F. M. Kirby Research Center for Functional Brain Imaging
At the Kennedy Krieger Institute

Directions

F. M. Kirby Research Center
Kennedy Krieger Institute
Offices and 3T MRI Systems
707 North Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205
Tel: 1-443-923-9500

The Kirby Center offices are 3T MRI systems are located on the first floor of the Kennedy Krieger Institute in east Baltimore.  The 7T MRI System is located at 716 N. Broadway on the basement level. Directions to the facility are provided below. The Kennedy Krieger Institute extends across three buildings, which are described on the KKI website: http://locations.kennedykrieger.org/

Free valet parking is available for patients only at the front door of the 707 N. Broadway entrance.
Kennedy Krieger Institute from Madison Street

The front doorstep of the Kennedy Krieger Institute, as seen from Madison Street.

Kennedy Krieger Institute

On the Johns Hopkins East Baltimore campus, Kennedy Krieger Institute extends across three buildings. Directions and locations can be found on the KKI website: http://locations.kennedykrieger.org/

Directions to Kirby Center Main Offices and 3T MRI Systems
The main offices and 3T MRI systems of the Kirby Center are located on the first floor of 707 N. Broadway. Upon entering the 707 N. Broadway building, visitors must sign in with the security guards at the front desk. Then, going to the left side of the security desk and walking straight towards the back of the building will bring you to the double doors of the F. M. Kirby Research Center. Ring the doorbell (on the right side of the doors), and someone will let you into our waiting area.

Directions to Kirby Center 7T MRI System
The 7T MRI system is located on the ground level of 716 N. Broadway. Visitors must sign in with the security guard at the front desk. Take the elevators down to the basement level. Following the signs, take the hallway on your right to the door that leads to the Kirby Center's waiting area for the 7T MRI System. If you need assistance, you may ring the doorbell on the second door, which is located to the left of the lockers.

Our locations are shown on the following map:


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Informative Links

Maps

Medical Campus
Homewood Campus
Shuttle: Homewood to JHMI
Maryland Public Transportation Map

Driving Directions to KKI (707 N. Broadway)

From the South: I-95
Take I-95 North. Take Exit 53. Follow signs for Downtown/Inner Harbor. Stay in the middle lane (the second lane from the left). You will pass Conway Street on the right and Camden Yards on the left. Turn right onto Pratt Street. Continue past Little Italy. Turn left onto Broadway. Continue on Broadway for nine blocks. The Kennedy Krieger Institute is on the right, just past Monument Street.

From the South: I-295
Take I-295 North, the Baltimore-Washington Parkway, toward downtown Baltimore. At the Inner Harbor, turn right onto Pratt Street and continue past Little Italy. Turn left onto Broadway. Continue on Broadway for nine blocks. The Kennedy Krieger Institute is on the right, just past Monument Street

From the North: I-83
Take I-83 South to the Guilford Avenue exit. Turn left onto Center Street. Stay in the middle lane. At the light, bear right onto Monument Street. Turn left onto North Broadway. The Kennedy Krieger Institute is on the right, at the corner of Monument and Broadway.

From the North: I-95
Take I-95 South to the Eastern Avenue exit, towards Highlandtown. Turn right onto Broadway. Continue on Broadway for nine blocks. The Kennedy Krieger Institute is on the right, just past Monument Street

From the East: I-70E
Take I-70 East towards Glen Burnie. Then follow I-95 North. Take Exit 53 to Downtown/Inner Harbor. Stay in the middle lane (the second lane from the left). You will pass Conway Street on the right and Camden Yards on the left. Turn right onto Pratt Street. Continue past Little Italy. Turn left onto Broadway. Continue on Broadway for nine blocks. The Kennedy Krieger Institute is on the right, just past Monument Street.

Driving Directions From JHMI to Major Highways

Directions to: I-95 North
From McElderry or Caroline Street Garage: Turn left. Go 1 to 1.5 blocks, then turn left onto Orleans Street (Route 40).

From Washington Street Garage: Exit and turn left at the first light. Turn left at the next light (Broadway). Turn left on Orleans Street.

From KKI Garage on Ashland Avenue: Turn left onto Ashland Avenue. Turn left at the first light onto Broadway. Turn left on Orleans Street.

From ORLEANS STREET: Go approximately four miles and look for signs to 895/95North.

Directions to: I-95 South
From McElderry or Caroline Street Garage: Turn right onto Caroline Street. Turn left at the first light onto Madison Street.

From KKI Garage on Ashland Avenue: Turn left onto Ashland Avenue. Turn left at the first light onto Broadway. Turn right at the next light onto Madison Street.

From MADISON STREET: After turning onto Madison Street, stay in the middle lane. Proceed past the prison complex until you pass under the Jones Falls Expressway (I-83) overpass. Turn left at the first light onto Guilford Avenue. Turn right at Lombard Street (one block before the Inner Harbor). Turn left at Howard Street. Turn right onto Conway Street. Follow signs for I-95; you'll be making a left turn just before Camden Yards. You will have a choice for I-95 South (to Washington, DC) or I-95 North (to New York City).

Directions to: I-295 (Baltimore-Washington Parkway)
From Caroline Street or McElderry Garage: Turn right onto Caroline Street. Then turn left at the first light onto Madison Street.

From KKI Garage on Ashland Avenue: Turn left onto Ashland Avenue. Turn left at the first light onto Broadway. Turn right at the next light onto Madison Street.

From MADISON STREET: After turning onto Madison Street, stay in the middle lane. Proceed past the prison complex until you pass under the Jones Falls Expressway (I-83) overpass. Turn left at the first light onto Guilford Avenue. Turn right at Lombard Street (one block before the Inner Harbor). Stay in the left lane. Go five blocks. Turn left at Greene Street. Greene Street will become Russell Street, which leads directly into I-295, the Baltimore-Washington Parkway.

Directions to: I-83 (Jones-Falls Expressay)
From Caroline Street or McElderry Garage: Turn right onto Caroline Street. Then turn left at the first light onto Madison Street.

From KKI Garage on Ashland Avenue: Turn left onto Ashland Avenue. Turn left at the first light onto Broadway. Turn right at the next light onto Madison Street.

From MADISON STREET: After turning onto Madison Street, stay in the right lane. Proceed past the prison complex and turn right onto the ramp for the Jones Falls Expressway (I-83 North).

Public Transportation

The Maryland Transit Administration has several options for public transportation. Some of the easiest travel options include:
  • Metro/Subway: The final south-bound stop is Johns Hopkins Hospital. This map, showing the route from Owings Mills through the Inner Harbor/Downtown Baltimore to JHMI, will show you the schedule and route of the Metro. Once you arrive at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, you can ask the Security Desk how to get to the Kennedy Krieger Institute.
  • MARC: Only running from Mondays to Fridays, this train has several stops around Washington, DC, and comes directly to Baltimore's Penn Station in the Mt. Vernon neighborhood. The JHMI Shuttle Service stops by Penn Station on its way between the campuses.
  • Lightrail: Operating at street-level, alongside cars and across bridges, the Light Rail's stops include BWI Airport, the Baltimore Convention Center, and shopping centers in Baltimore County.
  • Bus: The local, express, and neighborhood buslines have many different routes.
Map from the MTA: This map displays the MARC, Metro, and Light Rail routes with connecting stops.
Johns Hopkins Hospital Travel Information: For more directions, public transportation, and other links.