Public Garden and Esplanade Photo Tour

Create your own "postcards of Boston" in the oldest botanical garden in America! The Public Garden has a variety of colorful flowerbeds, weeping willow trees, the first equestrian statue of George Washington, the legendary Swan Boats and Make Way for Ducking sculpture---all waiting to be photographed from unique angles! There are plenty of scenic photo opportunities on the Esplanade: the Arthur Fiedler statue and sailboats drifting along the Charles River against the spectacular panoramic view of Cambridge's skyline.

Adults: $40 | Youth: (10-17): $20(with paying adult) All ages and skill levels welcome. Advance reservations required. Space is limited for a more personalized experience. (For private, customized or group tours (with or without photo tips), please call (617) 851-2273 or email 

The PhotoWalks Guide to Successful Photography is included in the tour price. This e-booklet provides valuable information on maximizing your photography skills and user-friendly explanations of camera settings.

Schedule: Most Fridays @ 1pm (May-Sept.) Please check the calendar for accuracy.

Duration: 90 minutes.

Boston Public Garden Photo Walking Tour

Meeting Point: In front of the George Washington statue at the entrance of the Public Garden facing Arlington Street.

Train stop: Arlington Street (green line).

Parking: Boston Common Garage



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