About The Neighborhood

Jamaica Plain: Forest Hills

Rich with art, culture, and natural beauty, JP is one of Boston’s most vibrant neighborhoods.

Known for its creative, communal vibe, a thriving culinary scene, dozens of local and independent businesses, beautiful historic architecture and miles of green space, everything you need is at your fingertips. And the connection to greater Boston is easy: the Forest Hills T stop is a block away for the Orange Line, the MBTA Commuter Rail, 17 bus lines and the South West Corridor bike path to downtown. Walk, stroll, bike or run in nearby Arnold Arboretum, Franklin Park or Jamaica Pond. And check out other can’t-miss neighborhood hotspots marked on the map below, many of which are walkable.

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