The Friends of the Public Garden works to preserve and enhance Boston’s first public parks – the Boston Common, Public Garden, and Commonwealth Avenue Mall. Please view the information to make your visit to the parks enjoyable and safe:

Hours and Directions
Park FAQ
Park Etiquette

“A treasure. Poetry in the landscape. Go in February for the flowering witch hazel, in March for the geometry of a dusting of snow on sculpted bushes, in April for the tulips. A sunny spot all winter. Let’s keep it that way!”

Sheila L., Visitor