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Streetcar Suburbs

A chain of parks known as the Emerald Necklace leads south to the Streetcar Suburbs. With deeply rooted Jewish and Russian populations, Brookline was the birthplace of John F Kennedy, while Jamaica Plain is a progressive residential community with gracious Victorian architecture and a cutting-edge music scene.

Top attractions

These are our favorite local haunts, touristy spots, and hidden gems throughout Streetcar Suburbs.