Castle Island


A park for all ages, Castle Island has great views of Boston Harbor, and an old fort. Come early in the morning to beat the crowds and enjoy a more peaceful experience. You can book a tour to see Fort Independence. Sullivan’s Snack Shack is a staple for takeout beach food like hot dogs and lobster rolls, and with an abundance of picnic tables, enjoying views and great food is easy. The loop around the park is also great for rollerblading and running – it’s right by the water, so you can get a cool breeze while working out.

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Getting to Castle Island can be tough to get to via public transportation. The preferred method of getting to the park is by car (or ride sharing app). There is some parking available at the park.

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