The Boston Public Library was the first large municipally-funded public library in America. It has a central location right in the heart of Copley Square, facing the Trinity... more »
Established in 1659, Copp's Hill Burying Ground has thousands of graves including those of Cotton Mather, Increase Mather, and Robert Newton who raised two lanterns as a signal to... more »
The Boston Athenaeum 10 1/2 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108 617-227-0270 www.bostonathenae... Free guided tours are given every Tuesday and Thursday at 3:00 by reservation only... more »
The First Church of Christ, Scientist is the mother church and world headquarters of the Christian Science religion. Located in Boston's Back Bay section between Symphony Hall... more »
Google "Henry Knox". Washington's closest friend. Brought the cannons to Boston from Ft. Ticonderoga. Contact the South Boston Citizens' Association for information about the... more »
Boston's South End neighborhood is a great place to spend an afternoon or evening. The area has come a long way in the past ten years or so, especially the Tremont street region... more »
Freedom Trail Foundation: Explore some of America’s most cherished historic sites on a 90-minute walking tour of Boston’s Freedom Trail. We bring history to life!