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No. 8 Boston Common, Boston

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Boston is home to seemingly countless plugged-in college students, all eager to check in and show off their every move—and this nearly 400-year-old park is one of their favorite destinations. Draws at the 50-acre park include Frog Pond, where picnickers spread blankets alongside the water in warmer months.

Don’t Miss: The Frog Pond Carousel, a recently replaced and much-adored feature, particularly for families.

America's Most Popular City Parks

No. 8 Boston Common, Boston

Boston is home to seemingly countless plugged-in college students, all eager to check in and show off their every move—and this nearly 400-year-old park is one of their favorite destinations. Draws at the 50-acre park include Frog Pond, where picnickers spread blankets alongside the water in warmer months.

Don’t Miss: The Frog Pond Carousel, a recently replaced and much-adored feature, particularly for families.

David R. Frazier Photolibrary, Inc. / Alamy

America's Most Popular City Parks

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