We Dare You To Take This Road Trip To Boston’s Most Abandoned Places

Although Boston is a densely populated city, it still has its share of derelict and forgotten spots. You can drive up to or hike through these abandoned places, although – in many cases – the buildings themselves are out-of-bounds for safety reasons. If you like to discover Boston’s history through its abandoned places, you’ll love this trip around the city.

The journey takes just under two hours in light traffic (not including stops) and covers 62 miles. Here’s a handy map to guide your trip.

Note: Please abide by all trespassing laws and be mindful of private property signs when exploring.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you ventured into any abandoned places in or around Boston? Share your adventures in the comments!

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