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“A week in Boston”

Boston Public Garden
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Boston Freedom Trail to Copley Square Walking Tour
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Ranked #4 of 394 things to do in Boston
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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.
Preston, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“A week in Boston”
Reviewed 3 March 2012

Really good city break, plenty to see and do.
Feb probably not the best month to visit, some attractions out of season.

Visited February 2012
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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Beautiful, especially in the Spring!”
Reviewed 1 March 2012

Wow - it's hard to find a more beautiful or peaceful place in the spring time! Definitely a great place for a walk with the dog or the family - very kid-friendly. Public parking underground nearby. Public restrooms nearby.

Visited May 2011
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Hull
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Public Garden”
Reviewed 1 March 2012

This is a great place to walk with the family and friends, its been around for years and years, so special, ride the swan boats, bring a picknic lunch, and enjoy the view.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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91 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
“Cool to see”
Reviewed 28 February 2012

Nothing spectacular, but I'd definitely make a stop here if you are out walking around. We enjoyed this!

Visited February 2012
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Cambridge
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Beautiful even in winter!”
Reviewed 28 February 2012

The public garden is extremely picturesque, and well worth a walk through.

Visited February 2012
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