Castle Island, South Boston, Massachusetts

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Castle Island

South Boston, MA 02127

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  • 2 mentions in Hidden historical places I shouldn't miss in Boston?

    • Keith G.

      Keith G. said, "...You may find Castle Island (Castle Island) interesting. This was the site of various-named forts between the Revolutionary and Civil Wars when the area was truly an island, before landfill connected it to the mainland. It's a nice outdoor diversion away from..." See More

    • Kara C.

      Kara C. said, "...I personally love Castle Island, which has an old fort used in WWI and WWII that offers free tours during the day. If you don't mind renting a car, you can also visit Walden Pond right outside of the city and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Boston: fun activities for a young family?

    • Casey J.

      Casey J. said, "...Check out Castle Island for some cool hikes and views of Boston. Wingaersheek Beach in Gloucester is perfect spot for families. A lot of tide pools and just a good place to spend the day...." See More

  • 1 mention in Free things to do in Boston?

    • Kelly R.

      Kelly R. said, "... Castle Island is a great outdoor place. Fun to walk around near the water. There's a beach, fort, and a great place for hot dogs. The most fun part is that it's close to the airport so the airplanes fly really low..." See More