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.

Governor Hutchinson's Field

Save
Share
Review Highlights
Just a field

There is nothing to recommend this field. It is just a field. It is nice to have some open space... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2017
MARY Lou A
,
Milton, Massachusetts
field on a hill...with a view

There are quite a few places where one can get a good view of Boston and the Harbor; this is one of... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2016
veronicafromboston
,
Boston, Massachusetts
Read all 6 reviews
Enhance this page - Upload photos! Add a photo
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good0%
  • Average33%
  • Poor51%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 7, 2017
“Nowhere to park and not much to do”
Mar 14, 2017
“Just a field”
About
Enjoy views of the Neponset River marshes and Boston Harbor from the hilltop site of the estate of the last Massachusetts Colonial governor.
Contact
Adams Street, Milton, MA 02186
Website
Reviews (6)
Filter reviews
6 results
Traveler rating
1
0
2
3
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
1
0
2
3
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed June 7, 2017

I caught sunrise at the field, which was actually very nice. There really isn't any parking nearby although you could park about 1/2 mile away in "town". Since I was only staying for a very short visit, I parked at the gap in the stonewall.

Thank dave d
Reviewed March 14, 2017

There is nothing to recommend this field. It is just a field. It is nice to have some open space amidst the houses. Sometimes the Trustees of Reservations try to run programs here; they should just stay home and let the field be a field....More

1  Thank MARY Lou A
Reviewed September 27, 2016

There are quite a few places where one can get a good view of Boston and the Harbor; this is one of them. There are trails through the fields and joining woods and it is a great place for a nice roll (down the hill)...More

Thank veronicafromboston
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

I expected there to be a trail leading to the river. There is not- however, it is overgrown & I wouldn't recommend going in there. According to the website there is parking nearby. My friend & I couldn't locate any free parking except what is...More

Thank hollabackscout
Reviewed September 22, 2014

I brought my dog to walk there but couldn't go in very far because the field is full of poison ivy!!!

Thank linda m
Reviewed January 5, 2014

Governor Hutchinson was the last Royal Governor and fled back to England after the Boston Tea Party. He lived in an Estate in Milton Hill. The field has great views of the Neponset River and the Boston Skyline. Can be a little buggy so bring...More

Thank karar567
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Governor Hutchinson's Field staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines