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Address: Perimeter Road, Newton, MA 02467
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00

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Great Stadium

I am a BC alum and have been here many times. My only issue is that the seats are too close together. I have two sons who are 6'4" and 6'3" and they find the legroom inadequate.

Reviewed 22 April 2016
Near Boston
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Boston, Massachusetts
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30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This place is old and not well kept. The concessions are limited in variety. The restrooms are old and worn and there are not enough of them.

Thank psandbliss
New City, New York
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54 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I, accompanied by friends, recently attended a Boston College (BC) football game. Our friends son is a player for BC and we were delighted at his play and their ultimate win. The stadium atmosphere was electric, including the BC band and cheerleaders. The facility is first rate, situated on a very picturesque campus. We participated in tailgate... More 

Thank Harvey G
Newton, Massachusetts
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Alumni Stadium is a great venue for football. You get a chance to see National Power-Houses like Clemson, Florida State, and Notre Dame. There is not a bad seat in the stadium, but the best seats are the ones that face away from Boston because you get the great afternoon sun.

Newton, Massachusetts
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329 reviews
186 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016

The stadium is a relic from the Flutie era when "men were men" and BC was a shinning star in collegiate football. Those days are gone and so is the relevancy of the stadium - a facility built for a capacity that doesn't show up. The seats are small, legroom at a premium, concessions are overpriced and the parking ...... More 

Thank HvPssptWilTrvl
Near Boston
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64 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016

I am a BC alum and have been here many times. My only issue is that the seats are too close together. I have two sons who are 6'4" and 6'3" and they find the legroom inadequate.

Thank Momof4kidsNearBoston
Boston, Massachusetts
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90 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Boston College has a long history of fielding a football team that plays a challenging schedule of top ranked opponents. If you haven't had a chance to take in a football game at the Heights, make it a point to do so. There are many Eagle fans that never went to the school but have adopted them as their team.... More 

Thank curtinj
Cary, North Carolina
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790 reviews
240 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2015

While the stadium has been renovated & updated in recent years, it is still too small (about 41-42,000) and needs a lot of improvements. To say parking is bad is an understatement. there is none for visitors and virtually none for home team fans. Most have to take the "T" and walk 15-20 minutes to get to the stadium or... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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726 reviews
242 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2015

With a free day, we though it might be fun to catch a BC game. My best friend graduated from BC in 2005 and I went up every year on my Spring break to be with her in the city...so it's like my second college home. By happenstance, the University where I'm currently employed was playing BC, so it was... More 

Thank VEE1225
Syracuse, New York
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94 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015

We attend football games here every other year when our team comes to town to play Boston College. It's a comfortable stadium, with great food options. There is essentially no parking available, so on game day the college operates a large fleet of school buses to shuttle fans from 3 remote parking areas on the outskirts of the city. It's... More 

Thank Brad R
Venice, Florida
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143 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015

If this is what I think it is I wish trip advisor would let us put in our own dates. This stadium is, or was, part of Newton High School before the school was divided into north and south back in 1959. The century class was the last one to have a single high school that looked like a college... More 

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