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.

Within These Walls

Fort Warren comes alive with real-life interpretations of what life was like in the time of the Civil War.

Learn about the lives of soldiers stationed at Fort Warren through their personal stories, experiences, and daily activities as they defended Boston’s Harbor.

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