Things to do in Greater Boston

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    Fenway Park

    Fenway Park

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

    Their tours are phenomenal and fun. The green monster is something to behold.

  • 2
    Boston Common

    Boston Common

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

    Lots to do in and around Boston Common. Nice green open space in the heart of the city with easy transport in and out.

  • 3
    Museum of Fine Arts

    Museum of Fine Arts

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

    The MFA is a fantastic experience for local students and families as it contains a great amount of both historical and contemporary art at affordable prices, minors and students are ...

  • 4
    Harvard Square

    Harvard Square

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

    You can walk to Harvard sq from here. There are wonderful shops, restaurants and in the summer, street performers.

  • 5
    Faneuil Hall Marketplace

    Faneuil Hall Marketplace

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

    Great place in Boston to visit some history but also taste some of Boston’s best eats.

  • 6
    New England Aquarium

    New England Aquarium

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

    Cool shaped aquarium and concept, tons and tons of close up penguin exhibits.

  • 7
    The Freedom Trail Foundation

    The Freedom Trail Foundation

    Ranked #6 overall in Boston things to do
    125 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Tours, Classes and Rentals, Outdoors, Guided Tour
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesAdventure

    I loved walking this trail! Bring your tennis shoes! I completed it day one but I got to see so much of what Boston is about!

  • 8
    Public Garden

    Public Garden

    Ranked #7 overall in Boston things to do
    87 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 ...

  • 9
    Newbury Street

    Newbury Street

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

    Must check out if you enjoy shopping. Great walking area and plenty of eating choices. Convenient location to walk around Boston.

  • 10
    North End

    North End

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

    The North End is still a great mix of Italian restaurants, historic buildings and proximity to the water that make it such a great place to visit (or live in). ...

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