Find Playgrounds in Boston

Looking for a park to take your kids? We can help you find the kids park you’re looking for. Find a park for kids and toddlers by neighborhood in Boston, Cambridge and Brookline. We also have some recommendations of Boston parks for kids, and find one that your children will love!

Playground Equipment

Looking for a park for a specific amenity? Choose an activity below and find a park to take your kids to.

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Choose from one of the neighborhoods below to find playgrounds:

Best Playgrounds in Boston

Here are our choices for the best parks that have a variety of sports amenities in the Boston area (updated for 2020):

Alexander Kemp Playground in Cambridge Common has unique water features, a sandbox and equipment made of naturally decay-resistant wood branches.

Gold Star Mothers Park in Cambridge has a splash pad with wonderful water features and a large, fenced-in playground area.

A recently renovated playground, Fallon field has new equipment that kids will love, including a climbing structure and an extra-long slide.

Sweeney Playground is a unique playground with rope and climbing structures that kids will enjoy.

In East Cambridge, by the Charles River, North Point Park is a kid and dog-friendly park that has a playground, tot lot and splash pad.

Menino Park in Charlestown has endless playground equipment for kids of all ages, plenty of benches, and views of Boston Harbor.

A popular park in Boston, the Esplanade playground has great equipment for kids of all ages, including a climbing structure and zip line.

A quiet and quaint park in the South End, Ringgold Park is very family-friendly, and has both a playground and tot lot area.

View parks that are best for kids in the Boston area, including Cambridge and Brookline.