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Property Highlights

  • Making history

    Once home to the Boston Stock Exchange, 53 State Street is now the headquarters of the Boston Globe. It’s a place steeped in history that continues to inspire groundbreaking work every day.

  • Views from harbor to skyline

    Flexible floorplates, soaring ceilings, and oversized windows come together to create spaces flooded with natural light that offer sweeping views of the city. From here, you’ll take in panoramic views of the Boston Harbor, Charles River, Cambridge, and the Boston skyline.

  • Amenities inside and out

    The property is located in the heart of Downtown Boston, at the intersection of State and Congress. Boston Common, Faneuil Hall, the Park at Post Office Square, the Greenway, and several restaurants, retailers, fitness studios, and hotels are all within walking distance of the property.

  • Convenient commute

    With the MBTA Orange line and Blue line directly accessible in the building, getting to and from 53 State is a breeze. The Red and Green MBTA lines, North and South Station, and commuter boat lines are also all within walking distance, and Mass Pike and Route 93 are just a few short blocks away.


Total Square Footage:
1.25 Million SF
Building Height:
Floor Plates:
26,000 SF - 40,000 SF
Ceiling Heights:
12’6” - 13’6”
Glass-enclosed Atrium
126 Covered Parking Spaces
Concierge and Security
  • Oversized windows offer abundant natural light and stunning panoramic views
  • Property Manager on site
  • Walking distance to the MBTA Blue, Orange, and Red lines
  • Unit
    LL floorSuite 01032,789 sq ft
    Available Now


With plenty of screens, seating, and supplies the conference center at 53 State Street is the ideal place to bring your team together or gather a group.


Shift is a tenant amenity program for members of the 53 State Street community. Encompassing a range of classes, events, and perks available onsite and online, Shift offers a distinctive benefit that contributes to an engaging workplace and appealing corporate culture.

  • Wellness Classes
  • Culinary Events
  • Community Service
  • Fitness Classes
  • Educational Programs
  • Building-Wide Social Events

Thoughtfully designed for a smarter, more sustainable future.

Beacon is committed to creating innovative workplaces that are better for people and the planet. We’ve earned industry recognition for our operations and continue to raise the bar for the environment we create inside and outside our building.

  • Energy Star

    Beacon’s commitment to sustainability has been recognized by the EPA, who has awarded the ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year award. Recognized for 11 consecutive years with an average ENERGY STAR score of 85 - within the top 25% of all office buildings

  • Fitwel Certified

    Fitwel is a nationwide building certification program to support healthier workplace environments and improve occupant health and well-being.

  • Gold

    LEED Certified

    Beacon strives to operate all of its properties in a resource-efficient manner and seeks LEED® certification at each property. To date, Beacon has obtained LEED® certification for over 60 million square feet of property.

  • 9 Foundations Healthy Buildings Optimization Program

    Driving scientific research into practice with evidence-based approaches to healthy buildings. Learn more about the 9F Shield.

  • Platinum

    WiredScore Certified

    Wired Certification is the commercial real estate rating system that empowers landlords to understand, improve, and promote their buildings' digital infrastructure.

  • Two men in white bee keeper suits holding up a beehive panel that's covered in honeycomb and bees

    Beacon Bees

    As part of its long-standing commitment to sustainability, Beacon has partnered with The Best Bees Company, a Boston-based full-service beekeeper and leading researcher, to install beehives on the rooftops of most of its buildings. Beacon is pleased to support honey bee research by being one of the first institutional owners to introduce this program on a national level.

Welcome to Boston

  • 99

    Walk Score

  • 100

    Transit Score

  • 87

    Bike Score


Nearby attractions

  • Retail & Dining

    Quincy Market

  • Arena

    TD Garden

  • Waterfront Park

    Christopher Columbus Park

What's Nearby

See for yourself
  • Retail & Dining

    Quincy Market

  • Arena

    TD Garden

  • Waterfront Park

    Christopher Columbus Park

  • Beer Hall

    Sam Adams Tap Room

  • 4-Star Hotel

    Hyatt Centric Hotel

  • Dining + Retail

    Theatre District