Four Seasons of Family Fun!

The Boston Common Frog Pond sits at the heart of Boston Common, the oldest and most treasured public park in the United States. With a winter ice skating rink and learn to skate school, a reflecting pool in the spring and fall, and a summer spray pool and children’s carousel, there are always fun and exciting activities for all to enjoy.

Join in the fun at one of the year-round Frog Pond events or stop by to enjoy the scenery, Wicked Free Wi-Fi and something delicious from the café.

Directions to Frog Pond

Best in the US!

Frog Pond voted the BEST outdoor ice skating rink in the US and the second overall in North America!
USA Today 10Best


A public private partnership with the City of Boston and The Skating Club of Boston to operate The Boston Common Frog Pond and offer enriching programs and services to the Boston community.


Thank you for a wonderful winter season at Frog Pond! We'll see everyone back for the spring reflecting pool and carousel. Stay tuned!