1491 Tremont Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
Maurice Tobin School
40 Smith Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed
St. Alphonsus Hall
80 Smith Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed; building abandoned 
Convent
St. Alphonsus Street
Exterior sign removed 
Mission School
100-108 St. Alphonsus St
1545 Tremont Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
476 Parker Street
620 Parker Street
640 Parker Street, Roxbury
Buildings demolished
Wentworth Annex Hall
(Former Boston Trade School)
550 Parker Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed 
Boston Housing Authority
41, 61, 81 Prentiss St, Roxbury
Exterior sign on 41 removed
Exterior signs on 61 and 81
Boston Housing Authority
Annunciation Road:
#’s 20, 26, 30, 38, 40,
43, 50, 58, 60, 68, 70
76, 80, 86
#’s 270, 290, 300 Ruggles St, Roxbury
Exterior signs outside of:
290 Ruggles St
76 and 86 Annunciation Road
All other exterior signs removed
125, 127, 135, 139 Forsyth St, Boston Buildings demolished 
Museum of Fine Arts, Southeast Section
465 Huntington Avenue, Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Wentworth Institute of Technology
360 Ruggles Street, Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Boston Fire Department
Engine 37/Ladder 26
560 Huntington Avenue, Boston
Exterior and interior signs removed 
Wentworth Hall
48 Evans Way, Boston
Exterior sign removed 
School of Museum of Fine Arts
Museum Road, Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Boston Housing Authority
1158-1176 Tremont St, Roxbury
1 exterior sign outside 1158 Tremont St
Boston Housing Authority
15-31 Whittier St, Roxbury
Exterior signs facing 25 and 31 Whittier St
Boston Housing Authority
155-195 Cabot Street, Roxbury
1 exterior sign
George Robert White Fund Health Unit
20 Whittier Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed in/after August 2013 
20 Simmons Street, Roxbury Street no longer exists
Former Cabot Rest Home
85-87 Vernon Street, Roxbury
Building demolished; street only a strip now 
Winsor School
103 Pilgrim Road, Boston
Exterior sign removed 
“Nurses Home and School”
Brookline Avenue, Boston
Unknown location and if building still exists 
Former Beth Israel Hospital
(Now BIDMC East Campus)
330 Brookline Avenue, Boston
Shelters listed in 2 buildings; no exterior signs remain
Emmanuel College
400 Fenway, Boston
Shelters listed in main building and 2 dorms
No exterior signs remain 
Former English High School
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston
Building demolished 
Boston Latin School
78 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston
Exterior sign removed before 1995
Last interior sign removed 2001 
Former Boston Lying-In Hospital
221 Longwood Avenue, Boston
Exterior sign removed
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy
179 Longwood Avenue, Boston
Original building renovated/demolished as built 
Simmons College
300 Fenway, Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Gardner Museum
280 Fenway, Boston
Listed capacity under 50; unknown if sign was ever posted
Mass College of Art
(Former Boston State College)
621 Huntington Ave, Boston
Exterior sign revealed during construction 2014
(
Re-covered by construction 2015)
Wentworth Institute of Technology
590 and 594 Huntington Ave, Boston
Buildings demolished
2201-2217 Washington Street, Roxbury Exterior sign removed 
109 Sterling Street, Roxbury Street no longer exists 
3-5 Dudley Street, Roxbury Exterior sign removed 
2301, 2307,
2397, 2407 Washington St Roxbury
Buildings demolished 
Former Ferdinand Furniture
17-19 Warren St
2260 Washington Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed
Building under extensive renovation
2304 & 2308 Washington Street, Roxbury Exterior sign removed
Building under extensive renovation 
17 Davenport Street, Roxbury Building demolished 
716 Columbus Avenue, Roxbury Exterior sign removed 
Washington St, Roxbury:
#’s 2101, 2115, 2141
2145, 2159, 2163
