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Shattuck Visitor Center

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125 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115 United States
(617) 522-2700 http://emeraldnecklace.org/

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May 2017

Guided Walking Tour: History & Landscape of the Fens

May 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Shattuck Visitor Center, 125 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115 United States
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On this docent-led tour you’ll hear the fascinating story of how Frederick Law Olmsted transformed a fouled mudflat into a scenic Fens and the 20th century revisions that created the parkland we see today.

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June 2017

Emerald Necklace Walk

June 3 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Shattuck Visitor Center, 125 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115 United States
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Enjoy a seven-mile walk on a spring day through Olmsted’s Emerald Necklace—from the Fens to Franklin Park— with Conservancy President Karen Mauney-Brodek and some very special guests. Brief stops along the way will allow
participants see recent park improvements and hear about the exciting things to come for the Emerald Necklace, considered by many to be one of the greatest park systems ever designed.

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Evening Garden Stroll

June 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shattuck Visitor Center, 125 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115 United States
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Enjoy a leisurely walk through the gardens of the Fens. You’ll take in the sights and scents of the historic Kelleher Rose Garden with its more than 1,500 roses and recently reconstructed fountain, and meander the paths of the oldest continually operating Victory Garden in America.

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Evening Garden Stroll

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shattuck Visitor Center, 125 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115 United States
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Enjoy a leisurely walk through the gardens of the Fens. You’ll take in the sights and scents of the historic Kelleher Rose Garden with its more than 1,500 roses and recently reconstructed fountain, and meander the paths of the oldest continually operating Victory Garden in America.

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