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Larz Anderson Park

25 Newton St, Brookline, MA 02445-7406
+1 617-730-2081
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A gem

This park offers history, views, space to run and play, and in the winter a skating rink. I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brookline, Massachusetts
via mobile
very nice park with both flat and hilly areas, great for walks and biking

Great in the spring for lilacs, nice paved paths both walkable and bike able with designated... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Brookline, Massachusetts
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25 Newton St, Brookline, MA 02445-7406
+1 617-730-2081
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This park offers history, views, space to run and play, and in the winter a skating rink. I returned to place where we shot rockets and sent kites soaring (even into a tree) when my boys were little. My grandsons are due for a visit...More

Thank Ildi469
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Great in the spring for lilacs, nice paved paths both walkable and bike able with designated picnic areas and nice flowers

Thank rzamenhof
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great place for all kinds of outdoor activities a geat wooded area surrounded by the city an oasis in the busy world we live in

Thank 506seanj
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We can see how the park will be even nicer in warmer weather but strollers and dog walkers enjoyed the park even in January. The views of Boston make this a good place for picture taking. We combined this with a tour of the auto...More

2  Thank gailmath
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Really fun and affordable Ice Rink. Visited with the kids and they had a blast. The entry and rental fee was very reasonable and easy to navigate. They also have snacks and hot beverages. They even lent a hockey stick and puck to my son...More

Thank HZG2
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

If you have kids of grandkids who are car enthusiasts take them to the auto museum on the grounds of this gorgeous park. There is something for everyone here! Beautiful things to see on a stroll, and the kids love seeing the Anderson family's old...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 September 2016

went here as a kid many times for school trips. It's still just as beautiful, peaceful and clean as it ever was. The car museum located in the park is excellent, brings you to another time and place. Really nice place.

Thank tahir h
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Every year our club has a cookout/picnic at The Shelter in the park. It is a very popular venue and we have to reserve it in January for Labor Day (there's also a substantial fee). However there are many places to picnic that do not...More

Thank Scanner_Lewis
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Great option for the automobile and history afficionado , for special events and just to see a wonderful view of Boston. There are cars with attributes from back when that you would not expect - a great green expanse for tented events as well.

Thank HomewoodSuitesDOS
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I go here with my family, I go here to take photos for my business and the park is always beautiful. In the winter there is an outdoor ice rink with a snack bar and ice skate rentals, if needed. They have a playground, barbecue...More

Thank Amara C
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tahir h
22 July 2016|
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Response from Ruth R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is free parking
16 May 2016|
Response from Yulia D | Reviewed this property |
Reserve a Picnic Table at One of Brookline Parks (April - October) Many parks in Brookline have a picnic area available for exclusive use. Picnic areas consist of one picnic table that can be reserved for small events... More