Directions

St. Francis of Assisi

  • From Route 93 or 128 South: Take Route 3 South (Braintree, Cape Cod.) Take Exit 17, Union Street . Bear right off exit and go to the second set of lights at the top of the hill. Thayer Academy will be directly in front of you. Take a left onto Washington Street. Proceed for approximately an eighth of a mile. Saint Francis will be on your left, across from Cartwright Funeral Home.
  • From Route 3 North: Take Exit 17, Union Street and go around rotary ¾ of the way and bear right onto Union Street. Go to the second set of lights at the top of the hill. Thayer Academy will be directly in front of you. Take a left onto Washington Street. Proceed for approximately an eighth of a mile. Saint Francis will be on your left, across from Cartwright Funeral Home. Take a left into the school/church parking lot.

St. Clare

From Boston & points north:

  • Route 3 South to Exit 17 (Braintree – Union Street)
  • Bear right at off ramp (follow signs for Union Street, So. Braintree)
  • At set of lights take a left onto Ivory St. that becomes John W. Mahar Highway. (MBTA station on right)
  • Follow to the end and take a left onto Grove Street
  • Go past Stop and Shop on your left and take a right at the next set of lights onto Liberty Street.
  • St Clare will be on your left (~1/2 mile).

From points south:


  • Route 3 North to Exit 17
  • Follow directions above