ArtsBoston is a nonprofit dedicated to supporting the arts.

MY BOOKMARKS

There are no recent bookmarks.

Please Note: This event has expired.

Walking Tour of Jamaica Pond

Presented by Jamaica Plain Historical Society at Jamaica Pond Bandstand, Boston MA

Jun 25 2022
Walking Tour of Jamaica Pond

Perkins Cove

Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society to walk around the Jamaica Pond. Once a district that only included the houses of Boston’s elite, the Pond later was put to industrial use as tons of ice were harvested there each winter.

Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society to walk around the Jamaica Pond. Once a district that only included the houses of Boston’s elite, the Pond later was put to industrial use as tons of ice were harvested there each winter. Learn about the movers and shakers such as Francis Parkman, Pauline Agassiz Shaw and James Michael Curley who made their homes on the Pond’s shores. Discover how the Pond was transformed from private estates and warehouses into the parkland we know today.

Please

View more

ADMISSION INFO

LOCATION

Jamaica Pond Bandstand

Pond Street and Jamaicaway, Boston, MA

MORE FROM Jamaica Plain Historical Society

CONNECT WITH Jamaica Plain Historical Society

    Email
/
    Website
/

FEATURED EVENTS

A glass slipper in front a blue background. Gold sparkles fly in an arc over the shoe. Above the shoe, white text reads,