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Fenway Park Boston 3.4 km 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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Mount Auburn Cemetery
#1 of 28 Sights & Landmarks in Cambridge
It is both a tranquil cemetery and beautifully landscaped park/arboretum that has 170 acres of winding hilly paths, classic buildings and gates, old trees, unique grave sites, and stunning views at every turn.
The Mary Baker Eddy memorial was lovely, the sphinx beautiful, and the view from the tower GREAT... but I also enjoyed stumbling upon the stones of lesser-known folk like the author of "Pollyanna."
Longfellow House Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site
#2 of 28 Sights & Landmarks in Cambridge
Our tour guide knew her history of this landmark and made the "private" tour very enjoyable.
This is an uncrowded, not-too-big National Historic Site with guided tours by great Park Service employees.
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
#3 of 28 Sights & Landmarks in Cambridge
A world class University with a beautiful campus and brilliant students and faculty hustling between classes in full view of the Charles River and Boston skyline.
A Brilliant Site for Brilliant Students
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Charles River
#4 of 28 Sights & Landmarks in Cambridge
Great areas to walk or drive along to see views along the river Great spots to see the sunset as well.
Nice Place for some peace and calm in this wonderful city of Boston , beautiful view near Charles river and nice place to jog or walk !
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Harvard University
#5 of 28 Sights & Landmarks in Cambridge
Harvard is full of fun things to do including interesting museums, historic sites, and a stunning library.
There are beautiful views and fresh air , friendly people always say "Hello" to us.Strong learning atmosphere made me feel comfortable.
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Freedom Trail Boston 4.8 km 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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Harvard Square
#6 of 28 Sights & Landmarks in Cambridge
There is the Harvard Coop (Best book store in the world!), an international magazine store (awesome!), the world famous American Repertory Theatre (Sent multiple shows to Broadway), a Starbucks with a view unlike...
Beautiful, historic, packed with great food, shops, sights, hotels, farmer's market (by The Charles Hotel), great people watching
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John Harvard Statue
#7 of 28 Sights & Landmarks in Cambridge
but do visit it, as it is such a historical and traditional site.
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John F. Kennedy National Historic Site Brookline 2.9 km away
#1 of 3 Sights & Landmarks in Brookline
I am a big fan of our National Park System and this location is one of many wonderful sites with very knowledgeable rangers.
This historic site shows the house where JFK was born and lived part of his childhood.
Davis Square Somerville 2.7 km away
#1 of 4 Sights & Landmarks in Somerville
Fun place to stroll around and see the sights
Boston Public Library Boston 4.2 km 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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Memorial Drive
#8 of 28 Sights & Landmarks in Cambridge
Memorial drive by Mass ave is the best view point, especially at night, the reflection of the buildings in the river is just amazing!
Beautiful views of Boston and Cambridge for pedestrians and drivers
Back Bay Boston 4.1 km 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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Stata Center
#9 of 28 Sights & Landmarks in Cambridge
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Beacon Hill Boston 4.2 km away
#12 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
Stroll off the beaten path (with a map) and find some neat little pieces of architecture, cool shops, and amazing restaurants -- as well as the larger sites, like State House.
If you have 2 hours: (1) Enjoy Boston Common with great skyline and Statehouse Dome views; (2) Take a brief 5-7 minute walk through Beacon Hill to see Acorn Street, one of the most photographed streets in America,...
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Newbury Street Boston 3.9 km 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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The Mapparium Boston 4.0 km 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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North End Boston 5.3 km 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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The Printing Office of Edes & Gill Boston 5.2 km 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!
New England Holocaust Memorial Boston 5.3 km 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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Cambridge Common
#10 of 28 Sights & Landmarks in Cambridge
Additionally it offers nice views to a few churches across the streets, just asking for pictures to be taken.
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Copley Square Boston 4.2 km away
#25 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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Trinity Church Boston 4.3 km 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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TD Garden Boston 4.6 km away
#19 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
Did the tour of facility great spot, tour gives you great views of ice and all the VIP spots well worth a visit
Amazing seats behind the stage but with an amazing view across the arena and of the stage.
Granary Burying Ground Boston 4.9 km away
#15 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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Old South Church Boston 4.1 km away
#29 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
The church was designated a National Historic Landmark and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1970.
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Old North Church & Historic Site Boston 5.2 km away
#11 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
A nice park and statue of Paul Revere attached to the Old North Church gives this historical site a great touch and nod to its importance in American history.
Founded in 1722, Christ Church in the City of Boston, known to all as the Old North Church, is Boston’s oldest surviving church building and one of its most visited historical sites.
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Skywalk Observatory Boston 4.1 km away
#30 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
Amazing views of Boston, plus if you wish to explore the historial development of the cIty and its immigrant populations, then a super museum display and a hand-held audio tour is available to everyone.
We were recommended here by family to get a birds eye view of the Boston area and get our bearings as to where things are...we found it also to be very interesting and informative with the free self guided audio t...
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USS Constitution Boston 5.5 km away
#8 of 158 Sights & Landmarks in Boston
The tour guides are friendly and knowledgeable, and on a beautiful day, you also get a fabulous view of the great City of Boston.
I was pleasantly surprised with this beautifully restored naval ship and the history behind " Old Ironside" A landmark worth your time
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