Tower Hill Botanical Garden is one of seven museums and attractions on this week’s Free Fun Friday schedule.

Tower Hill Botanic Garden features a year-round display of the finest plants for cultivation in New England. Carefully planned gardens and collections of ornamental, edible and native plants, plus trails, enhance the natural features of this beautiful 132-acre property. The Garden is open from 10am to 5pm, and Twig’s Cafe is open for lunch from 11am to 2:30pm.  The Garden Shop will also be open 10am to 5pm.

If you are heading to another part of the state, there are also free opportunities at the following attractions:

  • John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum
  • Commonwealth Museum
  • Battleship Cove Marine Museum at Fall River
  • Sandwich Glass Museum
  • Nantucket Whaling Museum
  • Tower Hill Botanic Garden
  • Commonwealth Shakespeare Company

Since 2009, Free Fun Fridays have enabled local residents to visit treasured cultural venues and recreational activities throughout the state at no cost. The event series begins on Friday, June 24th and will continue through Friday, August 26th.

For additional information, including a complete listing of free activities, please call (617) 969-8900 or visit

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