Park Alert

Fall Ferry Schedule: Beginning September 7, 2023, the public ferry will begin service to Georges Island from Long Wharf. The fall schedule will run through October 9th.

Spectacle Marina:  As a result of storm damage, the public marina on Spectacle Island will be closed for the remainder of the season


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

Specs of Spectacle Island: Meet the Author!

Join us at the Boston Harbor Islands Welcome Center to meet author Donna O'Keefe and learn about her new children's book "Specs of Spectacle Island: A story of an island from trash to treasure".

Specs is a chipmunkel born and raised on Spectacle Island who must go on a journey to escape the construction and turmoil during the island’s restoration.

The book includes information about Spectacle Island, the Big Dig, the Zakim Bridge, and The Greenway.

Meet the author, Donna O’Keefe, learn more about Specs’ story, and get a bookmark!


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