Exploring Our City

If you’re new to Boston, there’s a lot for you to see. Our sports teams are some of the best nationwide. Spring and Summer bring city festivals, outdoor concerts, and cultural gatherings of all kinds. Plus, many neighborhoods boom with art, restaurants, music, nightlife, and of course, history!

Activities In Boston

Parks + Recreation

If you’d like to get some fresh air, just walk up Tremont Street, where you’ll find Boston Commons, America’s oldest park. Plus, the Boston Public Garden is just a block away. Between these two spaces you’ll find ponds, baseball fields, benches, fountains and plenty of Boston sights to discover.


Tufts Medical Center is right next to a variety of shopping centers, such as Newbury Street and Downtown Crossing. Newbury Street offers blocks of high-end shops, boutiques, and restaurants. Downtown Crossing is full of shops and department stores.


Eating and drinking options abound in downtown Boston! Nearby food options include Au Bon Pain, Abby Lane Food & Spirits, Jacob Wirth Restaurant, Montien Thai Restaurant, Panera Bread, Genki Ya, Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery, Boston Kitchen Pizza, Dumpling Café, Intermission Tavern, and many, many more.

Outside Boston 

Looking to get away? Boston is only a couple of hours from Cape Cod’s beautiful beaches, New Hampshire’s White Mountains, and Vermont’s world-class skiing areas.