DeCordova Sculpture Park & Museum Day Trip from Boston

  • From North Station
  • Time at Park: Approx. 4 hours
  • Activity Level: Easy
  • Wheelchair Accessible

DeCordova Museum & Sculpture Park

The DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum stands as a globally renowned center for the exhibition and interpretation of modern and contemporary outdoor sculptures. Spanning 30 acres, the sculpture park encompasses beautifully landscaped lawns, forests, fields, gardens, and terraces along Flint’s Pond in Lincoln, Massachusetts. 

With approximately 60 sculptures on display, the park offers a diverse range of artistic expressions that enhance the outdoor environment.

Embark on a deeper exploration of the DeCordova Sculpture Garden by joining a tour guided by our knowledgeable staff. Engage in vibrant conversations that delve into various aspects of the art, including the artists’ backgrounds, their creative processes, the materials used, and the rich history of the institution. 

Participants will have the opportunity to inquire about their favorite sculptures, discover new acquisitions, and gain insights into the campus’s evolution—from the sculpting forces of glaciers to the remarkable transformation of Julien and Lizzie de Cordova’s home into the current sculpture park and museum.


What’s Included

  • Commuter Rail Ticket
  • Transportation to/from the Station
  • Entry Ticket to the Park
  • Guided Tour

What to Bring

  • Water
  • Snacks
  • Sunscreen

Getting To DeCordova

The day of your event head to North Station and board the 10:20am Fitchburg Line Train. Enjoy the ride until the Lincoln Station Stop. Upon exiting the train, a sprinter van will meet you in the parking lot, they will be holding a Keolis massAdventures sign. From there you will be transported to the sculpture park where you will meet up with your guide.


The bus will pick you up at 2:15p and transport you back to the Lincon train station where you will board the 2:54p train back to Boston.

*Note* your train tickets will be emailed to you 48 hours prior to departure. These tickets are valid all weekend and allows you to ride any commuter rail line train.

We will also send these details along via email with more information on how to navigate getting to/from North Station upon booking.

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