Buildings demolished
Former Roxbury Storage Warehouse
723-733 Shawmut Ave, Roxbury
Building demolished; now apartments 
748-750 Shawmut Ave, Roxbury Exterior sign removed 
745-751 Shawmut Ave, Roxbury Exterior sign removed 
Former Hyde School
91 Hammond St, Roxbury
Building demolished 
Boston Housing Authority
Lenox St #’s 131 & 141
Brannon Harris Way:
#’s 15, 35, 50, 55 or 57
Roxbury
Exterior signs still exist; unknown which addresses
St. Patrick School
131 Mt. Pleasant Avenue
Roxbury
2 exterior signs:
1 on front, 1 near right side
entrance 
Former Hampden Motor Company
Opp. 154 Heath St,
Jamaica Plain
1 exterior sign
St. Brendan School
29 Rita Road, Dorchester
1 exterior sign on St. Brendan Road side 
Carney Hospital
2100 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester
1 interior sign in sub-basement as of 2000 
Boston Adult Technical Academy
429 Norfolk Street, Dorchester
Exterior signs removed during renovations
Former Columbia Point Housing
(Now Harbor Point Apartments)
Mt. Vernon St, Dorchester
Buildings demolished or renovated; no signs remain 
Pope John Paul Catholic Academy
790 Columbia Road, Dorchester
Exterior signs removed 
St. Ambrose School
246 Adams Street, Dorchester
1 exterior sign next to side entrance
facing Leonard Street 
Boston Fire Department
Engine 16/District 8
9 Gallivan Blvd, Dorchester
1 exterior sign  
Henderson Elementary School
1669 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester
1 exterior sign 
Boston Bridge Charter School
(Former Endicott School)
2 McLellan Street, Dorchester
1 exterior sign 
Jeremiah Burke High School
60 Washington St, Dorchester
Exterior sign removed
Former Allied Van Lines building
Dudley & Humphrey Sts, Dorchester
1 exterior sign facing Humphrey St
Dorchester Academy
(Former Woodrow Wilson School)
18 Croftland Ave, Dorchester
1 exterior sign at side entrance
facing Croftland Ave 
Community Academy of Science and Health
11 Charles Street, Dorchester
1 exterior sign on side entrance as of August 2013 
Boston Collegiate Charter School
11 Mayhew Street, Dorchester
Exterior and interior signs removed
Fieldstone Apartments
(Former George Robert White Health Bldg)
901 Blue Hill Avenue, Dorchester
1 interior sign visible in left stairwell from street
Exterior signs removed
Boston Fire Department
Former Engine 14
27 Centre St, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed during renovation
between 2008 and August 2013 
Boston Fire Department Headquarters
115 Southampton Street, Roxbury
Exterior sign removed by 2010
2 interior signs remain2 removed 
Boston Fire Department
Former Engine 52/Ladder 29
120 Callender Street, Dorchester
Building demolished 
Former Burger Instruments
(Now Shaw’s Supermarket)
4 River Street, Mattapan
Exterior sign removed from loading dock
during conversion to Shaw’s 
Berea Seventh Day Adventist Academy
800 Morton Street, Mattapan
1 exterior sign 
Former Boston State Hospital
Mattapan
Entire complex demolished.
Building 26 Q, Building 11 G, and Building 2 had signs; other buildings may have also.
Former Paper Mill
850 Block of River St, Mattapan
Building demolished 
Lee Academy
25 Dunbar Avenue, Dorchester
1 exterior sign remains on side of building 
Thomas Kenny School
19 Oakton Ave, Dorchester
1 exterior sign 
Tech Boston Academy
9 Peacevale Road, Dorchester
1 exterior sign facing parking lot 
Boston College High School
150 Morrissey Boulevard
Dorchester
1 exterior sign
Former Supreme Market
(Now Boston Sports Club)
540 Gallivan Boulevard
Dorchester
1 exterior sign facing
Gallivan Blvd near end
of building 
Boston Fire Department
Engine 24/Ladder 23
36 Washington Street
Dorchester
1 exterior sign 
UP Academy
(Former Patrick Gavin School)
215 Dorchester Street, South Boston
3 exterior signs
1 exterior and 1 interior sign removed 2011
1 exterior sign removed between 2011 and 2014

Supplies still present in basement
South Boston Market Building
470 W. Broadway, South Boston
1 exterior sign 
Gate of Heaven School
