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      About Jamaica Pond
      Located in Boston, Massachusetts

      Jamaica Pond is a 64-acre kettle pond located in the Jamaica Plain neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts.

      Jamaica Pond is a part of the Emerald Necklace Conservatory, a chain of metropolitan parks created by the father of modern American landscape architecture, Frederick Law Olmsted.

      Jamaica Pond is only 8 miles away from Boston Logan International Airport. The closest location for urgent care is the Boston Medical Center, 3 miles away.

      Boston is a foodie's paradise, and Jamaica Plains is no exception! Residents can get a taste of the town at places like El Oriental De Cuba, Noodle Barn, Ten Tables, Brassia Kitchen + Cafe, and J.P. Licks.

      Life Next to a Scenic Park

      Jamaica Pond is a gorgeous hybrid of natural beauty and genius metropolitan park design!

      This urban park boasts walking trails, picnic space, and athletic fields amid a beautifully groomed and maintained green space. Many paths are paved with flowers, shrubbery, and trees.

      Enjoy a picnic on the shore and take in the views of the wooded cityscape or try watersports like sail boating and fishing. Jamaica Pond is stocked with various types of trout and salmon annually, so bring your rod and reel!

      Nearby Attractions

      Arnold Arboretum of Harvard is less than a mile away from Jamaica Pond! This historic institute is the longest-running arboretum in the country, opening in 1872. Come see a plethora of temperate woody plants in this jewel of the Emerald Necklace!

      The Franklin Park Zoo is also close, sitting just under three miles. The zoo here features hundreds of exotic animals from all over the world.

      There is also a park in the Emerald Necklace system here, with trails, sports fields, and a golf course!

      A public beach is available to residents less than eight miles away in Quincy, Massachusetts! Wollaston Beach is the largest public beach in the Boston Bay area.

      Multiple country clubs and golf courses run throughout Boston. The closest is William J. Devine Golf Course at Franklin Park, The Country Club, Robert T. Lynch Municipal Golf Course, and Charles River Country Club.

      Visit Downtown Boston

      Jamaica Pond is located only 6 miles south of downtown Boston, one of America's entertainment and history hubs!

      The Freedom Trail is a popular stop for history buffs to get a sense of the coastal city’s revolutionary history. Boston’s historic neighborhoods like North End and Little Italy offer breathtaking architecture and atmosphere.

      There is no shortage of historic sites and monuments in Boston: Bunker Hill, Old North Church, and the Paul Revere House all offer a glimpse into the lives that changed American History.

      Check out Boston’s museums like the Museum of Fine Arts, The John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum and Library, and the Institute of Contemporary Art.

      When in The City on a Hill, try some of the best cuisines in the state! Excellent restaurants like Union Oyster House, Buttermilk & Bourbon, Bostonia Public House, and Maggiano's Little Italy.

      A Life of Pure Luxury

      If you're looking to experience the finest that the Boston metro area has to offer, take a look at Jamaica Pond. It may just be the location of your next home!