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Larz Anderson Park

25 Newton St, Brookline, MA 02445-7406
+1 617-730-2081
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A day at the park

Great place for all kinds of outdoor activities a geat wooded area surrounded by the city an oasis... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Brookline, Massachusetts
via mobile
Beautiful even in winter

We can see how the park will be even nicer in warmer weather but strollers and dog walkers enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
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  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice skating” (7 reviews)
“larz anderson” (15 reviews)
“car shows” (6 reviews)
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25 Newton St, Brookline, MA 02445-7406
+1 617-730-2081
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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
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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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Reviewed 13 September 2016

went here as a kid many times for school trips. It's still just as beautiful, peaceful and clean as it ever was. The car museum located in the park is excellent, brings you to another time and place. Really nice place.

Thank tahir h
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Every year our club has a cookout/picnic at The Shelter in the park. It is a very popular venue and we have to reserve it in January for Labor Day (there's also a substantial fee). However there are many places to picnic that do not...More

Thank Scanner_Lewis
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Great option for the automobile and history afficionado , for special events and just to see a wonderful view of Boston. There are cars with attributes from back when that you would not expect - a great green expanse for tented events as well.

Thank HomewoodSuitesDOS
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I go here with my family, I go here to take photos for my business and the park is always beautiful. In the winter there is an outdoor ice rink with a snack bar and ice skate rentals, if needed. They have a playground, barbecue...More

Thank Amara C
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Beautiful park, nice place for photos, yucky bathrooms. There are fields for sports, a car museum nearby and a playground for the kids, as well as fields to walk in etc.

Thank Elisheva D
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We visiting this park after going into the auto museum and were very pleasantly surprised. We took a walk around the grounds and it was so stunning and well taken care of. There were a couple of sculptures to look at, people flying kites, and...More

Thank ashleymW6568LE
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tahir h
is there a free parking area?thanks
22 July 2016|
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Response from Ruth R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is free parking
Hi. How can I reserve a location for a birthday?
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
Sarah R
What would be the best way to get from the MFA to this park on the T? Is there a T stop nearby the park? I'm planning a day trip and want to minimize driving!
1 July 2015|
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