609 East 4th St, South Boston
2 exterior signs; one on each side of building 
Former South Boston High School
95 G Street, South Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Boston Housing Authority
Former Old Colony Housing
Patterson Way/
Old Colony Ave
South Boston
Building demolished 
Boston Housing Authority
Mary McCormack Housing
4 Msgr. O’Callaghan Way
South Boston
1 exterior sign 
Boys and Girls Club
230 West 6th Street
South Boston
Exterior sign removed
1 interior sign in stairwell 
East Boston District Court
37 Meridian Street, East Boston
1 exterior sign 
Aligheri Montessori School
37 Gove Street, East Boston
1 exterior sign
East Boston YMCA
54 Ashley Street, East Boston
1 exterior sign facing Ashley Street
Guild Elementary School
195 Leyden Street, East Boston
Exterior signs removed during renovations by 2013
Interior signs assumed removed
Bradley Elementary School
110 Beachview Road
East Boston
Exterior sign removed
4 interior signs 
East Boston High School
86 White Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed
Unknown status of interior signs
Former Barnes School
127 Marion Street
East Boston
Signs removed during conversion to
elderly housing (4 marks still visible
on Princeton Street side
Boston Fire Department
Engine 5/District 1
360 Saratoga Street
East Boston
Exterior and interior signs removed 
Boston Fire Department
Former Engine 40
260 Sumner Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed during renovations
by 2010 
Boston Housing Authority
Orient Heights
App. 40-50 Vallar Road
East Boston
1 exterior sign
Former Savio Prep High School
145 Byron Street
East Boston

Exterior signs removed 

 
Former Bishop Cheverus School
(Now Cheverus School Apartments)
10 Moore Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed
Shadows remain on Moore St side 
Don Orione Tower
137 Gladstone Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed
Boston Housing Authority
171-179, 211-219 Faywood Ave
East Boston
Exterior signs removed
3 interior signs at 211-219 Faywood Ave
Don Orione Nursing Home
111 Orient Avenue
East Boston
Exterior sign removed 
St. Mary’s Church
55 Moore Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Former Factory Outlet Building
100-102 Condor Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed 
O’Donnell Elementary School
33 Trenton Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed
Kennedy Elementary School
343 Saratoga Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed
James Otis Elementary School
218 Marion Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Donald McKay School
122 Cottage Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Former Seville Theater
258 Meridian Street
East Boston
Building demolished 2014
Former Gum Factory
(Now Residences)
150 Orleans Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed 
United States Post Office
50 Meridian Street at Paris St
East Boston
Exterior sign removed
Building(s)
2-26 Grady Court
East Boston
Street no longer exists
Former National Desk Storage
Warehouse Buildings
74, 84, 86, 88 Lewis Street
East Boston
All buildings demolished 
Former Warehouse
Marginal Street
East Boston
Building demolished 
Former Northeast Airlines Bldg
209 Prescott Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed
or building demolished
Former General Electric Bldg
(Now Residences)
156-200 Porter Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed
East Boston Neighborhood Health Ctr
155 Addison Street
East Boston
Exterior sign removed
Maverick MBTA Station
Maverick Square
East Boston
Exterior sign removed
Former Civil Defense
200 bed emergency hospital 
Schrafft’s Center
(Former Schrafft’s Candy)
529 Main St, Charlestown
Exterior sign removed 
Charlestown Working Theater
(Former Boston Fire Department
Engine 32/Ladder 9)
440 Bunker Hill Street
Charlestown
Exterior sign removed
Former New England Distributing
Constitution Road, Charlestown
1 exterior sign on side of building 
Charlestown Five Cent Savings Bldg.
