Chestnut Hill Reservation

Chestnut Hill Reservation
Chestnut Hill Reservation
Massachusetts State Park
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Location of Chestnut Hill Reservation in Massachusetts
Location of Chestnut Hill Reservation in Massachusetts
Country United States
State Massachusetts
County Suffolk
Location Beacon Street, Allston/Brighton,Massachusetts USA
Managed by Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
Nearest city Boston, Massachusetts
Website : Chestnut Hill Reservation

Chestnut Hill Reservation is a Massachusetts state park surrounding the Chestnut Hill Reservoir located in Allston/Brighton neighborhood of Boston. The park is managed by the Department of Conservation and Recreation.

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Description

Considered a nineteenth-century masterpiece of engineering, urban planning and landscape design, the Chestnut Hill Reservoir Historic District is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a City of Boston Landmark. Today, visitors can jog, walk their dog (please keep on leash and remove waste), or just stroll around the historic reservoir.[1]

Recreational Opportunities

  • Historic Site
  • Walking Paths
  • Swimming Pool
  • Skating Rink
  • Shoreline Fishing

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External links

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Coordinates: 42°20′6.30″N 71°9′30.52″W / 42.335083°N 71.1584778°W / 42.335083; -71.1584778


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