Tennis Courts on Boston Common, Boston, MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar
N 42° 21.185 W 071° 04.001
19T E 329788 N 4691049
Quick Description: These tennis courts are located on Boston Common, near the intersection of Boylston and Charles Streets.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 4/13/2008 7:18:00 PM
Waymark Code: WM3K0Q
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 61

Long Description:
There are two tennis courts on Boston Common in the heart of Boston. The courts are paved and are surrounded by a high chain-link fence.

There is a painted symbol on the court surface that identifies that it is owned by the Boston Parks and Recreation Department. Unfortunately, I could not find any other signs that told of how to use the facilities. You can't assume that just because the facility is empty that it's open for use. The facilities are used in the summer as part of programs for youths. The web site is here: (visit link) . A permit for general use of athletic facilities can be found at this link: (visit link) . This permit seems to be more for group events that use the fields than the courts.
Facility Name (Park, Club, Subdivision, Etc...): Boston Common Tennis Courts

Town: Boston, Massachusetts

Number of Courts: 2

Are the courts indoors, outdoors or both?: Outdoors

Court Surface: Hard Court

Court Condition: Good

Are the courts open to the public or private?: Public

Are some or all of the courts lighted?: None

Hours Available / Fees:
Not sure if there is a fee or not.


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