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“Wau what a great park”

Boston Public Garden
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US$35.00*
and up
Copley Square to Downtown Boston Freedom Trail...
Ranked #9 of 420 things to do in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: This Frederick Law Olmsted-designed park, famous for its Swan Boats, has over 600 varieties of trees and an ever-changing array of flowers. It is America's first public garden.
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Very good park we defenetly don't have this at home. From this park you can either go to the harbor or fenway.

Thank Jim H
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Brilliant oasis on a warm spring day, plenty of benches, water and grassed areas all well kept and feels safe

Thank Fred S
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

We visited on a warm and sunny Saturday and the Public Garden was packed with families, couples and others enjoying the weather and settings. Not all the trees or flowers were in bloom when we visited. The Swan Boats were operating and we took a tour around the lagoon on one. It was a fun experience, but unlike other Boston attractions, there is no narrative provided during the relatively short ride of less than 15 minutes. The boats do not operate during inclement weather and the cost was reasonable at $3.50 for seniors.

Thank ctp1513
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Lovely park even when not in full bloom. I found horrible that some organization had put straw hats and fake flowers on the duck scultures, refused to take a photo. This type of intervention should not be allowed, how to disrespect an artistic creation with a small trait

Thank Donatella P
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Near Quincy market and seaport.. pretty to walk around in nice weather. Some statues there too to take pictures and what not.

Thank Toni_Cee
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