South End Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Expensive and trendy, Boston’s South End is a diverse, dynamic neighborhood founded in 1728. This Boston Landmark District is on the National Register of Historic Places. It contains many Victorian brownstones on picturesque streets. The South End is a pedestrian-friendly community with nearly 30 parks and an open-air marketplace.
Hip, top-rated restaurants line Tremont Street, and there are several upscale shops and boutiques to choose from. The South End has a strong artist presence and many art studios and galleries. This cultural area also contains the Boston Ballet and the Boston Center for the Arts. The Holy Cross Cathedral is a landmark in the South End.