in the Public Realm
Boston Children's Museum
Recent Architecture: Museum

Cambridge Seven Associates Inc.
Landscape Architect
Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc.
  • Founded, 1913
  • Renovation, 2008
  • American Society of Landscape Architects Honor Award 2008
The Boston Children's Museum - Peter Kuttner
Atlantic Wharf - Robert Brown
Grand Circle Gallery - Mark Schianca
Boston Children's Museum was the second children's museum in the United States. The museum was originally founded in Jamaica Plain and was moved to its current location in 1979. The Smith Family Waterfront Park at the Boston Children's Museum is designed to engage children in the programming of the museum and in the life of the city. Linking the museum's new front façade and the boardwalk and benches of the public harbor-front walkway that passes in front of the museum, the children's plaza cre...
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308 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210
United States

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