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Interesting Site Near Back Bay

The entire place was immaculate, very well coordinated and admission very reasonable ($5 for... read more

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Glass globe

A Christian Science experience. The globe was Amazing and they did a short show that highlighted... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2021
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

The best thing we did in Boston was finding this little gem of a place that has the most extraordinary glass globe with incredible acoustics and you walk INSIDE it! It is the world in 1936 and aside from being a classic work of art, it is really interesting to see the world as it was. Stunning and affordable and well worth it.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

Really fun to see the world as it was in the 1930s. Admissions a bit stiff but near MFA and worth a visit while in the area.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

This is part of the home of Christain Science complex, which is all worth a visit. The Mapparium is just brilliant - do not miss it. We also took a tour of the big Church with its amazing organ - 11000 pipes!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Mapparium is amazing would highly recommend. In the same complex they also offer free tours of the church and building which is also worth a look.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018

For a few $ this is a great trip to see the magnificent world made of glass representing all the countries in the 1930s. It has a wonderful acoustic as the globe is huge and beautifully lit. A unique 20 min visit is worth it. It is located in the Christian Science publishing building near to the main Church complex. This building also houses a huge archive and reference library featuring the life and works of Mary Baker Eddy the founder of Christian Science. It is a really unique feature!

Date of experience: July 2018
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