1 Thompson Square, Charlestown
Exterior sign removed 
Charlestown Health Center
73 High Street, Charlestown
Exterior and interior signs removed
by 2002 
Boston Housing Authority
Bunker Hill Housing
89-105 Bunker Hill Street
156 Bunker Hill Street
17 Carney Court
33 Corey Street
Charlestown
2 exterior signs for 89-105 in rear on O’Reilly Way 
1 exterior sign for 156 in rear on O’Reilly Way/Polk St
1 exterior sign for 17 Carney Ct facing Medford St
1 exterior sign for 33 Corey Street in rear facing courtyard
Boston Housing Authority
Administration Building
Bunker Hill St/Tufts St
Charlestown
Exterior sign on side of building
removed by 2010 
Army & Navy YMCA
City Square, Charlestown
Building demolished
United States Coast Guard
450 Block Commercial St
Boston (North End)
Exterior sign removed
Shadow remains next to doorway 
Apartments
422 Hanover Street
Boston (North End)
1 exterior sign 
Boston Fire Department
Engine 8/Ladder 1
392 Hanover Street
Boston (North End)
Exterior sign removed
Interior signs removed after mid 1990’s 
North End Community Health
332 Hanover Street
Boston (North End)
1 exterior sign on N. Bennett St side
Former North Bennett St School
North Bennett/Salem Streets
Boston (North End)
Exterior sign removed 
Nazzaro Community Center
30 North Bennett St
Boston (North End)
1 exterior sign on side of building 
facing North Bennett Street
Building
Tileston/Salem Streets
Boston (North End)
1 exterior sign next to black metal door
on Tileston Street 
Former Columbus High School
30 Tileston Street
Boston (North End)
1 exterior sign 
Eliot K-8 Innovation School
16 Charter Street
Boston (North End)
Exterior sign removed
2 interior signs, 1 removed
Former City of Boston Printing
(Now North Bennett St School)
150 North Street
Boston (North End)
1 exterior sign on Richmond Street side
Exterior sign on North St side removed
after September 2013
Former Registry of Motor Vehicles Bldg.
100 Nashua Street
Boston
Building demolished 2000
Last air raid siren in city on roof
when demolished 
Massachusetts General Hospital
Clinics Building
55 Fruit Street, Boston
Building demolished
Massachusetts General Hospital
Founders Building
275 Charles Street
Boston
Exterior and interior signs removed
during renovations 
Massachusetts General Hospital
Bulfinch Building
Parkman Street, Boston
Exterior and interior signs removed 
Massachusetts General Hospital
Former Nurses Residence
(Now Bartlett Hall Extension)
Blossom St, Boston
1 exterior sign
Interior sign removed by 2003 
Massachusetts General Hospital
West End House
16 Blossom Street
Boston
Exterior sign removed
Sign marks remain
Apartments
45 Garden Street
Boston (Beacon Hill)
1 exterior sign
Reisdential/Retail Building
20 Charles Street
Boston (Beacon Hill)
Exterior sign removed 
Massachusetts State House
Boston
Exterior signs removed
Interior signs presumed removed
First fallout shelter in Massachusetts 
City Convenience/
Zen Japanese Grill
23 Beacon Street
Boston
Exteror sign removed
(Sign marks remain)
Former Claflin Building
(now residences)
20 Beacon Street, Boston
Exterior sign removed
(Sign marks remain)
Suffolk Superior Court
3 Pemberton Square, Boston
Exterior signs removed; (sign marks
remain on Somerset St side)
Several interior signs as of 2011 
Former MDC Building
14 Somerset Street
Boston
Building demolished 
Verizon Exchange Building
6 Bowdoin Square
Boston
Exterior sign removed (sign marks
remain on Brattle Square side of building) 
Boston City Hall
1 City Hall Plaza
Boston
Shelter space allocated and supplies furnished
Unknown if signs ever posted 
Old Boston City Hall
45 School Street
Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Boston School Department HQ
26 Court Street
Boston
Exterior signs on Court Square sides 
of building (both sides) removed
(Shadows of both signs still visible
Government Center MBTA Station
Cambridge/Court Streets
Boston
Last interior sign removed 2012
Building demolished for renovations 2014
Last fallout shelter sign in MBTA system 
Park Street MBTA Station
Park Street, Boston
Exterior signs removed
Downtown Crossing MBTA Station
(Formerly Washington Station)
Washington/Winters Streets
Boston
Exterior signs removed 
Office Building
91-95 Summer Street, Boston
1 interior sign in rear basement stairwell
Filene’s Department Store
10 Summer Street, Boston
Building gutted; signs removed 
Macy’s
