Enjoy the lush green campus spaces with tree-lined pathways, or hop into the easy-to-use public transport to explore Boston. A few tips can guide you to the best spots around Northeastern University.
Say yes to your inner adventurer with a ride on the Greenway Carousel or zip line from the Armenian Heritage Park to the North Ends Park. Take pictures of Boston’s skyline, try shore fishing at Charles River Esplanade, or cruise around the waterfront parks.
Walk down the 2.5mi. Freedom Trail to the USS Constitution Museum and check out the 1794 three-masted battleship. Learn about the first major battle of the Revolutionary War at the Battle of Bunker Hill Museum. Check out exhibits on the history and culture of Massachusetts pre- and post-independence at the Commonwealth Museum.
Savor some barreled wine by Westpoint Rivers Winery or draft beer by Trillium Brewing Company at Boston’s first open-air beer garden. Enjoy affordable Cantonese dumplings served in different styles during a visit to Chinatown.
Don’t forget to visit the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway linear park. It hosts a variety of special events from yoga to outdoor movie showings, cornhole tournaments, and festivals. Catch the legendary St. Patrick’s Day Parade in South Boston in May, or visit one of the world’s most comprehensive art collections at the Museum of Fine Arts.