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July 2021

Walking Tour of Jamaica Pond

July 3 @ 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EDT
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One event on August 21, 2021 at 11:00 AM

One event on October 9, 2021 at 11:00 AM

Jamaica Pond Bandstand, 570 Jamaicaway
Jamaica Plain, 02130
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Free

Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society to walk around the Jamaica Pond. Once a district that only included the houses of Boston’s elite, the Pond later was put to industrial use as tons of ice were harvested there each winter. Learn about the movers and shakers such as Francis Parkman, Pauline Agassiz Shaw and James Michael Curley who made their homes on the Pond’s shores. Discover how the Pond was transformed from private estates and warehouses into the parkland we…

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August 2021

Walking Tour of Jamaica Pond

August 21 @ 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EDT
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One event on August 21, 2021 at 11:00 AM

One event on October 9, 2021 at 11:00 AM

Jamaica Pond Bandstand, 570 Jamaicaway
Jamaica Plain, 02130
View on Google Maps
Free

Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society to walk around the Jamaica Pond. Once a district that only included the houses of Boston’s elite, the Pond later was put to industrial use as tons of ice were harvested there each winter. Learn about the movers and shakers such as Francis Parkman, Pauline Agassiz Shaw and James Michael Curley who made their homes on the Pond’s shores. Discover how the Pond was transformed from private estates and warehouses into the parkland we…

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October 2021

Walking Tour of Jamaica Pond

October 9 @ 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 21, 2021 at 11:00 AM

One event on October 9, 2021 at 11:00 AM

Jamaica Pond Bandstand, 570 Jamaicaway
Jamaica Plain, 02130
View on Google Maps
Free

Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society to walk around the Jamaica Pond. Once a district that only included the houses of Boston’s elite, the Pond later was put to industrial use as tons of ice were harvested there each winter. Learn about the movers and shakers such as Francis Parkman, Pauline Agassiz Shaw and James Michael Curley who made their homes on the Pond’s shores. Discover how the Pond was transformed from private estates and warehouses into the parkland we…

Find out more »

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