Explore Boston from a different angle on a photo tour. Learn how to take creative pictures with your camera or smartphone in 90 minutes!
Capture creative pictures of the first botanical garden in America. The Public Garden is a natural oasis surrounded by colorful flowerbeds, weeping willow trees and fountains. In the heart of the garden, the legendary Swan Boats sail across the lagoon. The first equestrian statue of George Washington and the legendary Make Way for Ducklings sculpture are also waiting to be photographed from unique angles.
The grand finale of this tour is the Esplanade, Boston’s famous park along the Charles River. There are so many photo opportunities, especially of the sailboats drifting against the spectacular panoramic view of Cambridge’s skyline.
On a PhotoWalks tour, you’ll learn how to:
All ages and skill levels are welcome. Advance reservations required.
Find out what your camera can teach you.™
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 functions.
Seasonal (mid-April – mid-September) *Please check the calendar for accuracy.
• 90 minutes
• George Washington statue at the entrance of the Public Garden facing Arlington Street.
• Arlington Street (Green Line).