J. W. Conway Bunker Hill American Legion Post 26 23 Adams St, Charlestown, MA02129 J. W. Conway Bunker Hill American Legion Post 26 is a nonprofit organization by veterans for veterans. Various events…More and activties are instigated by the Post in support of those who have sacrificed for the country. In 2010, Post 26 was renamed in memory of James W. Conway, who had served in the Korean War as part of the US Marine Corps.
Memorial Hall 14 Green St, Charlestown, MA02129 Memorial Hall is a decadent building with a rich history. It currently is under ownership of the Abraham Lincoln Post…More #11, Grand Army of the Republic. The organization is nonprofit and routes funds and donations to assisting veterans, community programs, and building maintenance.
Tucked into a quiet residential area, The Training Field is a popular place for neighbors to sit and chat on benches…More or pass through with their dogs. There is a striking monument in the center of the park honoring Charlestown's veterans, and large plaques by the intersection of Winthrop and Adams Streets that list the name of the region's fallen soldiers.
Read more about the history of the park here.
City Square City Sq & Main St, Charlestown, MA02129 Known as "the Gateway to Boston," City Square marks the spot where Charlestown was original settled in the…More 17th Century. The park provides a surprising oasis at a major intersection and offers excellent views of downtown Boston. It features 70 different varieties of trees and perennials, as well as a fountain and monuments to Charlestown veterans and its historic role in the U.S. Navy. The park hosts dozens of civic events and may be used for private functions as well. It is maintained, in part, by the nonprofit organization Friends of City Square Park.
Charlestown Yoga 191 Main St, Charlestown, MA02129 This calm and relaxing yoga studio is conveniently located on Main Street, near Zumes and the Cooperative Bank. Sue…More Lynch owns and runs the studio and was featured in Yoga Journal for her service to her community and especially for her work with local veterans. The studio offers all types of yoga classes for all ages, private training and other services connected with health and well-being.