Peter R. Girguis
Professor of Organismic & Evolutionary Biology
Phone: (617) 496-8328

Travel to the Girguis Lab

Travel by Car

Please note: Parking near the Girguis lab is extremely limited.


(1) Harvard University Parking

Permit parking available in nearby University parking garages.

Parking permits:

To obtain a parking permit please click here to fill out the online form(s) and/or for more information.

The online form(s) will ask you to provide the following:

  • License plate number and state
  • Parking code = 2017
  • Department = OEB/MCZ/Herbaria
  • Parking garage = 52 Oxford Street (closest to lab)
(2) Metered Parking
There are parking meters located on Oxford Street.
Please note: meters only accept US quarters and are usually limited to two hours.
(3) Public Parking near Harvard University
Please click here for more information.

Travel by Public Transportation

The Harvard Square station is on the RED LINE of the MBTA* subway system and is located across the street from Harvard Yard. This stop is within walking distance to the lab. For more information about the MBTA*, please click here.

*MBTA = Massachusette Bay Transporation Authority

Travel by Taxi

For local taxi information, please click here



Shipping Address

16 Divinity Avenue
Biological Laboratories Building, 3083
Cambridge, MA 02138-2020

General Lab Phone Number

(617) 495-9156

Graduate Student and Postdoc Office Phone Number

(617) 495-9266

Girguis Lab Fax Number

(617) 495-8848