Back Bay Walk West

"Educators, Artists, and Reformers"

The Back Bay West Walk starts at Copley Square and ends at the Boston Women's Memorial. Focusing on women of the mid-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the sites demonstrate the high energy devoted by women to the arts and education, pointing out educational institutions, clubs, and art associations as well as women's sculptures.

Time: 1 1/2 hours
Begins: Boston Public Library, Boylston Street, Copley Square
Directions: Go into the library at the Boylston Street entrance