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There are 4 gateway entries to the 5-acre John F. Kennedy Memorial Park, marked by pairs of tall granite columns.
The granite fountain in the center & the entrance pillars are inscribed with memorable quotations from President Kennedy's speeches.
Open greenspace & paths are brilliant...More
I was hoping to see a beautiful fountain in the park. So disappointed to see that there was no water, lots of graffiti, dirty...the park was peaceful and right across the street was a boathouse with crews rowing on the Charles. That was nice to...More
Go here on a Sunday during the summer, since Memorial Drive is closed for cars on that day, from April until October. Because the only downside to this small and nice little park, is the noise and pollution from the car traffic nearby.
Just a couple of blocks away from the Harvard Square scene, Kennedy park has a great view of the Charles River. Bring your book, food or just relax, it is large enough to get away from any crowds that may intrude in your space. In...More