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Adams National Historical Park
#1 of 7 Sights & Landmarks in Quincy
Great informative tour of several sites related to the John Adams/John Quincy Adams family with informative tour guides and lots of historical info and materials for everyone to review and enjoy!
... National Historical Park, but spent a very informative half hour in the visitor centre where there is an excellent history map, tracing the history of the Adams family and the various landmarks in USA history.
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United First Parish Church
#2 of 7 Sights & Landmarks in Quincy
The highlight of the tour are the tombs of presidents John and John Quincy Adams, amazing that you can touch the tombs and that they haven't been moved from this site to Washington.
I received a personal tour with a view of the crypt of John Adams, John Quincy Adams, Abigail Adams and Louisa Adams.
Hancock Cemetery
#3 of 7 Sights & Landmarks in Quincy
The Hancock Cemetery is an amazing example of a historical site with insights to our forefathers during the birth of our country.
I loved visiting all the old grave sites and feeling the history of the people who had come before us to forge this part of the country.
Freedom Trail Boston 7.8 mi away
#2 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
... USS Constitution (Old Ironsides), Paul Revere's House, Old North Church, Faneuil Hall, Quincy Market, Boston Tea Party Site, the Granary Burial ground, King's Chapel, Old Corner Book Store are all must see sites.
Great way to see and hear the history of the very beginning of our country Jeremiah Poope was a fun guide - he truly loves the city, the sights and history - thanks for a fun day
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Fenway Park Boston 8.1 mi away
#1 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
Beautiful views, great baseball, superb shopping across the street, Sweet Caroline during the 8th inning and much, much more!
This was truly a memorable experience: the ballpark is an operating landmark, David Ortiz hit a home run, the home team won and the ballpark food was delicious (sausage sandwich, beefsteak sandwich and soft serve...
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John Winthrop Jr. Iron Furnace Site
#4 of 7 Sights & Landmarks in Quincy
This site is also known as "Braintree Furnace" to us locals.
Quincy House
#5 of 7 Sights & Landmarks in Quincy
The Moswetuset Hummock
#6 of 7 Sights & Landmarks in Quincy
Massachusetts State House Boston 5.8 mi away
#20 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
The Massachusetts State House is one of the stops on the Freedom Trail, which marks 16 Boston sites related to Colonial and early American history.
I love the look of this area of Boston , right across from the park you stroll to the State House and view the magnificent gold Dome that is visible for miles.
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Castle Island Boston 6.0 mi away
#17 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
Free parking, a beautiful historical fort (where Edgar Allen Poe was stationed) where you can take a stroll and get a fantastic view of Boston Harbor, great people watching and you have to try Sullivans AKA Sullys...
Summer is definitely the best time of year to visit as you can really enjoy all that Castle Island has to offer: great views of the harbor, shady areas for lounging, big open grassy areas for the kiddos to run aro...
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Souther Tide Mill
#7 of 7 Sights & Landmarks in Quincy
Boston Public Library Boston 7.7 mi away
#3 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
Steeped in history, this Renaissance Revival architectural gem and national historic landmark has many areas to explore the with stunningly beautiful vaulted ceilings in the classic reading room environment of Bat...
Their library is a masterpiece of architecture; and excellent for the tourist to walk around and view the murals and design; or for the reader or researcher with access to great amounts of knowledge.
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Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum Boston 7.3 mi away
#9 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
The quality is impressive, and we thoroughly enjoyed finishing the experience with a visit to Abigail's Tea Room, which was a roomy and comfortable spot to enjoy the views and a snack.. Highly recommended.
This Planetarium is really awesome , it gives great exposure of exploring the universe with 360 ' view, It gives great insight on the constellation and planetary information.,
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Loring Hall Hingham 6.0 mi away
#1 of 3 Sights & Landmarks in Hingham
See if you can get onto the balcony if you go! Great views!
There's a balcony area which gives you a truly wonderful view of the screen if you sit in the first row.
New England Holocaust Memorial Boston 7.8 mi away
#5 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
We stumbled upon it by accident, frankly we were in town for the American Colonial History sights.
I've been to Holocaust memorials in many places, including several sites in Germany.
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Back Bay Boston 7.7 mi away
#7 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
Plenty of shopping as well...not to mention some terrific historic sites including the Boston Library, Old South Church, Trinity Church, and Fenway Park!
Among other sites to visit are Old South Church; the John Hancock Tower, New England's tallest building at 60 stories; First Church of Christ, Scientist, the centerpiece of the Christian Science Plaza; Christian S...
