Directions to LVL Contact

The Laboratory for Visual Learning is located on the campus of Harvard University, on the grounds of the Harvard College Observatory at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, 60 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA.

Travel Directions click here

    When you reach the observatory complex proceed to the top of the hill. Go to the brick building with the big white door labled "Phillips Auditorium" (see photo). The LVL is located directly above this big white door.

      Science Education Department
      Building D; Room 302


Parking on site is limited. If space is available, parking passes can be purchased for a rate of about $1 per hour at the Harvard College Observatory business office.


60 Garden Street is between the Alewife and Harvard Square T stops on the RED line and is about a 10 minute walk from either station. see map

Laboratory for Visual Learning
Harvard-Smithsonian CfA
60 Garden Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

LVL Website:

Dr. Matthew H. Schneps
LVL Director

Confidential Email for LVL:


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