Union Green Realty 187 Green St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Union Green features 150 single-occupancy rooms for rent weekly. The building is located conveniently between…More Centre and Washington Streets and just blocks from the Orange Line.
WCI Realty 555 Amory St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 WCI Realty manages 555 Amory, the centerpiece of the Jamaica Plain commerce center. It is centrally located and is…More across Amory Street from the Green Street station on the Orange Line. The commerce center, a 19th century factory updated for the 21st century, is home to many area nonprofit organizations. It houses 60,000 square feet of space and is managed on site.
This 10,000-seat Art Deco-designed stadium is home for championship events involving Boston Public Schools. It also…More serves as home field for schools which do not have their own field. The grass field is the last natural field in the Boston Public School system. The others have been converted to artificial turf. The field has a built-in watering system that keeps the surface green even during dry summers. The full name of the stadium is George Robert White Schoolboy Stadium. A variety of community events also take place here, including the Peace Games and Caribbean Kiddies Carnival. The offices of the Boston Public School's athletic department are located here.
For public transportation: Orange Line (Green Street)
Axiom Gallery is an experimental art and technology gallery located in the Green Street station on the MBTA’s…More Orange Line in Jamaica Plain. Founded by Heidi Kayser, the gallery specializes in experimental art and new media technology, including art combining the two. Many local artists contribute to the gallery, which works to combine unique pieces of sculpture, live performances and experimental art for the general public.
The gallery hosts many events and programs, including five annual exhibitions. These include the annual Collision Collective and MassArt SIM shows, as well as the New Media Curious Program, which incorporates sound and video performances, panel discussions and lectures, and educational offerings including workshops and participatory symposiums. The gallery also hosts live musical performances, lectures, workshops and other events. Check the main website for a schedule of upcoming events.
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.
WikidFit Personal Training 22 Brookley Road, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 WikidFit is a personal fitness studio in Jamaica Plain. The studio, which is staffed with certified personal trainers…More and dancers, offers personal and small group training for all fitness levels and ages. Programs offered include personal training, partner training, body compositions, and workout plans. Visit WikidFit's website for more information, including a complete and detailed list of programs offered. Hours are by appointment only. WikidFit is conveniently located near the Forest Hills and Green Street train stations on the Orange Line. There is also free street parking and an area to lock bikes.