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.
Review Highlights
Nice sprawling urban park with surprises

This underused park is a good size with playing fields, ruins and remnants of old zoo enclosures... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2018
sam t
,
Medford, Massachusetts
Nice park to bring the family to during the summer months.

White Stadium located on the park grounds is an excellent old stadium that also serves as the sight... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2016
ClosSinde
,
New York City, New York
via mobile
Read all 6 reviews
4
All photos (4)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good67%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
8 Sep 2018
“Nice sprawling urban park with surprises”
12 Oct 2016
“Nice park to bring the family to during the summer months.”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-3°
Dec
-8°
Jan
-6°
Feb
Contact
1 Franklin Park Rd, Dorchester, Boston, MA 02121-3252
Roxbury
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Boston
from US$57.75
More Info
from US$57.75
More Info
from US$57.75
More Info
from US$78.75
More Info
Reviews (6)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveller rating
2
3
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
2
3
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed September 8, 2018

This underused park is a good size with playing fields, ruins and remnants of old zoo enclosures and event a little stadium.

Thank sam t
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

White Stadium located on the park grounds is an excellent old stadium that also serves as the sight of the BAA Half Marathon Finish line. Running on can feel the history of such great events from previous years. Nice park to bring the family to...More

Thank ClosSinde
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Franklin Park is a large park south of Roxbury in Boston. It offers a great space to get away from the city and have a cookout in the summer. The grass is a little overgrown in spots, but there are good facilities for kids and...More

Thank Andrei S
Reviewed June 16, 2014

Major city view with wonderful outdoor setting and extensive floral and animal collection. Easy to get to by public transportation or car and good free parking if you are driving. Near bye area is a public golf course and not far away is the famous...More

Thank Doc8484
Reviewed December 23, 2013

This is a very beautiful place to relax any time. It is a very place that can accommodate any group of people. I had a nice watching the whole place go white as the snow fell on the ground turning everywhere white. It is really...More

Thank MgdaleneI
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 88 nearby hotels
Courtyard Boston-South Boston
587 reviews
3.47 km away
Ramada by Wyndham Boston
669 reviews
3.48 km away
Best Western Plus Boston Hotel
1,538 reviews
3.50 km away
Comfort Inn - Boston
340 reviews
3.50 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3,588 nearby restaurants
Giddy Up
5 reviews
.10 km away
Stash's Pizza
4 reviews
.23 km away
Griyo Lakay - West Indian Cuisine
.25 km away
Fritay Restaurant
.25 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 940 nearby attractions
Samuel Adams Brewery
2,312 reviews
1.82 km away
Franklin Park Zoo
384 reviews
.06 km away
Jamaica Plain
36 reviews
1.67 km away
Turtle Swamp Brewing
11 reviews
1.63 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Franklin Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines