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    Walking Tour of Jamaica Pond

    Presented by at Jamaica Pond Bandstand

    June 23, 2012


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    Walking Tour of Jamaica Pond

    Join the JP Historical Society on a trip around Jamaica Pond. Once a gathering point for Boston’s elite, the Pond had previously been put to industrial use as tons of ice were harvested there each winter. Learn about the movers and shakers such as Francis Parkman 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. Tours are...

    Join the JP Historical Society on a trip around Jamaica Pond. Once a gathering point for Boston’s elite, the Pond had previously been put to industrial use as tons of ice were harvested there each winter. Learn about the movers and shakers such as Francis Parkman 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. Tours are cancelled in case of heavy rain.


    Jamaica Pond Bandstand

    Pond Street and Jamaicaway
    Boston, MA

    Full map and directions

    Admission Info:

    Free


    General Day and Time Info:

    11:00 AM




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