see and do

The Freedom Trail

Visit historic Boston Common, Beacon Hill, North End, and Charlestown.
Highlights Include:
  • Boston Common
  • Shaw Memorial
  • State House
  • Park Street Church
  • Granary Burying Ground
  • King's Chapel and Burying Ground
  • First Public School Site
  • Benjamin Franklin Statue
  • Old South Meeting House
  • Old Corner Bookstore
  • Old State House
  • Boston Massacre Site
  • Faneuil Hall ghj_amp Quincy Market
  • Paul Revere House
  • Old North Church
  • Copp's Hill Burying Ground
  • Bunker Hill Pavilion
  • USS Constitution
  • Charlestown Navy Yard
  • Consitution Museum
  • Bunker Hill Monument
JFK Library, Boston
Harvard Square, Cambridge
The Garden, Boston

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Museums, Cambridge

MIT Museum
Hart Nautical Gallery
The Compton Gallery

Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge

Harvard University Museums of Natural History
Museum of Natural History
The Botanical Museum
Mineralogical and Geological Museum
Museum of Comparative Zoology

Other Harvard Collections
Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments
Fisher Museum at the Harvard Forest
Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology
The Semitic Museum

Zoos/ Aquariums
Arts ghj_amp Entertainment
Boston Ballet, Boston

Trolley Tours

Boston Beantown Trolley
Old Time Trolley
New England Stepps


Useful Links

City of Boston
Mayor's Office of Special Events ghj_amp Tourism
Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism
Convention ghj_amp Visitors Bureau
Massachusetts Division of Forests ghj_amp Parks