Things to do in Greater Boston

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    Fenway Park

    Fenway Park

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

    Great ballpark, the tour was very informative and i learned a lot about the sox

  • 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

    Because I'm a student at Northeastern University, I'm able to go to the MFA for free. The floor layout, at least for me, is a little bit confusing, but I ...

  • 4
    Harvard Square

    Harvard Square

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

    Beautiful place to walk around. So many places to choose from to eat. A lot of cute stores to go in.

  • 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

    Not a place to visit, but an annual event where towers from the whole country (and some from abroad) compete. The banks of the Charles are lined with spectators.

  • 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

    Have taken my kids and grandkids there for many years. I still love it. Imax theatre located next door too.

  • 8
    Boston Public Garden

    Boston Public Garden

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

    Nice park. Some sences from the movie Good Will Hunting were filmed here. Not a small park but not to big either.

  • 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

    Great way to see the most significant historic sites in the Boston area. Strap on your walking shoes!

  • 10
    Newbury Street

    Newbury Street

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

    I enjoy strolling down Newbury to window shop and grab some lunch. All kinds of places to shop and eat, affordable to very high end expensive. Something for everyone.

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