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Beautiful, Peaceful park in the City!

This perfect little Park along the Charles is a perfect spot to relax in the City. Perfect Location... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Lincoln, New Hampshire
Hidden gem

This park is a hidden gem! You can walk from Cambridge to the North End stopping to let the kids... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Jim M
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22 Aug 2018
“Beautiful, Peaceful park in the City!”
9 Jul 2018
“Hidden gem”
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

This perfect little Park along the Charles is a perfect spot to relax in the City. Perfect Location near Lynch Skate Park!! There's something here for the whole family. Great lunch spot next door at Lingo.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ackcb27
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This park is a hidden gem! You can walk from Cambridge to the North End stopping to let the kids play along the way. It's highly recommended.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jim M
Reviewed 4 January 2018

in the shade of the Zakim. In late fall, the colors were still lovely and the sun shining. This was a fantastic space, and it made me happy to see so many residents enjoying the park. There were plenty of places to sit and take...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank o2bcre8ive
Reviewed 25 August 2017

This is a terrific example of successful urban planning. This park is tricky to find (across the street from the Museum of Science) but worth it! Three different kinds of playgrounds for children of all ages plus a terrific splash park ....on the waterway used...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank funhunterEdgartown
Reviewed 5 February 2016

Very nice and quite place. It's perfect place to walk. Especially if you are waiting for someone to arrive to Boston Logan (10 minutes drive there)

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Andriy5555
Reviewed 6 November 2015

I once saw some unusual, close-up photos of the Zakim Bridge that seemed to be taken from nearby pedestrian walkways. I couldn’t imagine where these walkways were located, but was determined to find them! Eventually I discovered them at North Point Park where we went...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Route128North
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

This is a beautiful park. Pros: fun creative climbing structure (little pretend houses), great views of a drawbridge and the duck boats going in and out of the water which my kids love to watch! Fun spray deck when the water is on. Cons: Parking...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank 319ripple
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Great park with lots of playground options for kids of different ages. The water spray is pretty great for a hot day. Nice trails to walk or bike on along the river and with views of the city. Downside: shortage of metered parking spots nearby...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank shortcakescraps
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Had no idea this little park existed so close to the bridge and the museum. we found it by accident while staying at a hotel down the road. We walked through it to get into the city and the next morning I ran loops through...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I walk my dog here every day. It has large grassy areas with interesting designs and shapes. It has two children's play areas - I think the difference is for the age groups. There is a little canal for kayaking. Nice flowering plantings. It is...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank CapeCodDiva
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