Being the first place in the US to make slavery illegal, the Black Heritage Trail starts from 46 Joy Street. It winds down Beacon Hill, takes in the Museum of Afro- American History amongst other places.
Boston’s waterfront is a scenic wonder with waterfalls, and Columbus Park. Take in the Victorian architecture of Back Bay such as John Hancock Tower. Eat in exciting Newbury Street with its cafes boutiques and galleries.
Salem is where women with alternative views were burnt as witches.The Salem Witch Museum is in Washington Square; fascinating.
Attractions in Boston
Children will love the Museum of Science with an IMAX cinema and interactive projects.
The Boston Symphony Orchestra was hailed by Stravinsky as the best auditorium in the world.
Boston Pop concerts play in May, June and on July 4th.
The baseball team the Red Sox play at Fenway Park. Also use the Boston Duck Tour of Boston.
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