Attractions

Top Choice Stadium in Kenmore Square & Fenway

Fenway Park

What is it that makes Fenway Park 'America's Most Beloved Ballpark'? It's not just that it's the home of the Boston Red Sox. Open since 1912, it is the oldest operating baseball park in the country. As such, the par…
Top Choice Museum in Kenmore Square & Fenway

Museum of Fine Arts

Since 1876, the Museum of Fine Arts has been Boston's premier venue for showcasing art by local, national and international artists. Nowadays the museum's holdings encompass all eras, from the ancient world to conte…
Top Choice Museum in Kenmore Square & Fenway

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

The magnificent Venetian-style palazzo that houses this museum was home to ‘Mrs Jack’ Gardner herself until her death in 1924. A monument to one woman’s taste for acquiring exquisite art, the Gardner is filled with …
Landmark in Kenmore Square & Fenway

Citgo Sign

London has Big Ben, Paris has the Eiffel Tower and Boston has the Citgo sign. It’s an unlikely landmark in this high-minded city, but Bostonians love the bright-blinking ‘trimark’ that has towered over Kenmore Sq si…
Historic Building in Kenmore Square & Fenway

Symphony Hall

This majestic building has been the home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra since 1900, when it was built by McKim, Mead & White (of BPL fame). See the hall’s public spaces and go behind the scenes on a free, one-…
Park in Kenmore Square & Fenway

Back Bay Fens

The Back Bay Fens, or the Fenway, follows the Muddy River, an aptly named creek that is choked with tall reeds. The Fens features well-cared-for community gardens, the elegant Kelleher Rose Garden, and plenty of spa…
Gallery in Kenmore Square & Fenway

MassArt

This is the country’s first and only four-year independent public art college. There's always some thought-provoking or sense-stimulating exhibits to see at one of seven galleries on campus. In the South Building, t…
Library in Kenmore Square & Fenway

Mugar Memorial Library

The special collections of BU’s Mugar Memorial Library are housed in the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, an outstanding 20th-century archive that balances pop culture and scholarly appeal. Rotating exhibits…