Best Sights in Boston

Check out the top Sights in Boston, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. North End
1. North End
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183 local reviews
North End, Boston
NeighborhoodPolitical
Emma
The North End is just a 15-20 ride by car or bus (you can take the 111 Haymarket bus) the bus stop is across…
Sonia
Boston's oldest Italian neighborhood. Known for the very best in Italian cuisine and historic sights. Walk t…
Susan
Little Italy. Great atmosphere, fabulous places to dine. Mike's pastry - cannolis are famous. Don't miss it. N…
1. North End
1. North End
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183 local reviews
North End, Boston
Emma
Emma
The North End is just a 15-20 ride by car or bus (you can take the 111 Haymarket bus) the bus stop is across the street from Dunkin' Donut…
Sonia
Sonia
Boston's oldest Italian neighborhood. Known for the very best in Italian cuisine and historic sights. Walk the narrow cobblestone streets …
Susan
Susan
Little Italy. Great atmosphere, fabulous places to dine. Mike's pastry - cannolis are famous. Don't miss it. Nearby you'll find the Waterfro…
2. Faneuil Hall Marketplace
2. Faneuil Hall Marketplace
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208 local reviews
4 S Market St, Boston
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 617-523-1300
Shopping mallPoint of interestFood
Marketa
Faneuil Hall is a Mecca for shopping, dining,entertainment and sight seeing. It's considered a place of histor…
Gloria
This is an excellent historic sight, with street entertainment, shops, restaurants, and bars
Amanda
Check out the Freedom Trail and many other sights in this historic district
2. Faneuil Hall Marketplace
2. Faneuil Hall Marketplace
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208 local reviews
4 S Market St, Boston
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 617-523-1300
Marketa
Marketa
Faneuil Hall is a Mecca for shopping, dining,entertainment and sight seeing. It's considered a place of historical events and in the heart o…
Gloria
Gloria
This is an excellent historic sight, with street entertainment, shops, restaurants, and bars
Amanda
Amanda
Check out the Freedom Trail and many other sights in this historic district
3. Freedom Trail
3. Freedom Trail
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87 local reviews
Freedom Trail, Boston
Route
Mariana
"FREEDOM TRAIL" For a sampler of Boston's revolutionary sights, follow the red-brick road. It leads 2.5 miles …
Jennifer And David
Excellent way to see some great sights, and to see some of the best spots in the city.
Debjani
Follow the Freedom Trail to view all the historic sights in Boston!
3. Freedom Trail
3. Freedom Trail
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87 local reviews
Freedom Trail, Boston
Mariana
Mariana
"FREEDOM TRAIL" For a sampler of Boston's revolutionary sights, follow the red-brick road. It leads 2.5 miles through the center of Boston, …
Jennifer And David
Jennifer And David
Excellent way to see some great sights, and to see some of the best spots in the city.
Debjani
Debjani
Follow the Freedom Trail to view all the historic sights in Boston!
4. Freedom Trail
4. Freedom Trail
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104 local reviews
Freedom Trail, Boston
Route
Cynthia
A historical walk through the sights of one of the oldest cities in America. Just follow the red line starting…
Philip
Takes you from Park Street to Charlestown through various historical sights and sightseeing locations.
Dorina
Great way to see lots of the historic sights in Boston!
4. Freedom Trail
4. Freedom Trail
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104 local reviews
Freedom Trail, Boston
Cynthia
Cynthia
A historical walk through the sights of one of the oldest cities in America. Just follow the red line starting from Park Street station.
Philip
Philip
Takes you from Park Street to Charlestown through various historical sights and sightseeing locations.
Dorina
Dorina
Great way to see lots of the historic sights in Boston!
5. Boston Public Garden
5. Boston Public Garden
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212 local reviews
4 Charles St, Boston
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 617-635-4505
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Mariana
Take a leisurely stroll through the oldest botanical garden in the United States and get a feel for Boston's c…
Misha
Garden Placid, verdant, circa-1837 city park with a lagoon, boat rides, fountains & other sights.
Bhairavi
Placid, verdant, circa-1837 city park with a lagoon, boat rides, fountains & other sights.
5. Boston Public Garden
5. Boston Public Garden
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212 local reviews
4 Charles St, Boston
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 617-635-4505
Mariana
Mariana
Take a leisurely stroll through the oldest botanical garden in the United States and get a feel for Boston's charm and grace. 1877 marks the…
Misha
Misha
Garden Placid, verdant, circa-1837 city park with a lagoon, boat rides, fountains & other sights.
Bhairavi
Bhairavi
Placid, verdant, circa-1837 city park with a lagoon, boat rides, fountains & other sights.
6. Boston Common
6. Boston Common
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266 local reviews
139 Tremont St, Boston
+1 617-635-4505
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Miya
"FREEDOM TRAIL" For a sampler of Boston's revolutionary sights, follow the red-brick road. It leads 2.5 miles …
Bruno
The biggest park in Boston. Head here to take in the sights and sounds of a park in the city. Walk a little fu…
Melora
Classic sight and place to relax and spend an afternoon, or to take a walk.
