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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 …
Top Choice Baseball in Kenmore Square & Fenway

Boston Red Sox

From April to September you can watch the Red Sox play at Fenway Park, the nation’s oldest and most storied ballpark. Unfortunately it is also the most expensive – not that this stops the Fenway faithful from scoopi…
Top Choice Sports Bar in Kenmore Square & Fenway

Bleacher Bar

Tucked under the bleachers at Fenway Park, this classy bar offers a view onto center field. It’s not the best place to watch the game, as the place gets packed, but it’s a fun way to experience America’s oldest ball…
Top Choice Classical Music in Kenmore Square & Fenway

Boston Symphony Orchestra

Flawless acoustics match the ambitious programs of the world-renowned Boston Symphony Orchestra. From September to April, the BSO performs in the beauteous Symphony Hall, featuring an ornamental high-relief ceiling …
Top Choice Mexican in Kenmore Square & Fenway

El Pelon

If your budget is tight, don't miss this chance to fill up on Boston's best burritos, tacos and tortas, made with the freshest ingredients. The tacos de la casa are highly recommended, especially the pescado, made w…
Top Choice Seafood in Kenmore Square & Fenway

Island Creek Oyster Bar

Island Creek claims to unite farmer, chef and diner in one space – and what a space it is. ICOB serves up the region’s finest oysters, along with other local seafood, in an ethereal new-age setting. The specialty – …
Cocktail Bar in Kenmore Square & Fenway


Located in the basement of the Hotel Commonwealth, this is a living-room-style cocktail lounge that attracts the city’s sophisticates. Sink into the plush furniture and sip a custom cocktail.
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…