The Arsenal on the Charles

News Media

Boston Globe

December 1, 2015

New hot spot Branch Line opens in Watertown

It’s the hottest restaurant opening of the week or maybe the season: a new endeavor from one of Boston’s best-known restaurateurs.

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Vanyaland

July 10, 2015

Lunch In: Here’s the lineup for Arsenal Center for the Arts’ Summer Concert Series

Now that we’re beyond Independence Day and into the beautiful chill-zone called summer, our collective lunch breaks are more than…

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Events

Feb1

The Testament of Mary

Time: 7:30pm–9:30pm
Location: 321 Arsenal Street

THE TESTAMENT OF MARY by Colm Tóibín OPENING: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1 AT 7:30PM Years after her son’s death, Mary, mother…

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Mar5

Commander's Mansion 11th Annual Wedding Showcase

Time: 1:00pm–4:00pm
Location: Commander’s Mansion

The Commander’s Mansion will be hosting their Annual Wedding Showcase on Saturday, March 5th and Sunday, March 6th from 1-4pm.…

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Mar26

Blackberry Winter

Time: 8:00pm–4:00pm
Location: 321 Arsenal Street

Success, meticulous planning, and an eye for detail have in no way prepared Vivienne for the news inside that little…

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Blog

Photo Evidence That Working at athenahealth is Awesome

August 20, 2015

Lots of companies promise a great work environment, but few live up to their own hype. At athenahealth, on the other hand, employees do all the talking. Or rather, sharing. Search #athenaculture on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and you’ll see why immediately.

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Livable Streets Hosts Ride to Improve Boston Transportation

August 4, 2015

Calling all bikers, walkers, and families! On September 12, 2015 Livable Streets will host Tour de Streets, a fun-filled bike ride, scenic walk, and BBQ that benefits the Livable Streets Alliance’s mission to rethink urban transportation.

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Arsenal Feature

Two Hundred Years of Arsenal Campus Growth: 1816-2015

In 1816 the U.S. Government selected and purchased 40 acres of land on the northern bank of the Charles River in Watertown as the site for a new regional arsenal. The siting, layout, and construction were supervised by the Arsenal’s first Commander, Captain George Talcott, and the buildings were designed by Boston architect Alexander Parris.

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Arsenal Feature

Watertown Farmer's Market Back for Another Summer at The Arsenal

The Watertown Farmer’s Market offers farm-raised food overlooking the cityscape, where the answer to “Is this local?” is always a resounding yes. The market, conveniently located under the smokestack on the Arsenal on the Charles, is brimming with fresh food and produce from Massachusetts and New England.

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