(Former Jordan Marsh)
1 Summer Street, Boston
Exterior signs removed
1 interior sign remains on Summer St side
indicating shelter space in basement and
floors 2, 3, 4, and 5 
Former Dexter Building
453 Washington Street
Boston (Downtown)
Exterior sign removed
Former Gilchrist Store
415 and 439 Washington St
Boston (Downtown)
Exterior signs removed
from both buildings
Former Raymonds Store
342 Washington Street
Boston (Downtown)
Exterior sign removed 
Grant Building
401 Washington Street
Boston (Downtown)
Exterior sign removed 
Former Kresge Store
497 Washington Street
Boston (Downtown)
Exterior sign removed 
Former Oratory of St. Thomas More
49 Franklin Street, Boston
Exterior sign removed
(Sign marks remain)
Massachusetts Bar Association
20 West Street, Boston
Exterior sign removed
(Sign marks remain)
Office Building
26 West Street, Boston
Exterior sign removed  
Former Paramount Hotel
17 Boylston Street, Boston
Building demolished
State Street MBTA Station
1 Washington Street
Boston
Exterior sign removed from
Old State House entrance 
First National Bank of Ipswich
31 State Street, Boston
Exterior sign removed
Office Building/Retail
27 State Street, Boston
Exterior sign removed
Faneuil Hall
1 Faneuil Hall Sq
Boston
1 exterior sign facing Congress St
Exterior sign facing Quincy Market removed 
John W. McCormack
Post Office and Courthouse
5 Post Office Square
Boston
Exterior sign removed
Interior signs assumed removed
during renovations
One of largest shelters in city (capacity over 10,000) 
Captain John Foster Williams
Coast Guard Building
408 Atlantic Avenue
Boston
Exterior sign removed by 2009
Former Verizon Building
185 Franklin St
(Now 50 Post Office Square)
Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Chinatown MBTA Station
(Former Essex Station)
Washington at Essex Streets
Boston
Exterior signs removed 
Washington-Essex Building
600 Washington St, Boston
Exterior signs on Hayward Place
and Essex St sides of building
Paramount Theater
559 Washington Street
Boston
Signs removed prior to renovation 
Modern Theater
(Former Mayflower Theater)
525 Washington Street
Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Boylston Street MBTA Station
Tremont/Boylston Sts, Boston
Exterior signs removed
Shelter supplies dumped at end
of tunnel 
Commercial Building/Teatro
177 Tremont Street
Boston
Exterior sign removed
Little Building
80 Boylston/211 Tremont St
Boston
Exterior signs removed
(Sign marks remain on
Tremont Street side)
1 interior sign in stairwell
on Tremont Street side 
Former Steinert Hall
162 Boylston Street
Boston
Exterior sign remains on
Carver Street side 
Verizon Exchange Building
1 Harrison Avenue
Boston
Exterior and interior signs removed 
Building
76 Essex Street
Boston
Exterior sign removed  
Ho Toy Noodle Company
79 Essex Street, Boston
1 exterior sign on Oxford Street side
Exterior sign facing Essex Street removed 2017
Residential/Retail Building
33 Harrison Avenue
Boston (Chinatown)
Exterior sign removed 2015
Building
65 Harrison Avenue
Boston (Chinatown)
1 exterior sign remains
but is painted over black 
Residential Building
66 Beach Street
Boston (Chinatown)
1 exterior sign 
Golden Leaf Restaurant
20 Hudson Street
Boston (Chinatown)
1 exterior sign
(Moved to new location after renovations)
Building
South at Essex Streets
Boston
Building demolished; now Two Financial Center 
Building
76 South Street
Boston (Leather District)
1 exterior sign in archway 
Former State Theater
619-621 Washington St
Boston
Building demolished
Former Pilgrim Theater
660 Block Washington Street
Boston
Building demolished;
new apartment building built
Former E.M. Loews Theater
(Now Empire Garden Restaurant)
690 Washington Street
Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Citi Center Performing Arts
(Former Wang Theater/Music Hall)
270 Tremont Street
Boston
1 exterior sign remains
in rear of building on
Washington St side 
Doubletree Boston
(Former Don Bosco Technical HS)
300 Tremont Street, Boston
Exterior sign removed
Building
5-6 Park Square
Boston
Building demolished
Boston Park Plaza Hotel
(Former Statler Hilton)
50 Park Plaza, Boston
Exterior sign removed
Former Quincy Lower School
Church/Knox Streets
Boston (South End)
1 exterior sign on Church St side 
Quincy Upper School
(Former Boston High School)
152 Arlington Street
Boston (South End)
Exterior signs removed 2017
