FROM THE ARCHIVES | PHOTOS
Swan Boats of Boston 
- The Swan Boats are a welcome sight every spring. This Boston icon has been gracing the Public Garden for more than 130 years and the many photos in our archives illustrate how treasured the boats are to the city.

FROM THE ARCHIVES | PHOTOS

Swan Boats of Boston

- The Swan Boats are a welcome sight every spring. This Boston icon has been gracing the Public Garden for more than 130 years and the many photos in our archives illustrate how treasured the boats are to the city.

Swan Boats paddle back to the lagoon 
- After a dreary winter, Saturday marked the first day of the season for the Swan Boats in the Boston Public Garden.

Swan Boats paddle back to the lagoon

- After a dreary winter, Saturday marked the first day of the season for the Swan Boats in the Boston Public Garden.

Public Garden Swan Boats through the years
- Boston’s Swan Boats have been gliding through the Public Garden since the 19th century. Their seasonal 15-minute rides through the lagoon are slated to begin today.

Public Garden Swan Boats through the years

- Boston’s Swan Boats have been gliding through the Public Garden since the 19th century. Their seasonal 15-minute rides through the lagoon are slated to begin today.