Mount Auburn is a pleasant walk from Harvard Square and several local walking/biking trails.

From Harvard Square: Head west on Brattle Street.  Brattle Street will merge onto Mount Auburn Street. The Cemetery Entrance will be directly across the street. (1.4 miles)

From Fresh Pond Reservation:  From the southern end of the reservation head south on Aberdeen Avenue. The Cemetery Entrance is straight ahead at the intersection of Aberdeen Avenue and Mount Auburn Street. (0.3 mile)

From the Charles River Reservation: Near the the Eliot Bridge, proceed from the DCR trails up to Gerry’s Landing Road, heading towards Fresh Pond Parkway.  Follow Gerry’s Landing Road to Mount Auburn Street. The Cemetery is on the left. (0.9 mile)