If you're looking for things to do near Boston that are off the beaten path, check out Minuteman Historical Park. This National Park has plenty of fun activities to make the most of beautiful late spring and early summer weather.
Check out the Friends of Minuteman National Park Annual Buttrick Garden Party on Thursday, May 31st from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Sit back and enjoy the beautiful garden in full bloom. All proceeds will help maintain the park's landscape.
If you're sick of talking about today's politics, take a trip back in time to 1775 with In the News. Hang out at Hartwell Tavern and talk about "current" events with local residents. In the News takes place on Saturday, June 2nd from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
Get ready for the Fourth of July with Declaring Independence: Then and Now on June 3 at 2:00 PM where you can watch historical reenactments. The material is based on actual documents like letters written by community members in 1776.
On Sunday, June 10 at 10:00 AM, the park teams up with the Brookline Bird Club to celebrate the Year of the Bird with spring walks and expertly guided birdwatching.
Can't make the dates? Participate in the ongoing Resource Stewardship any Wednesday or Friday to help maintain the park – there's always plenty of things to do near Boston at the park.
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