Boston Things to Do

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  • 26. Hancock Tower

    4 out of 5 stars

    The John Hancock Tower of Boston in Copley Square used to have an observation deck at the 60th floor but was closed in 2001 after the 9-11 attacks and only it's namesake the John Hancock Center...

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  • 27. Newbury Street

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The most fashionable street in all of Boston must surely be Newbury streeet. Lined with beautiful Brownstones and shops on the ground levels, Newbury street is a great place to find yourself during...

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  • 28. Paul Revere House

    4 out of 5 stars

    Well Everyone Knows Paul Revere, the famous American patriot who was most famous for alerting the Colonial militia to the approach of British forces before the battles of Lexington and Concord in 1775...

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  • 29. Bunker Hill

    4 out of 5 stars

    for Historical and Miltary Battle Junkies, The Bunker Hill Monument is the holy grail in Visiting Boston, as everyone knows, this monument memorializes the famous battle of June 17, 1775 at Bunker at...

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  • 30. John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library & Museum

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This striking building, designed by I.M. Pei, houses the Presidential Library of John F. Kennedy. At the library's museum, you are immersed in a multimedia presentation of the the former President's...

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  • 31. Seaport District

    If you have kids with you, Museum Wharf is a must. There you will find the Children's Museum and the Computer Museum. I had a hard time dragging my nephew away from the Children's Museum! Even if you...

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  • 32. Esplanade - Hatch Shell

    The Esplanade is a long stretch of land along the banks of the Charles River made into a nice park. It is separated from the rest of Boston by Storrow Drive and is only accessible by a number of...

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  • 33. Go Boston Card: 31 Boston Attractions

    If you plan on hitting most of the tourist attractions around Boston, then the Go-Boston Card is a must. It it now good for over 60 attractions. We purchased the 5-day card, and used it to do almost...

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  • 34. Museum of Science

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Museum of Science is worth visiting for everyone who is interested in how the world around us revolves, how things work, and especially why. The museum is stacked full of all kind of fancy gadgets...

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  • 35. Charlestown

    Charlestown is Boston's oldest neighbourhood. It was a separate city and the first capital of Massachusetts. It lies across the Mystic from today's city centre, in a quiet, laid back neighbourhood...

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  • 36. King's Chapel

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The King's Chapel is one of the many protestant Unitarian Denominational Churches in New England and is part of the Freedom Trail, you can check this area and Chapel too as it lies just in Tremont...

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  • 37. Old State House

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Lying Along the Freedom Trail and just a Stone's Throw Away from Both the Boston City Hall and Faneuil Hall is the Old State House, This Georgian Style Buildling was formerly the seat of the...

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  • 38. Old South Church

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Around the Famous Landmarks around Copley Square are two structures side by side that is only separated by Bolyston Street and Darthmouth Street, these are the Old South Church and one of the Boston...

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  • 39. Public Library

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Around the Famous Landmarks around Copley Square are two structures side by side that is only separated by Bolyston Street and Darthmouth Street, these are the Old South Church and one of the Boston...

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  • 40. Trolley Tours

    being a historic and touristy City, there are various Boston Trolley Buses plying routes around the boston area and beyond like Cambridge or Yorktown this trolley tours are different from the regular...

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  • 41. Trinity Church

    Like what I've Said Many Times, unlike in Europe where most of the Historic Churches are Roman Catholic, here in Boston, It is mostly the Protestant Kind and the nearest Protestant Denomination to...

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  • 42. Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    It is a home and museum with gardens. I was not able to get that far to see due to time constraints, but it is said to be good. Collection of art is large. Venetian architecture prevails inside....

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  • 43. Cambridge

    The Quaint University Town of Cambridge, just across the Charles river is where two most of the "Ivy League Universities" of the United States is home to (Harvard University and MIT and a host of...

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  • 44. Commonwealth Avenue

    Providing a respite from Newbury Street is this Mall running along Commonwealth Avenue. A beautiful wide expanse with benches and historical sculptures lining the path where you'll see couples and...

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  • 45. The Boston Tea Party Ship and Museum

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    We went to the Boston Tea Party Museum a few days after it opened. The historical actors and authenticity of the ships and meeting house were terrific. Loved the Robinson Tea Chest and treats at...

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  • 46. Harbor Islands

    We went out to one of the Boston Harbor Islands on June 6th, 2005: Georges Island. To get out to the island, one catches a ferry from Long Wharf in downtown Boston, for about $10. We were hoping to...

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  • 47. Sam Adams Brewery

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Boston is home of the finest line of American Beer, Samuel Adams. There are several variations (octoberfest being my favorite) and the tour is very interesting. The company was started in 1984 by Jim...

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  • 48. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Smaller in scale than the Big Sail, Transparent Horizon by Louise Nevelson, is another noteworthy sculpture. Made of corten steel, and clearly abstract in its composition, it is worth a few minutes of...

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  • 49. Haymarket

    4 out of 5 stars

    Personally, I don't shop at Haymarket. I have no need to buy fruit or veggies by the sackful. And the few times I ever did buy produce there, the vendors wouldn't let me touch or select anything on my...

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  • 50. Park Street Church

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Among the famous Christian Churches of Boston is the Park Street Church at the Corner of Park Street and Tremont Street and lies across the street from the Boston Common and beside the Granary Burying...

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From the historical to the modern, Boston offers plenty to do.  If the weather is good, the best activities are outdoors.  Walk the Freedom Trail, take a boat to a harbor island or on...

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