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Massachusetts Mental Health Center

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Location  Boston, Massachusetts
Architectural style  Late Gothic Revival
Phone  +1 617-626-9300
Added to NRHP  21 January 1994
Architect  Kendall, Taylor & Co.
NRHP Reference #  93001489
Year built  1912
Massachusetts Mental Health Center
MPS  Massachusetts State Hospitals And State Schools MPS
Address  75 Fenwood Rd, Boston, MA 02115, USA

1 introduction overview of the history of psychiatry 1982

The Massachusetts Mental Health Center is a historic psychiatric hospital complex at 75 Fenwood Road in the Longwood medical area of Boston, Massachusetts.


The center was founded in 1912 as the Boston Psychopathic Hospital. Its original main building and power plant were built that year, with additions in later decades including a therapeutic wing (1954) and research building (1957). The entire property was surrounded by an iron picket fence. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1994, representing one of the nation's oldest psychiatric hospitals. In 2009 the center's historic campus at 74 Fenwood Road was acquired by Partners HealthCare and demolished the following year. The center continues to operate in modern facilities at 75 Fenwood Road.

New massachusetts mental health center mmhc ribbon cutting january 31 2012


Massachusetts Mental Health Center Wikipedia

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