Boston Harbor Now is working to reestablish Boston as one of the world’s truly great coastal cities.  


Boston Harbor Now’s Policy and Planning team seeks to optimize the relationship between Boston Harbor communities and the sea.

Waterfront Development

Climate Change Preparedness

Water Transportation

Boston’s Working Port


We work to provide an abundance of free and low-cost public programming for residents and visitors alike.  From concerts and theater to living history and field trips, there’s something for everyone.

Upcoming Events

Free Harbor Island Access




Boston’s waterfront and harbor islands are for everyone.  We offer free field trips and summer outings for students to take advantage of this living classroom.

Harbor Discovery Camps

Free Island Pass for Camp Groups



Ready to explore Boston’s waterfront and islands?

Boston Harbor Islands National and State Park

Boston Harborwalk

Getting Around