The North End is a hub for the City's Italian-American community. Its character is woven through the neighborhoods narrow, yet vibrant streets. The North End also boasts some of the City's best restaurants and old-world cafes.
The waterfront of the North End is home to various outdoor recreation spaces, including a skating rink and baseball fields. The Mirabella Pool, one of only two Boston Centers for Youth and Families outdoor swimming facilities, opens up in the summer. With so much to offer the North End is one of the premier destinations in the City.