Franklin Park Villa Co-Op 131 Morton St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Located on a quiet, wooded block close to Franklin Park and the Arboretum, Franklin Park Villa is a subsidized 61-unit…More cooperative housing development for Boston's elderly. The building features 24-hour security; six of the one- and two-bedroom units are handicapped-accessible.
This 527-acre park is among the largest open spaces in Boston. It is part of the Frederick Law Olmsted's Emerald…More Necklace of parks. The park has miles of walking paths, a cross country course, tennis courts, baseball fields and, oddly, stone ruins. It is also home to an 18-hole public golf course and the Franklin Park Zoo. Here is an interactive map of the park's many features.
For public transportation: From the Orange line exit at Green Street or Forest Hills stations or take the 16 bus, which goes through the center of the park.