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The Swan Boats of Boston
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The Swan Boats of Boston

A $3.00 value - Included with your Go Boston Card!

The Boston Swan Boats are one of among the most iconic sites in the city. The pond and the boats are found in Boston's gorgeous public gardens, which many Bostonians consider their favorite part of the city.

In the springtime when the weather warms up, you can spot students, kids and families lounging in the grass, enjoying the beauty of the Swan Boats in the Boston Public Gardens, bordering the beautiful neighborhoods of Beacon Hill and the Back Bay!

This attraction is seasonal and may be closed during your visit. Please verify this attraction's closings below.

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Included Swan Boat ride with the Go Boston Card


September 21–April 18 and during inclement weather and extreme heat. May be closed major U.S. holidays.

Phone: (617) 522-1966

Website: www.swanboats.com

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By Mandy Verified Reviewer from London Ontario Canada on
Peaceful ride
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Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Comments about Smart Destinations The Swan Boats of Boston:

this was a sweet 15 minutes of peacefullness in the middle of the city...

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Opening day: Saturday, April 19. Closing day: Sunday, September 21.
Spring (April to June 20) 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Summer (June 21 to Labor Day) 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Fall (After Labor Day) Weekdays, 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Weekends, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Please note, Go Boston Card holders may enter this attraction until closing or 5:30pm, whichever comes first.

Public Transportation

Take the T: Green Line to Arlington stop.


Located in the Boston Public garden, bounded by Arlington, Boylston, Charles, and Beacon Streets.
Boston, MA 02116
  • Seasonal
  • Good for families
  • No parking available
  • No restaurant or snack bar
  • No restrooms
  • Disabled access
  • Reservations not required

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Located in the Boston Public garden, bounded by Arlington, Boylston, Charles, and Beacon Streets.
Boston, MA 02116

Phone: (617) 522-1966

Website: www.swanboats.com

Adult Gate PriceChild Gate Price
$3.00 $1.50