Fan Pier

Harbor / Marina
56 E Service Rd (Marina Park Dr)
Boston, MA 02210


  • How did Fan Pier get its name? Rail lines "fan out" as shown in this picture from 1903
  • Youre a quick walk away from several great dining options, including Shake Shack, Legal Sea Foods, and the Barking Crab.
  • The skyline view from this pier is iconic and one of the most Instagramed locations in Boston.
  • Boston Sail
  • Great food. There are some restaurants, with outdoor seating and nice views, but I've never been.
  • What a view of the waterfront!
  • Awesome views of the skyline.
  • Nice to spend some time here pre or post museum visit. Consists of a great waterfront park with cleverly hidden speakers with good music.
  • awesome views of the harbor and eastie
  • Mesmerizing view of city. Photog heaven and full of romance. Stay awhile and bring the good cam :)
  • Bathrooms at the discovery center near corner of court house
  • Nice outdoor tables by the water on the public green.

Nearby places

100 Northern Ave (at Seaport Blvd.)
88 Sleeper St (at Seaport Blvd.)
95 Necco St. (at Binford St.)