We enjoyed a walk through the common. Felt much safer than I had thought it might. Very enjoyable this time of year.
About Boston Common
1 - 10 of 4,126 reviews
Enjoyed our walk through the common although was hoping to have a horse and cart ride but don't think this is available. There is a merry go round for children which was nice. Walk across the park takes you through to Beacon Hill. Early heats...More
I've been visiting Boston for over 50 years and I've never liked the Common. I've found it uninteresting, not particularly well cared for and generally unappealing. The fact that there was a shooting while I was there didn't help.
On a warm summer day there is always an abundance of activities going on in the common. You may find street performers, a small festival, or a full on production of a Shakespearean play. Aside from a small path near the Park Street antrance that...More
Another crown jewel this city offers. Nice place to walk, in a safe place. Many shops within reach, but are expensive. The smell of POT does drift by now and then, and police in the area don`t seem to care. Not a good thing.
The Boston Common was hopping when we wandered through due to what looked like Hemp Fest. Hundreds of folks, vendors, a band, and lots of happy smokers. Walking the perimeter of the Commons gave us a sense of a great park for just the kinds...More
This is an amazing area with many activities in the middle of Historic Boston. It was fun to walk through but a little taken back by the marijuana celebrations and concert going on weekend but very calm on Monday. Very interesting 🤔