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Aug 24 @ 6:00 pm
Family Film Festival at Prudential Center @ Prudential Center
6:00 pm
Prudential Center Family Film Festival is a great summer night out with family-friendly movies shown under the stars. Entertainment, children’s activities and giveaways will start at 6pm. All movies will start every Saturday at sundown.[...]
Open Newbury @ Newbury Street
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Open Newbury @ Newbury Street
10:00 am
Open Newbury is returning for another year of extended patios, sidewalk sales, and fun for the whole family. Open Newbury — our favorite summer Sundays when Newbury Street closes to cars and becomes a pedestrian[...]
Public Meeting Notice: Clarendon Street I-90WB On-Ramp Permanent Closure @ Boston Public Library | Boston | Massachusetts | United States
6:00 pm
PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING BOSTON – CLARENDON STREET I-90 WB ON-RAMP PERMANENT CLOSURE ——————————————————————————————————————————————- Who:  Massachusetts Department of Transportation When:  Tuesday, August 27th at 6:00 PM Where:  Boston Public Library in Copley Square Commonwealth Salon — Please[...]
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Concerts in the Courtyard at the Boston Public Library @ Boston Public Library
6:00 pm
Free, one-hour concerts in one of Boston’s most beautiful spaces. The courtyard of the Central Library in Copley Square, one of Boston’s most beautiful spaces, is filled with music during free, one-hour concerts throughout the[...]


Getting Here
HomePg_PlanYourVisit_GettingHereTN_01Getting here might be half the fun, but not nearly as much fun as being here. There are many different transportation modalities available to you for getting to Boston’s Back Bay. By car, the MBTA, bus, trains, and taxis. If you’re staying close enough, you can walk — or simply step outside.
Where to Stay
HomePg_PlanYourVisit_WhereToStayTN_01Boston’s Back Bay is a destination with places to stay that are among the finest in the world. Making the Back Bay the center of your stay in the city affords you not only beautiful accommodations, but access to all that Boston has to offer — much of it within walking distance. See the list of where to stay.
Shopping & Dining
HomePg_PlanYourVisit_Shopping&DiningTN_01The Back Bay is legendary for shopping and dining. Some of the best in the world for retail, browsing, window shopping, art galleries, and so much more. Restaurants are on every block — casual to formal, and provide a wide array of cuisines to choose from.
Attractions & Culture
HomePg_PlanYourVisit_Attractions&CultureTN_01You can’t beat Boston, and especially the Back Bay for attractions and culture. You could stay in the area for a week and still not see it all, plus what’s within reach for you throughout the Boston area.
Parks & Green Spaces
HomePg_PlanYourVisit_Parks&GreenSpacesTN_01Parks and green spaces abound in Boston’s Back Bay. Every season of the year offers a cityscape that’s second to none for visiting and strolling.


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