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Description -
*Information Provided By Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation*
The Park contains the remains of two seacoast fortifications, a water tower with an observation deck, a military history museum and picnic facilities. Fort Revere Park is open daily, sunrise to sunset, year round. Tower and Museum will be open 10 am to 5pm, weekends and holidays, May 24 through September 1. The tower and Museum may also be open at other times by arrangement with the park staff.

Attractions - Visitors are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chairs to sit on and dress appropriately for the sometimes cool summer breezes. Movie goers may want to bring a flashlight and insect repellant. Additional parking is available at the Jacobs School on Harborview Road. Picnics are encouraged but Alcohol is not permitted in the park. Events are free of charge unless otherwise noted. All programs will run, weather permitting and the schedule is subject to change. Please contact the park office if you have any questions.

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Climate - Boston experiences a continental climate that is very common in New England, but with distinct maritime influences due to its position on the Atlantic Ocean. Summers are typically hot and humid, while winters are cold, windy and snowy.

Location - From Route 3, South Take exit 14, Route 228, North to Nantasket Beach. Watch carefully for signs as Rt.228 makes several sharp turns through the Town of Hingham.
From Route 3A Take Rt. 3A to the Hingham Rotary, halfway around the rotary, (past the 3A turn off) to Summer St., 0.5 miles, bear left on to George Washington Blvd, to Nantasket Beach.
From Nantasket Beach Take Nantasket Ave, follow Ft Revere/ Lifesaving Museum Signs, bearing to the left through several splits. At the base of Allerton Hill, bear left onto Fitzpatrick Way; at the treatment plant/ Cemetery, bear to the Right; 0.3 miles past the Lifesaving Museum, bear right on to Harbor View road, past the Jacobs School to Nantasket Ave. Farina Rd. is across the intersection, up to the left.


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