We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Larz Anderson Park

25 Newton St, Brookline, MA 02146
+1 617 730 2081; +1 617 739 7518
Improve this listing
Ranked #3 of 14 Attractions in Brookline
Type: Parks
15 visitor photos
Write a Review

30 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    21
    7
    2
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Brookline, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Auto museum for history lovers, city view for sight seers, grills by the fountain for casual diners, this place has it all. We love to fly our kite there and skate and sled in the winter

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saginaw, Mi
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Great park with lots of green grass and a museum to boot. We took the park in when my spouse wanted to see the July 4 th fireworks but avoid the crowded scene. Our hotel was in Brookline so 10 mins later and we were at the park. The view was great and we had a good time. There are... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
new England
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The venue is fabulous...if you are thinking of having you special day here then do not hesitate. Having just attended the states for friends sins wedding here, k cannot tell you how gorgeous this setting is. The view over to the city is incredible and once inside the seating amongst vintage motor cars is fabulous...

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
13 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Larz Anderson Park is a great place year round. There's a hill from where you get a great view of Brookline, Chestnut Hill and downtown Boston in the distance. They have a fireworks show on 4th of July and the entire park looks amazing even when covered in snow, which is probably why you see so many wedding pictures and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Boston, MA
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
17 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Nice hilly park. Has car shows almost every weekend during the summer. Enjoyable place for a stroll.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

This not a famous place, but an excellent one to escape from the city.It is full of peace. You can take your family here for picnic or just come by yourself to have a reading here. One of best places for relaxing. .

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boston,MA
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
24 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

I was pleasantly surprised by the Park, having recently visited other classic and antique car venues. Larz Anderson was the best. The restored cars dazzle and those that are preserved overflow with history and beauty. They can all be easily seen as the entire experience is on two levels with a variety of rooms. One of the most impressive aspects... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brookline, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

The Larz Anderson Auto Museum in the park has the most amazing beautiful antique cars. During the summer, car shows can be found here regularly for every kind of auto buff around. It's a place that shold not be missed!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brookline, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
119 reviews 119 reviews
72 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The park does have a pretty water feature, and some garden architecture inherited from when the estate was a private home.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brookline, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
14 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

There are no words to describe the beauty and functionality of this 70 odd acre gem. Rolling green hills, a lake full of fish, 2 baseball diamonds, soccer fields and the awesome car museum and car shows. THE one thing that sucks are the geese...folks need to STOP feeding them, they defecate (TA doesn't like s..t) everywhere!

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to Larz Anderson Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Larz Anderson Park, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing