Scituate Center is found west of MA Route 3A and east of the Santuit Brook and the Greenbush Railroad. Main thoroughfares in Scituate Center include Beaver Dam Road, First Parish Road, Country Way and Branch Street. Scituate Center landmarks include Cushing Elementary School, Gates Middle School, Scituate High School, Scituate Library and Scituate Skatepark.
Scituate Center features established residential streets with mature landscaping and meticiously updated homes. Developers have acquired former Scituate Center estates like Thomas Lawson's Dreamwold and converted them to condominium communities.