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Magazine Beach

At 15 acres, Magazine Beach is Cambridge’s second largest park. It features a free outdoor swimming pool, soccer and baseball fields, exercise equipment, picnic areas and plenty of parking.

The oldest building on the Charles River Basin, an 1818 Powder Magazine, is now under renovation. Got ideas for its next use? Please visit

Summer Dates:

Splashing @ Spray Deck: June 8-Sept. 3, 9:30a-7p.

Swimming @ DCR's Veteran Memorial Swimming Pool: June 23 -August 23, 11:15a-6:45p.


Map of the area around Magazine BeachGet Directions


719 Memorial Drive

Cambridge, MA 02139