Located in Westford, MA, less than an hour's drive from Boston. The clubhouse is maintained for members, but any non-member may visit with a member or by other prior arrangement (see the Contact Us page). The clubhouse is located on the grounds of MIT's Millstone farmhouse in Westford, MA. The clubhouse is open most Saturday nights, weather permitting, so it is wise to call in advance (978-692-8708).
Please do not drive onto the observing field after dark. Park either in the gravel lot where you enter, or across the street by the tall "garage door" building.
Latitude: 42d 36.5382' N Longitude: 71d 29.6581' W
(Above are NAD83, accurate to ~1 meter, and were provided by Ed Wallner.)
View sky above the clubhouse. Or, a google map
Directions to the Clubhouse
- Take RT 3 North from I-95/RT-128 or I-495 to Exit 33.
- Proceed West on RT 40 for five miles.
- Turn Right (onto Millstone Rd) at the MIT Lincoln Lab, Haystack Observatory just after the Groton town line.
- Proceed to the farmhouse on the left side of the road.