6. Boston Common
6. Boston Common
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266 local reviews
139 Tremont St, Boston
+1 617-635-4505
Miya
Miya
"FREEDOM TRAIL" For a sampler of Boston's revolutionary sights, follow the red-brick road. It leads 2.5 miles through the center of Boston, …
Bruno
Bruno
The biggest park in Boston. Head here to take in the sights and sounds of a park in the city. Walk a little further west and you'll reach th…
Melora
Melora
Classic sight and place to relax and spend an afternoon, or to take a walk.
7. Prospect Hill
7. Prospect Hill
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17 local reviews
Prospect Hill, Somerville
NeighborhoodPolitical
Chandra
Revolutionary War historic sight, and playground. It's a small park at the top of a hill with great views of …
7. Prospect Hill
7. Prospect Hill
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17 local reviews
Prospect Hill, Somerville
Chandra
Chandra
Revolutionary War historic sight, and playground. It's a small park at the top of a hill with great views of Boston and Cambridge. It's th…
8. Boston Duck Tours
8. Boston Duck Tours
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107 local reviews
4 Copley Pl, Boston
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+1 617-267-3825
Travel agencyPoint of interestEstablishment
Ari
Ride around in a WWII amphibious vehicle and learn about the major sights and history ofBoston. The trip ends…
Lanita
Don't have a lot of time to see Boston's sights? Then let Boston Duck Tours take you around on land and go for…
This may be one of the best ways to cover as much ground as possible in Boston and see all the sights.
8. Boston Duck Tours
8. Boston Duck Tours
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107 local reviews
4 Copley Pl, Boston
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+1 617-267-3825
Ari
Ari
Ride around in a WWII amphibious vehicle and learn about the major sights and history ofBoston. The trip ends with a 30 minute ride on the …
Lanita
Lanita
Don't have a lot of time to see Boston's sights? Then let Boston Duck Tours take you around on land and go for a quick tour of the Charles R…
Moe
This may be one of the best ways to cover as much ground as possible in Boston and see all the sights.
9. Boston
9. Boston
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49 local reviews
Boston, Boston
LocalityPolitical
Janice
Boston is a hour away and the C&J Bus line leaves Portsmouth every hour to Boston. For guest who wish to sight…
Sara
A city with a history like no other. Excellent museums, restaurants and sight seeing
David
Take the Duck boat tour or just take in the sights in this wonderful historic city.
9. Boston
9. Boston
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49 local reviews
Boston, Boston
Janice
Janice
Boston is a hour away and the C&J Bus line leaves Portsmouth every hour to Boston. For guest who wish to sight see in Boston and take the C&…
Sara
Sara
A city with a history like no other. Excellent museums, restaurants and sight seeing
David
David
Take the Duck boat tour or just take in the sights in this wonderful historic city.
10. Boston Harbor Cruises
10. Boston Harbor Cruises
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28 local reviews
1 Long Wharf, Boston
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 617-227-4321
Travel agencyPoint of interestEstablishment
Bridget
Great whale watching. Ferry to Provincetown Cape Cod is perfect to avoid Cape traffic and still get to spend …
Mac
Ferry to a bunch of great sights and Provincetown!
10. Boston Harbor Cruises
10. Boston Harbor Cruises
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28 local reviews
1 Long Wharf, Boston
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 617-227-4321
Bridget
Bridget
Great whale watching. Ferry to Provincetown Cape Cod is perfect to avoid Cape traffic and still get to spend the day sight seeing and shopp…
Mac
Mac
Ferry to a bunch of great sights and Provincetown!
11. Boston Public Library
11. Boston Public Library
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144 local reviews
700 Boylston St, Boston
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 617-536-5400
LibraryPoint of interestEstablishment
Shelby Lee
Iconic Bates Hall and the BPL Courtyard is a beautiful sight as is the rest of the newly renovated library. A …
Steven
Check out Bates Hall at BPL in Copley Square. It's an impressive sight to see.
11. Boston Public Library
11. Boston Public Library
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144 local reviews
700 Boylston St, Boston
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 617-536-5400
Shelby Lee
Shelby Lee
Iconic Bates Hall and the BPL Courtyard is a beautiful sight as is the rest of the newly renovated library. A must see for all.
Steven
Steven
Check out Bates Hall at BPL in Copley Square. It's an impressive sight to see.
12. Salem
12. Salem
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39 local reviews
Salem, Salem
LocalityPolitical
Ashby
If you have a free day, wander the town. There's too broad an assortment of sights, attractions, and activitie…
Kelly
Enjoy the sights, food and culture of Salem - it's open year round, join us! It has everything
12. Salem
12. Salem
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39 local reviews
Salem, Salem
Ashby
Ashby
If you have a free day, wander the town. There's too broad an assortment of sights, attractions, and activities to mention here.
Kelly
Kelly
Enjoy the sights, food and culture of Salem - it's open year round, join us! It has everything