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Larz Anderson Park

25 Newton St, Brookline, MA 02445-7406
+1 617-730-2081
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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 4 weeks ago
Boston, Massachusetts
Beautiful spot summer or winter

I love walking in Larz Anderson Park and have enjoyed it for years. There are beautiful city... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Abby C
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  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“auto museum” (16 reviews)
“larz anderson” (17 reviews)
“skating rink” (6 reviews)
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25 Newton St, Brookline, MA 02445-7406
+1 617-730-2081
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 10 November 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
Reviewed 30 October 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

Thank carolmY1323UU
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Reviewed 7 September 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

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Reviewed 10 July 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

Thank Ildi469
Reviewed 16 June 2017

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

Thank rzamenhof
Reviewed 23 May 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
Reviewed 28 January 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

2  Thank gailmath
Reviewed 6 January 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

Thank HZG2
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

If you have kids of grandkids who are car enthusiasts take them to the auto museum on the grounds of this gorgeous park. There is something for everyone here! Beautiful things to see on a stroll, and the kids love seeing the Anderson family's old...More

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tahir h
22 July 2016|
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Response from Ruth R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is free parking
17 May 2016|
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