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Guided Park Tours at Emerald Necklace Conservancy

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Dates:Thursday, June 6, 2024 - Saturday, August 31, 2024
Hours:9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Ages:Infants, Toddlers, Kids, Teens, Adults
Cost:$ see below

From May through October, the Conservancy offers a series of guided walking and bike tours led by Emerald Necklace Conservancy docents.

Guided Park Tours of the Back Bay Fens

Thursday, June 6, 5:30 p.m. - Evening Garden stroll

Monday, July 15, 1:00 p.m. - Fenway Porchfest | Back Bay Fens Tour
Tuesday, July 9, 5:30 p.m. - Evening Garden Stroll
Tuesday, July 16, 10:00 a.m. - Olmsted Park | Pinebank Tour

Sunday, August 11, 10:00 a.m. - Back Bay Fens Tour
Saturday, August 31, 10:00 a.m. - Olmsted Park | Pinebank Tour

Visitors can stroll among scented blooms, take a walk into history, discover the hidden gems of the Back Bay Fens landscape or ride along the bicycle paths to explore more of the Necklace.

Guided walking tours are free, but a suggested $10 donation is requested. All tours start from the Shattuck Visitor Center unless otherwise noted.

Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a refillable water bottle.

In the event of inclement weather, registrants will be notified of tour cancellations by email.

Private Walking Tours

Looking for a fun and educational activity for your book club, garden club, class or church group?

The Conservancy is pleased to offer privately-led interpretive tours of the Back Bay Fens.

For more information, please contact Marketing and Communications Coordinator Declan Battles at [email protected].

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Free; a suggested $10 donation is required.



Shattuck Visitor Center 125 The Fenway, Boston, MA, 02115 map


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