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We are located on Berkeley Street between Stuart and St. James Street in the Back Bay. We are one block from the John Hancock tower which is on the corner of Clarendon and Stuart Street.

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  • What Boston Parents are Saying

    about Bright Horizons Child Care

    "Lexi looks forward to seeing Ms. Christine every morning. We just came back from vacation and Lexi couldn't wait to give Ms. Christine a big hug. We feel so lucky to have Ms. Christine as Lexi's teacher; we really appreciate how caring and positive she is."

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  • Summer Adventures at Bright Horizons at Back Bay

    Learn about summer programs for your child!

    At Bright Horizons we aim to take advantage of everything summer has to offer! Our teachers have specifically designed programs for the children that incorporate our surrounding community and special visitors as an extension of our classrooms and curriculum.

    A sample of our Summer Adventures themes and special activities include:
    • Top Chef Week: Children will learn to make guacamole, have homemade pizzas and enjoy their lunches on the playground
    • Game Week: We will be visited by Amazing Athletes, have a Hoola Hoop contest and various races each day
    • Space Week: We will create moon sand, paint craters and make our own solar system
    We invite you to contact us to learn about enrollment opportunities for your family.

    Click below to see our full Summer Adventures theme calendar.
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  • What Makes Us a Unique Place to Learn?

    Our great spaces for learning and play!

    Located in the heart of Boston, Bright Horizons at Back Bay provides cooking, art, science and music enrichments! 

    Also, take a look at our two great indoor spaces for all ages to learn and discover through play!

    Want to learn more about our Back Bay Boston center?

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  • Who are the teachers at Back Bay?

    Come take a look!

    At Bright Horizons, our mission is to provide innovative solutions that help children and families be their very best. We are committed to providing the highest quality child care and education to our community of families.

    We strive to nurture each child's unique qualities and potential, while also striving to support families through strong partnerships.

    Take a look here to find out who our teachers are and why they love working with children!

  • About the Curriculum

    Our unique approach to education.

    Bright Horizons’ The World at Their Fingertips

    Children learn in a variety of ways and at their own pace. Our carefully planned curriculum is designed to inspire your child at every age and stage. Built around extensive research, 21st-century technology, and developmentally appropriate instruction, our curriculum introduces concepts of math, science, language, culture, environment, art and health.


  • About our Teachers

    Helping children reach their potential

    Our Teachers

    Inspired by knowledgeable child development professionals who understand the balance between nurturing developing minds and caring for tender spirits, children grow from curious infants into explorative preschoolers. Our teachers are all experienced and highly trained, meeting rigid certification requirements. They keep up with the latest techniques in early childhood curriculum and continually develop new skills to guide children on a path to lifelong learning.

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  • Health & Safety

    Because parents need peace of mind

    Well Aware and Staying Healthy

    Our center environment offers children a healthy and safe place to develop and learn. Through our Well Aware program and our Staying Healthy procedures, we set high expectations for creating healthy environments and also foster positive attitudes within children towards healthy living, physical activity, and nutrition.

    We’re proud to provide programs parents can feel good about, and to be recognized as a model for other early education programs by the Partnership for a Healthier America and First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move campaign.

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