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Arts on the T

A mural painted by Todd McKie at South Station's bus terminal.
Mural painted by Todd McKie at South Station's bus terminal.

Music

The MBTA permits musical performances at a number of subway stations in metro Boston. Musicians in stations must have a license and remain in designated areas.

Learn more about the Subway Performers Program and how to apply through the Massachusetts Realty Group, the MBTA's real estate division.

Fan Favorite Friday

Every Friday, we spotlight our favorite MBTA-themed posts. Tag @thembta on Instagram and we’ll DM you with the details.

View these works:  

red line  Red Line 

orange line  Orange Line 

green line  Green Line 

blue line  Blue Line 

silver line  Silver Line 

commuter rail  Commuter Rail 

Filming 

The MBTA is an iconic part of the Boston cityscape. Our transit system has appeared in many films set in the area.  

To film any scene involving the MBTA, you need a film permit. Email filming@mbta.com for more information. 

Read the full photography policy 

Learn about filming and photography involving the MBTA 

Fan Favorite Friday

Every Friday, we spotlight our favorite MBTA-themed posts. Tag @thembta on Instagram and we’ll DM you with the details.