Things to do in Greater Boston

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    Fenway Park

    Fenway Park

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

    I’ve been here so many times that I’ve lost count. The ballpark is full of history. Try to get the ballpark tour. You’ll learn a lot and get to go ...

  • 2
    Boston Common

    Boston Common

    Ranked #2 overall in Boston things to do
    202 reviews
    Outdoors, Park, Popular
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesHistory

    America's oldest park. Start the freedom trail here and follow it to the north end, all tourists gotta do that one day.

  • 3
    Museum of Fine Arts

    Museum of Fine Arts

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

    Museum of Fine Arts has wonderful collections of art. The also let people in for free after 4pm.

  • 4
    Harvard Square

    Harvard Square

    Ranked #1 overall in Cambridge things to do
    122 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark, Neighbourhood
    Popular withStudentsHistoryFamilies

    Entrance to the famed Harvard Yard. The Coop is the best place for all your book desires.

  • 5
    Faneuil Hall Marketplace

    Faneuil Hall Marketplace

    Ranked #4 overall in Boston things to do
    128 reviews
    Shopping, Historic Site, Landmark, Mall
    Popular withHistoryFoodiesFamilies

    Great architecture and history. Touristy shops inside, but absolutely worth the stop.

  • 6
    Head Of The Charles Regatta

    Head Of The Charles Regatta

    Ranked #2 overall in Cambridge things to do
    101 reviews
    Outdoors, Sports
    Popular withOutdoorsyStudentsFamilies

    Yearly in October is a race that passes under 7 bridges on the Charles River.

  • 7
    New England Aquarium

    New England Aquarium

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

    Large aquarium right on the waterfront. Quite pricey for how little interactive elements there are and not super impressive on the aquariums. But, there are penguins, seals, and sea lions. ...

  • 8
    Boston Public Garden

    Boston Public Garden

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

    Great park, I find it better than commons. Lots of greenery and don't forget visit bench near river, remember good will hunting movie? Apparently one of the shoot was taken ...

  • 9
    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

    Book a Tour Public Tours Walk Into History North End Pirates & Patriots Historic Holiday Stroll African-American Patriots Historic Pub Crawl Lantern Tour Revolutionary Women

  • 10
    Newbury Street

    Newbury Street

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

    Newbury Street has a lot of high end shopping, as well as small restaurants and specialty boutiques. Parking is always a challenge (and very expensive) in this area of Boston, ...

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