Some park access has changed due to current health regulations around COVID-19.


All camping and reservations for DCR properties have been suspended until further notice.

Deer Island park areas are temporarily closed to public access.

Worlds End is now open by advance reservation only.

Webb Memorial parking lot is closed until further notice.

Thompson Island is closed to the public until further notice.


Most DCR park areas remain open for passive recreation.  Click here to learn more about how to safely enjoy time outside.


Activities, ranger tours, and most programs are included with your ferry ticket.

Peddocks Island Vision Plan Open House – Hingham

The National Park Service, the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, and Boston Harbor Now are working on a redevelopment plan for Peddocks Island.

You can share your thoughts on the future of the island by attending one of three public open houses or by taking the survey.

Attend the first open house at the Hingham Public Library

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

66 Leavitt St, Hingham

If you are unable to attend this open house, there are two more open houses and you can also take an online survey to share your thoughts. Learn more at

If you have additional questions, you can reach Alice Brown at Boston Harbor Now via email at [email protected]

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