Some of the Best Places to Visit in Boston

One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston is rich in history, museums, shopping, arts, sports and more. If visiting Boston for the first time, these are some of the top must-see sites and attractions.

1)   Museum of Fine Artsmuseum of fine arts-boston

Founded in 1870, the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston is one of the largest museums in the United States. Their art collection features work by Monet, Picasso, Rembrandt, Degas, Renoir and more. 

http://www.mfa.org/

2)   The Freedom TrailOld State House

Explore Boston’s historic landmarks by walking along the two and a half mile Freedom Trail.

http://www.thefreedomtrail.org/

3)   New England AquariumNE Aquarium Boston

One of Boston’s most popular family attractions, the New England Aquarium features more than 40,000 creatures, including turtles, penguins, sea lions, sharks and many more.

http://www.neaq.org/index.php

4)   Faneuil Hall MarketplaceQuincy Market Boston

Located in downtown Boston, most people know it as Quincy Market but the official name is Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Visit their unique shops, restaurants and pubs while enjoying street performers and musicians.

http://www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com/

5)   Museum of ScienceMuseum of Science

Located in Science Park, the Museum of Science in Boston offers over 700 interactive exhibits and features live presentations every day. You can view spectacular shows at the Charles Hayden Planetarium and the Omni Theater.

http://www.mos.org/