50 linear feet of manuscripts
1,770 linear feet of archives
8,500 reels of audio tapes
2,000 reels of video tapes
80 oral histories
100 16mm. motion picture reels
1,000 sound recording disks
Boston Symphony Orchestra Archives (1881-present) Boston Pops (1885-present) Tanglewood (1934-present) Tanglewood Music Center (1940-present) Boston Symphony Orchestra Oral History Collection Boston Symphony Orchestra Sound Recording Collection Boston Pops Sound Recording Collection Boston Symphony Orchestra Photograph Collection (Images)
Collection(s) are available by appointment only
Access only in reading room, supervised
Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
All photocopying done by staff
Restrictions on scanners
Restrictions on cameras
Restrictions on tape recorders
Special loans for certain materials
FROM THE NORTH:
Take I-93 South to Storrow Drive to the Fenway exit.
FROM THE SOUTH:
Take I-93 (the Southeast Expressway) to the Massachusetts Ave. exit.
FROM THE WEST:
Take Storrow Drive to the Fenway exit.
OR, take the Massachusetts Turnpike to the Prudential Center/Copley
FOR FURTHER DIRECTIONS CALL: (617)266-1492.
BY PUBLIC TRANSPORTAIONS (MBTA):
Tek the Heath Street/Brigham Circle ("E") Green Line train
to the Symphony Station or any other Green Line train to the Hynes
Convention Center/ICA Station or the Orange Line to the
Massachusetts Avenue Station.