Kids get their hands sandy at the Revere Beach Sand Sculpting Festival. Photo courtesy of the Revere Beach Partnership
Kids get their hands sandy at the Revere Beach Sand Sculpting Festival. Photo courtesy of the Revere Beach Partnership

Free Things to Do with Boston Kids in July

We all know it is easy to spend a small fortune on search of memorable summer fun with Boston kids. Luckily, with so many free options in the Boston area, you don't have to! We recently rounded up our family-friendly picks for July; here, we're focusing on all-free fun throughout the month. Save your change for ice cream after!


Charlestown Navy Yard
1 Constitution Road
Boston, MA 02129

Boston Children's Musem
308 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210

Waterfront Plaza at Atlantic Wharf
290 Congress St.
Boston, MA 02210

Davis Square
1 Davis Square
Somerville, MA

Spectacle Island
Boston Harbor, MA

DCR Neponset Park
corner of Granite Ave. and Hilltop St
Dorchester, MA

Hatch Shell
Esplanade
Boston, MA

Revere Beach
300 Ocean Ave
Revere, MA

Hull Harbor from A Street to James Landing
Hull, MA

Rose F. Kennedy Greenway
Congress Street
Boston, MA

Daniel Webster Estate
238 Webster Street
Marshfield, MA 02050

Lawn on D
420 D Street
Boston, MA 02210
Memorial Day: Operation Social Strong
The Skies above Los Angeles - 12:00 PM Pick
Drive-In Movie Night at the Muck
Muckenthaler Estate & Cultural Center - 6:30 PM Pick
Mondays with Michelle Obama
Facebook & YouTube - various times Pick
Save with Stories
Facebook & Instagram - various times Pick
Explore Green-Wood: Scavenger Hunts for Families
Green-Wood Cemetery - various times Pick
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