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General Sylvanus Thayer Birthplace Braintree 3.2 mi away
#1 of 1 Sights & Landmarks in Braintree
Waterfront Boston 7.6 mi away
#13 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
Love the BOS waterfront... gorgeous views, lots of places to take in the view, lots to do and look at including many gorgeous yachts and a wonderful place just to grab a java and sit back and people watch
Great views of the city, financial district, bridges, etc. Amazing to just walk around and soak the sun.
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The Printing Office of Edes & Gill Boston 7.9 mi away
#6 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
This free stop (donations and a small shop supports it) was a quick view into the printing trade with the history tie in to the freedom trail.
Amazingly interesting and dedicated host- I would highly recommend the site to all visitors!
North End Boston 8.2 mi away
#4 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
It also offers sights of Historic significance: Paul Rever's house, The Old North Church, Rose Kennedy's birthplace, a Charles Bullfinch designed church, and part of the Freedom Trail.
We visited the North End every day of our weeklong stay, whether to eat, follow the freedom trail, visit sites such as the Old North Church and Paul Revere's house, or just to wander...really a cool area!
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Marriott's Custom House Boston 7.8 mi away
#10 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
The building is a historic landmark with a perfect location downtown and has a roof top outdoor deck that gives great views of the city day and night and helps you get geographically familiar with the Boston area.
Great Location, Great suites, Great Views, Great price ( especially if you are a Marriott member ).
Little Brewster Island and Lighthouse Boston 5.1 mi away
#59 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
Very photogenic, full of historical layers, great views, helpfull staff( dressed up in that time character), and there's a boat ride!
We have a fantastic view of some of Boston Harbor Island's and could see the skyscrappers of Boston!
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Eustis Estate Museum Milton 5.6 mi away
#1 of 1 Sights & Landmarks in Milton
Historic New England sites are terrific, and a membership is a great value.
The Eustace Estate takes HNE historic sites to a new level with a choice of a guided tour or a self-guided tour on your own.
The Mapparium Boston 7.7 mi away
#18 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
You walk along a "catwalk" through a sphere that has a map of the world with all the continents in a 360-degree view.
Definitely an interesting side tour for those going to Boston who have already done The Freedom Trail and other more famous sites.
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HarborWalk Boston 7.8 mi away
#15 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
We enjoyed strolling along the harbour walk way where we caught a glimpse of a re-enactment of the Boston Tea Party, enjoyed views of boats in the harbour, visited the Aquarium, savoured a delicious meal on a boat...
Perfect place to take a walk along the water... you can start at any number of places & stroll through the piers, the modern buildings, historic sites & restaurants.
Granary Burying Ground Boston 7.8 mi away
#14 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
... Adams, John Hancock, and Robert Treat Paine; Peter Faneuil, benefactor of the famed downtown Boston landmark; patriot and craftsman Paul Revere; James Otis, Revolutionary orator and lawyer; and five victims of...
Grave sites include those of John Hancock, Samuel Adams, Paul Revere, Robert Treat Paine, James Otis, as well as the five individuals who died in the "Boston Massacre" on March 5, 1770.
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Newbury Street Boston 7.8 mi away
#16 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
This is the beautiful street where along with both high end and department store shopping is tree lined with some of the greatest archeological sites including a Gothic Church designed with historical value.
Very beautiful street with quaint houses, it is very enjoyable and relaxing just to walk along the streets and take in the sights and sounds
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Trinity Church Boston 7.7 mi away
#24 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
Wish we'd had time for the guided tour but the church provides an excellent map and explanation of the interior sights for a self-guided tour.
After shopping @ Newbury Street, you can find a good spot to sit in front of the church, very amazing view of skyline of Boston
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Old State House Boston 7.9 mi away
#21 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
When you visit the Old State House, which is a beautiful building, you are only a stone's throw from several other Boston landmarks, including Boston's North End, for great Italian food, and one of my favorites, t...
A lot of interesting history here re: first legislature in Massachusetts, building changes over the years, site of the Boston Massacre, building the subway under it etc... Highly recommend it if you have 45 minute...
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Copley Square Boston 7.7 mi away
#26 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
Located next to Trinity Church, which gives Copley Square its vintage vibe, Copley Square is a hub of shops, has architectural exquisiteness, as well as the incandescent, picturesque views of its gardens.
Great place to see, eat, view the tall elegant buildings... the people all around is amazing... the attraction is unforgetable in every way.
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