Things to do in Boston

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    Fenway Park

    Fenway Park

    Ranked #1 overall in Boston things to do
    215 reviews
    Sports, Stadium, Baseball Stadium, Popular
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryOutdoorsy

    One of the most classic of sports venues in America! Also is surrounded by great restaurants, bars, and clubs. If the Sox aren't playing, you will still want to stop ...

  • 2
    Boston Common

    Boston Common

    Ranked #2 overall in Boston things to do
    199 reviews
    Outdoors, Park, Popular
    Popular withOutdoorsyHipstersAdventure

    I go to Northeastern University and the commons aren't that far of a walk away from campus. It's a really nice area to go to during all seasons, and I ...

  • 3
    Museum of Fine Arts

    Museum of Fine Arts

    Ranked #3 overall in Boston things to do
    114 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyHistoryStudents

    Because I'm a student at Northeastern University, I'm able to go to the MFA for free. The floor layout, at least for me, is a little bit confusing, but I ...

  • 4
    Faneuil Hall Marketplace

    Faneuil Hall Marketplace

    Ranked #4 overall in Boston things to do
    127 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Historic Site, Mall, Popular
    Popular withFoodiesHistoryFamilies

    The Cradle of Liberty. For 275 years, Faneuil Hall remains a site of meetings, protests, and debate right up to this very day. Because Revolutionary-era meetings and protests took place ...

  • 5
    New England Aquarium

    New England Aquarium

    Ranked #5 overall in Boston things to do
    105 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureStudents

    Beautiful place. Lot of exhibits to look at. Worth the money. The huge tank is amazing.

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    Public Garden

    Public Garden

    Ranked #6 overall in Boston things to do
    90 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyHistory

    Much better kept up than Boston Common, the Public Garden is a great shortcut as well as a great place to relax and rest. Lots of shade as well as ...

  • 7
    The Freedom Trail Foundation

    The Freedom Trail Foundation

    Ranked #7 overall in Boston things to do
    126 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Tours, Classes and Rentals, Outdoors, Guided Tour
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesOutdoorsy

    The Freedom Trail was an fun way to get to know Boston. We didn't get need a guide and stopped along the way for lunch.

  • 8
    Newbury Street

    Newbury Street

    Ranked #8 overall in Boston things to do
    85 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping
    Popular withLuxuryHipstersFoodies

    Very fun and relaxing walk, stop in the shops along the way to do some shopping.

  • 9
    North End

    North End

    Ranked #9 overall in Boston things to do
    73 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Neighbourhood
    Popular withFoodiesHistoryFamilies

    The North End of Boston is also known as "Little Italy" with hundreds of restaurants, Cafes, Pastry shops, Historic Landmarks; such as Paul Revere's home, and The Old North Church ...

  • 10
    Museum of Science

    Museum of Science

    Ranked #10 overall in Boston things to do
    69 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Entertainment, Planetarium, Science Museum, Movie Theatre
    Popular withFamiliesStudentsAdventure

    An excellent science museum! Also, Duck Tours starts here (but not affiliated with the museum I believe).

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