The Muddy River Gallery 320a Harvard St, Brookline, MA02446 The Muddy River Gallery is an art gallery. It features rotating exhibits from various artists. This includes sculptures,…More paintings and multimedia pieces. Please visit the website for information on current displays and upcoming events.
Wheelock College 43 Hawes St, Brookline, MA02446 Wheelock College is a private university with campus locations on both sides of the Muddy River in Boston. There are a…More variety of on-campus dining options, and students can sign up for one of a range of available meal plans. Students can utilize the online graduate programs at Wheelock College, whichen able them to complete degree work without setting foot in a classroom.
One of nine parks comprising Boston's Emerald Necklace park system, Riverway Park is a narrow 34-acre park running…More the length of the Muddy River from Park Drive in Boston to Route 9 in Brookline Village. Along with Olmsted Park, the Riverway marks Brookline's Border with Boston from the Fens to Jamaica Pond.
Like most of the Emerald Necklace, Riverway Park was designed by Brookline landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted starting in the 1880s. The park also features several historic bridges designed by H.H. Richardson, a Brookline architect who designed Trinity Church in Boston's Copley Square and whose work inspired many other buildings in the area.
Riverway park is maintained by both the Brookline and Boston parks departments, as well as a variety of volunteer-run organizations.
Located just north of Jamaica Pond in the Emerald Necklace park system, Olmsted Park includes three ponds connected…More by the Muddy River, a series of historic pedestrian bridges, a baseball field and a network of shady paths and boardwalks. The park is named after Frederick Law Olmsted, a 19th-century landscape architect who designed the Emerald Necklace and kept an office in Brookline for years.