• A view of the South Lawn during the fall season

    Frederick Law Olmsted

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

Operating Hours & Seasons

SPRING HOURS Friday, April 4, 2014 through Saturday, June 21, 2014

Wednesday -Thursday

Exhibits (self-guided)


Friday - Saturday

Exhibits (self-guided)


Guided tours of the historic design office and restored landscape

10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm

Groups of 10 or more please call.

For more information, please call 617-566-1689 ext. 221 or email us.

The Olmsted grounds are open for self-guided tours 365 days a year from dawn to dusk. Grounds guides can be found by the visitor entrance.


Did You Know?

Olmsted Jr.

Frederick Law Olmsted Jr. helped draft the language that defines the NPS. Its mission: “to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein…and by such means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations”