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Statue of Paul Revere

James Rego Square, Hanover St. at Clark St, Boston, MA 02113 (North End)
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Ranked #95 of 206 attractions in Boston
Type: Monuments/ Statues
Description: Cyrus Dallin designed this bronze statue of Revere riding his horse.
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Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Just an ordinary statue. That's it. Important figure in the american history, but the statue is nothing spectacular. I wouldn't bother to find it, but if you're following the Freedom trail you'll see it. Or if you visit the North End (which you should) you might take few steps more and take a look at it.

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Essex, Massachusetts
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

The statue of Paul Revere, near Old North Church, stands for the ride Paul Revere took to Concord and Lexington to announce to the patriots meeting there that the British were about to disembark on our shores. This was just before the War of 1776, when our fledgling nation was struggling for independence from England. The horse Paul Revere rode... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

We found it very difficult to photograph this statue because of its rather cramped position. In the end we didn't bother because it just seems to be yet another statue although the quality of the work is undoubtably very good. Not really worth the effort of finding, and it certainly did not generate any excitement in us.

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SE England
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

This is a beautiful bronze statue and I found it quite moving. Having studied the history of Boston I felt it important to see this statue as this man played such an important part in American history.

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Melbourne, Australia
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83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

It would be just another statue if it were not of Paul Revere on his horse in front of The Qlld North Church. The two are synonymous with the outbreak of the American War of Indepenance. The cast itself is quite good but cannot help but wonder if it was anyone else would b We even bother looking at it?

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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204 attraction reviews
222 helpful votes 222 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

If you near the Old North Church, it's worth your time to see the Paul Revere statue. It's well presented and beautifully done.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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265 attraction reviews
275 helpful votes 275 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

One way to take the Freedom Trail walking tour will take you right by this statue on your way to Old North Church, and there is a particularly interesting photo you can take that includes both the statue and the church. However, if you're not taking a picture, you'll probably not break stride on your way by. That's not to... More

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Potomac MD
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

An impressive statue in a very un-impressive park. Needs a plaque with a brief history lesson. No parking on this super congested street.

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Wheelersburg, Ohio
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

The Paul Revere Statue is very impressive as you walk toward the Old North Church. The park that it sits in, is very nice and gives you a break from the Freedom Trail. Good place to take pictures and soak in the history.

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Freeport, Illinois
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79 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

I have been walking for a while on the trail. It is a nice tree shaded area that you can sit and do a little people watching. the statue is very impressive.

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