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Boston Urban Planning: Collections at Other Institutions

A guide for urban planning materials of Boston

Norman B. Leventhal Map Center - Hours

See the Norman B. Leventhal Map & Education Center gallery hours, special hours, and research hours on their website.

Remote Reference and Research Services:

Related Resources

Institutions with Urban Planning Materials

Boston City Archives
Holds the records of municipal planning agencies

Boston Planning & Development Agency
Oversees municipal planning and development in Boston

Massachusetts State Archives 
Holds the records of state planning agencies

Massachusetts State Library
Holds the Commonwealth's collections of maps, statute books, and government documents.

Registry of Deeds
Documents related to property ownership

Harvard Map Collection

Visual Collections at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design

MIT Rotch Library Architecture & Planning

Perceptual Form of the City Collection at MIT


For other towns, search for local archives, libraries, and historical societies