Commonwealth Ave Monument Tour

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Commonwealth Ave Monument Tour is a 2.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Boston, Massachusetts that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

2.2 miles
13 feet
Out & Back

dog friendly

kid friendly



nature trips

trail running



wild flowers

A beautiful walk from Hereford Street to the Public Garden This guide will take you on a stroll through the history of the United States. You will pass nine different monuments commemorating events and people that changed the history of both the city of Boston and the nation. Take the time to click on each of the informative links attached to this guide for a thorough description of each monument. You will start near the Fenway exit off Storrow Drive and end up at the Boston Public Garden downtown a mile later. The Commonwealth Avenue Mall is the narrowest section of the Emerald Necklace Path in Boston and connects the Public Garden downtown to the Fens. If you are interested in further exploration, check the Public Garden Monument tour at for which there is a link.