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Larz Anderson Park

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25 Newton St, Brookline, MA 02445-7406
+1 617-730-2081
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Sledding down the hill

I remember enjoyably sledding down the snowy hills of Larz Anderson Park in the winter, immediately... read more

Reviewed January 11, 2018
Maynard C
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Boston, MA
A serene place to relax in Brookline

This property used to be part of an old mansion. It is now the go to place in the summer for sun... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2017
jbsalee
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Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“auto museum” (16 reviews)
“larz anderson” (18 reviews)
“skating rink” (6 reviews)
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25 Newton St, Brookline, MA 02445-7406
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"auto museum"
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"larz anderson"
in 18 reviews
"skating rink"
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"sports fields"
in 4 reviews
"kite flying"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful spot"
in 3 reviews
"an oasis"
in 2 reviews
"family and friends"
in 2 reviews
"open to the public"
in 2 reviews
"walk around"
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"boston area"
in 2 reviews
"picnic"
in 15 reviews
"hill"
in 22 reviews
"sledding"
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"playground"
in 12 reviews
"winter"
in 20 reviews
"snow"
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Reviewed January 11, 2018

I remember enjoyably sledding down the snowy hills of Larz Anderson Park in the winter, immediately after a snow.

Thank Maynard C
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Reviewed November 12, 2017

This property used to be part of an old mansion. It is now the go to place in the summer for sun, kite flying, and relaxing while reading. Bring your own seat. In the winter sledding is the sport of choice!

Thank jbsalee
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

I love walking in Larz Anderson Park and have enjoyed it for years. There are beautiful city views, great winter sledding and quiet so near Boston. This Park is never too crowded and has so many wonderful attributes. Tucked up in the corner are garden...More

Thank Abby C
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Reviewed October 30, 2017

This is a very nice area to come and have a pleasant Picnic. There is a small nice Playground for Children. There is an open area for playing Frizzbe, or throwing a ball. Pretty area to walk around and has an open parking lot (no...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

As a Brookline, MA resident since 1993, Larz Anderson park has provided our family and friends with countless memories in all seasons of the year. From dog-walking, to the infant and toddler years, the grounds and playgrounds are fantastic, beautiful. BBQ areas (reserve thru town)...More

Thank Eddieseven
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 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

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Reviewed June 15, 2017

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

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Reviewed May 23, 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
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Reviewed January 28, 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

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Reviewed January 5, 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

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tahir h
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Response from Ruth R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is free parking
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mahtabsirdani
May 16, 2016|
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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
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