Boston - Kenmore Square & Fenway (PDF Chapter)
This is the Kenmore Square & Fenway chapter from Lonely Planet’s Boston guidebook.
Kenmore Sq is the epicenter of student life in Boston. In addition to the Boston University (BU) behemoth, there are more than a half dozen colleges in the area. As such, Kenmore Sq has a disproportionate share of nightlife, inexpensive places to eat and dormitories disguised as brownstones.
- Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) Spending a morning immersing yourself in the Art of the Americas, then dedicating the afternoon to exploring the Impressionist and Postimpressionist paintings.
- Fenway Park Watching the Red Sox whip their opponents at America’s oldest ballpark.
- Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Venerating the artistic, and cultural legacy of Isabella Stewart Gardner at her namesake museum, allowing plenty of time to ponder the Rape of Europa.
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Sports & Activities.
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