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The Fens, Boston

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#22 of 36 in Parks in Boston
The Back Bay Fens, often called The Fens, is a parkland and urban wild in Boston, Massachusetts, in the United States. It was established in 1879. Designed by Frederick Law Olmsted to serve as a link in the Emerald Necklace park system, the Fens gives its name to the Fenway-Kenmore neighborhood.
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  • "The" Olmstead, designer of New York's Central Park, undertook this assignment to turn a winding, brackish creek with beautiful wooded banks into a string of open space gems (or "Emeralds" in his...  more »
  • This is such a great park to explore. And yes, the rose garden is very nice. But my favorite thing is to walk up and down the small community victory gardens. On google maps, look for the Fenway...  more »

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