Status of interior signs unknown 
Boston Veterinary Care
10 Chandler Street, Boston
1 exterior sign
Building
131 Arlington Street
Boston
Exterior sign on side of building
removed by 2010 
Boston Fire Department
Former Engine 26/Engine 35/
Ladder 17
194 Broadway
Boston (South End)
Building demolished 1970’s
Former Salvation Army Headquarters
187 Columbus Avenue
Boston (South End)
Building demolished
Former Boston Police Headquarters
(Now Loews Hotel)
154 Berkeley Street
Boston
Exterior sign removed 
 YWCA Boston/Hotel 140
140 Clarendon Street
Boston
Exterior sign removed  
McKinley School
90 Warren Avenue
Boston (South End)
Exterior sign removed
(sign marks remain)
South End Community Services
400 Shawmut Avenue
Boston (South End)
1 exterior sign 
Fairmont Copley Plaza
(Former Sheraton Plaza)
138 St. James Avenue
Boston
Exterior sign removed 
Former building
1 Huntington Avenue
Boston
Building demolished;
new building built on top 
Lenox Hotel
61 Exeter Street
Boston
Exterior sign removed from
alley side of building 
City of Boston Building
Harrison Ave/E. Concord St
Boston (South End)
Exterior sign removed from
East Concord Street side 
Office/Warehouse Building
81 Wareham Street
Boston (South End)
1 exterior sign (interior sign being used as an exterior sign)
Cathedral Grammar School
595 Harrison Avenue
Boston (South End)
Exterior sign removed 
Boston Fire Department
Engine 22/H3/W25
700 Tremont Street
Boston
1 exterior sign; interior signs removed
Huntington Theater
264 Huntington Avenue
Boston
1 exterior sign
2 exterior signs removed 
YMCA
316 Huntington Avenue
Boston
Exterior sign removed by 2001
Boston Conservatory Building
31 Hemenway Street
Boston
Exterior sign removed during renovations 
Christian Science Church
Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
Unknown which building was shelter
Sign presumed removed 
Beth Israel Deaconess Building
109 Brookline Avenue
Boston
Exterior sign removed during renovations 
Landmark Center
(Former Sears Roebuck Building)
401 Park Drive
Boston
Exterior sign removed during renovations 
Apartments
448 Park Drive
Boston
Exterior sign removed during renovations 2015 
Boston University Apartments
96 Bay State Road, Boston
1 exterior sign 
Boston University Shelton Hall
91 Bay State Road, Boston
Exterior sign removed
after July 2013 
Boston University Hillel House
213 Bay State Road
Boston
Exterior sign removed from rear
of building after 2011 
Boston University Warren Towers
700 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston
1 exterior sign on front
1 exterior sign on Cummington Mall side 
Boston University
Tsai Performance Center
685 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston
1 exterior sign near right 
side entrance 
Boston University
705 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston
1 exterior sign to right
of entrance 
Boston University
745 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston
1 exterior sign to right
of entrance
Boston University
College of Communications
640 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston
1 exterior sign on Hinsdale Street side
Commonwealth Armory
Commonwealth Avenue/Agganis Way
Boston
Building demolished 2002 
Temple B’nai Moshe
1875 Commonwealth Avenue
Brighton
1 exterior sign on side entrance facing
Commonwealth Avenue 
Boston Housing Authority
Faneuil Gardens Housing
41, 61, 71, 81 Faneuil Street
Brighton
Exterior signs over entrance doors of
41 and 81 Faneuil Street
Exterior signs over basement doors
of 61 and 71 Faneuil Street
Boston Fire Department
Engine 51
425 Faneuil Street
Brighton
Exterior sign removed during
renovations by 2011 
Boston Fire Department
Former Engine 34
(Now Engine House Studios)
444 Western Avenue
Brighton
1 exterior sign
Baldwin Early Learning Academy
121 Corey Road
Brighton
1 exterior sign on 
Washington St side
German International School Boston
57 Holton Street
Allston
 1 exterior sign on
 Everett Street side 
Boston Public Library Central Branch
Dartmouth/Blagden Streets
Boston
1 exterior sign on Blagden Street side 
Office Building
1 Bromfield Street
Boston
1 interior sign remains in rear stairwell 
Steve Connolly Seafood
34 Newmarket Square
Boston
Exterior sign removed after October 2014
Office Building
15 Congress Street
Boston
Exterior sign removed
(Sign marks remain by door)

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