COVID-19 testing

Residents can visit City Hall during business hours to receive a COVID-19 home kit test for free. COVID-19 Self-Test at Home Instructions in multiple languages are available at

COVID-19 PCR test for a cost

Beth Israel Deaconess Healthcare - Individuals may pay using their insurance or pay out of pocketNo appointment is required. Testing is offered Monday – Friday, 8:30am-1:00pm, 1:30pm-5:00pm. Located on the ground floor, First room on your right. If you have any questions, feel free to call 617-975-6262.

Free PCR Testing Sites near Chelsea 

  • Revere:  Project Beacon located on 31 Furlong Drive by Target. This is appointment only, for more information 617-741-7310.
  • Everett: Rivergreen Park located on 1 Rivergreen Drive. Hours are 7:00am-7:00pm Mon-Fri and 12:00-6:00pm Sat. For more information 844-422-8253