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Spring in Boston

Get outside in Boston, one of America’s great walking cities where the historic port, beautiful waterways, elaborate bike paths and networks of urban green space invite you to have fun outdoors. Stroll along the Boston HarborWalk to take in views of Boston Harbor and the diverse neighborhoods that border the sea. And Boston's Swan Boats are back, starting May 8.

Seasonal Events

Carousel on The Boston Common Frog Pond

The Boston Common Frog Pond Carousel Ticket Prices Tickets – $3/ride, 10 Ride Card for $25...

Overnight Getaways

Hotel Packages & Deals

Get more value for your stay in the Greater Boston area.

Hotel Reopenings

See a current list of hotels that are welcoming guests now.

Foodie Fun

Outdoor dining is back! Sidewalk, patio and roof top dining beckons all – all season long.  Spring is a great time to visit a brewery, beer garden or wine garden as the weather warms up. Be sure to explore Boston's Farmers Markets and Food Halls

Boston - Airport/Chelsea/Revere

Boston - Airport/Chelsea/Revere

What's Open in Boston

Check out our list of recent reopenings. These museums & attractions, organized sightseeing tours, and indoor historical sites have been permitted to reopen this Spring 2021. See our expanded list of reopenings in Greater Boston.

Boston Common Visitor Center - Now Open

The Boston Common Visitor Center is Now Open!! While visiting Boston, visit our Information Centers...

Boston Pizza Tours

Boston Pizza Tours is OPEN! Our #NorthEndPizzaTour operates Daily at 11am, 2pm and 5pm at $49/pp....

City View Tour: The Best of Boston by Bike

This tour takes you through six different neighborhoods as we cycle past countless historical and...

Don Quijote Tours - Now Open

We are open! Operating in the New England and metropolitan area of Boston, since 1991, Don Quijote...

Encore Boston Harbor - Now Open

Indulge in the excitement of our stunning Boston casino. Immerse in the tranquility of our luxurious...

GPS Self-Guided Audio Tours

Turn your phone into a personal tour guide! Action Tour Guide provides self-guided audio tours;...

Indo-Pacific Coral Reef Exhibit at New England Aquarium

This exhibit showcases the vibrancy and richness of coral reef habitats and helps visitors...

Old Town Trolley - Now Open

Whether you’re just breezing through or enjoying an extended stay, we’ve got several options to...

Simons Theatre at New England Aquarium

The Simons Theatre is open seven days a week. Hours are the same as Aquarium hours, with the last...

The 2021 James and Audrey Foster Prize

The 2021 James and Audrey Foster Prize exhibition features Marlon Forrester (b. 1976, Georgetown,...

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum - Now Open

The JFK Library and Museum is in Phase One of reopening as of July 3, 2021. Visiting hours will be...

The Larz Anderson Auto Museum - Now Open

The Larz Anderson Auto Museum is open! We have taken all precautions to ensure your safety, as well...

The Rape of Europa: Mary Reid Kelley & Patrick Kelley

The Gardner Museum commissioned Artists-in-Residence Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley to respond...

Throw Tea into the Boston Harbor!

Experience life at sea aboard an 18th-century sailing vessel as you join a Son of Liberty and take...

Titian: Women, Myth & Power

Between 1551 and 1562, Titian created a series of monumental paintings for King Philip II of Spain....

Tour Harvard Square Safely!

Are you looking for an in-person experience, we are still offering public walking tours of Harvard...

Virgil Abloh: “Church & State”

In conjunction with the exhibition Virgil Abloh: "Figures of Speech" the ICA will host "Church &...

ICA Free Thursday Night

The ICA is free for all visitors every Thursday from 5 to 9 PM. Tickets for Free Thursday Nights...

Underwater Wild

The 2021 New England Aquarium Lecture Series continues in December with a conversation between...

Nightlife

Though at 50% capacity, comedy clubs are back to make you laugh! Laugh Boston, located in the Seaport District, has scheduled several shows this season.  North End's Improv Asylum brings back its Main Stage Show, featuring two show times on Friday and Saturday nights. South of Boston, you can reserve tickets for a Saturday night show at The Comedy Scene at Patriot Place in Foxboro.

Igloo Village at 75 on Liberty Wharf

75 Liberty on Wharf is bringing back its Igloo Village along scenic BostonHarbor on the Seaport's...

Improv Asylum Main Stage Show

Improv Asylum's Main Stage cast performs interactive improv sets completely inspired by audience...

Rooftop Igloo Bar at the Envoy

Enjoy the stunning views of the skyline and harbor all year long from the comfort of Boston's...

Spin - Now Open

SPIN is back and better than ever! Our balls are rounder, our drinks are stronger, our food is more...

Sunday Blues with Bruce Bears & Friends

BLUES ON SUNDAY WITH BRUCE BEARS & FRIENDS IS BACK! Bruce Bears and band are our Sunday night...

Apr 2021

Spring Blooms in Boston

Spring has sprung in Boston! Visit America's Walking city as it blooms with breathtaking plant life. Check out our guide below to the top places to experience Spring in Boston. Boston Public Garden Location: Back Bay Boston is home to the first public botanical garden in America: The Boston

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Pet-Friendly Activities in Boston

Explore these dog-friendly things to do in Boston: VISIT BOSTON COMMON Did you know...

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The Somerville Squares

Just north of Boston exists a dynamic string of neighborhoods full of hidden gems....

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Boston Neighborhoods: Roxbury

As part of the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau Neighborhoods...

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Boston Safe & Strong Pledge

The Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau (GBCVB) is partnering with the...

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Spring Holidays

Memorial Day weekend in Boston is a great way to pay tribute to fallen American heroes as well as to discover different city neighborhoods and activities. And Juneteenth marks the day in June 19, 1865 when all slaves were officially freed and is observed in Boston and all over our nation in a festive way with food, art, music, dance and remembrance of the history of slavery and freedom. 

Please note that the Boston Marathon, normally held in Spring, has been postponed until October 11.

Boston - Airport/Chelsea/Revere

Boston - Airport/Chelsea/Revere

Boston - Airport/Chelsea/Revere

Boston - Airport/Chelsea/Revere

Citywide

Boston - Downtown/Financial District

MyLocalMA

Our Main Streets need our love, more than ever. Now is the time to find your local.

Explore Boston Neighborhoods

Each Boston neighborhood tells its own story, a tale of community, culture, and eclectic commercial areas.

Let us Guide You

Boston Common Visitor Center

The Boston Common Visitor Center is open daily from 8:30 am-5:00 pm.

Visitors Guide

View the Official Visitors Guide on your computer or mobile device...

All Inclusive Guide

Read our Multicultural Guide for all visitors.

Accessibility

Transportation & experiences that are accessible to as many people as possible, welcoming visitors...

Information Kit

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Spring Weather

 
 Monthly Avg  High Avg Low Avg   Precipitation
 March  46°  32°  9"
 April  56°  41°  6"
 May  67°  50°  3.2"

What to Wear: 
Bostonians dress smartly and simply. The weather can be unpredictable. Wear layers that can be removed or added. An umbrella is a good idea for May showers.

Day: If you're touring, wear comfy shoes for walking. Depending how early in the season you visit, you may want a heavier jacket.

Evening: Consider your agenda; the theater tends to be dressier and some upscale restaurants require jackets. It can get chilly in the evening.

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Save up to 50% on admission to over 45 of Boston’s top attractions like Boston Duck Tour, New...

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Turn Boston into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement...

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