boston
Country : United States
Currency : US Dollar (USD)
Language : English
Population
City: 655 884 (2014)
Metro: 4 732 161 (2014)
Time
Zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Boston
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closeBoston, founded in 1630, is one of the country's oldest cities. Often called the cradle of American history, it boasts a large number of historic landmarks and monuments. The 20th century added a series of skyscrapers to the skyline of church spires.
This cosmopolitan city has a relaxed atmosphere. The historic districts such as the charming Beacon Hill and the trendy Back Bay would fit nicely in any European city.
Random Boston Highlights
Old State House, Boston
This is one of Boston's most historic buildings. On July 18, 1776, the citizens of Boston first heard the words of the Declaration of Independence here, read from atop the balcony of the Old State House.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
The neo-classical building of Boston's Museum of Fine Arts houses one of the largest art collections in the United States; its Asian and Egyptian collections are particularly impressive.
Back Bay, Boston
Back Bay, developed in the 19th century, is a district in French style. Most of its brownstone houses, built for the richer Bostonians, have survived the demolition frenzy of the 1960s & 1970s.
Faneuil Hall, Boston
Faneuil Hall, a historic building in Georgian style is the center of Boston's Faneuil Hall Marketplace, a popular area with foodstalls, restaurants, shops and street entertainment.

Random Boston Tours & Activities
Tour de Boston Bike Tour, Boston
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$57.75
Boston Beantown Trolley Tour, Boston
  • Average Rating:4.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 3 hours
From USD
$40.00
Fall Foliage Sightseeing Tour from Boston, Boston
  • Average Rating:4.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 9 hours
From USD
$105.00
Tour of Historic Fenway Park, America's Most Beloved Ballpark, Boston
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 60 minutes
From USD
$25.00



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