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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
18 Jun 2017
“Great view of the harbor and of the interesting city architecture”
25 Mar 2017
“Nice Views”
22 Liberty Dr, Boston, MA 02210-1234
Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

This is one of the many scenic sites along the Harbor walk. Great place to stop and enjoy the city architecture. The fan shaped building at this point is a US court house (I think), it has great view out over the harbor and towards...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Fan Pier is located within the heavily congested Seaport District. It offers fine views of the Harbor and Downtown, and the park behind the Federal Courthouse is a nice place to sit in good weather.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Unbelievable how this part of Boston has been and is still growing. A few years ago huge parking grounds with the Court House and The Institute of Contemporary Art lonely Buildings... And now - a breathtaking part of Boston with new a scenic view, new...More

1  Thank SusiHoch
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We decided to walk around town, and ended up at the Waterfront, and Fan Pier. You're at the edge of town, on the bay, and looking at the airport. Thousands of vessels and people. There must be 6 giant buildings going up here for condos....More

1  Thank John G
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Nice short walk. It was very quiet on a Sunday night. There's a fire pit along the walkway. You can hear the planes roar taking off from the horizon.

1  Thank Sam J
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

I walked along the waterside without any help of GPS. It was pretty easy and most importantly, beautiful! It was quiet, I hardly saw any other passerby. Awesome views of Boston skylines, or simply boats... I sat down by the water and just watched the...More

2  Thank susis123
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Great views of the city skyline at night. Perfect for a walk with the family, friends, or a significant other anytime of year. At night, the view of the city as well as the planes taking off from Logan is fantastic. Very peaceful setting nestled...More

2  Thank Rich Z
Reviewed 13 November 2014

I am surprised that this spot has not scored higher in TripAdvisor. I can safely say that this is THE spot for sunset photography of Boston skyline - because of the geography, the sun sets right behind the buildings from this spot, and emanates great...More

4  Thank youngyew
Reviewed 24 August 2014

I always wondered where was the best spot to get a good vantage point of the city. A bit out of the way since I think the closest T stop is south station and then you have to cross the bridge on Congress Ave, but...More

1  Thank imsupafly
Reviewed 4 July 2014

right after sunset the view of the skyline and the harbor is so, so spectacular that I really think that Boston is so underrated in terms of international tourism. The best place of Boston in terms of combination of human works and nature

Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
This area has been expanding and becoming more and
more popular, for good reason. Not surprisingly, the
seaport district of South Boston is located
beautifully along the water. The area is designed for
easy strolling along the HarborWalk, and there are
bars and restaurants for all ages and budgets. The
Institute of Contemporary Art is located in this area
in a contemporary building with an absolutely stunning
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