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Cultural Activities in Boston

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    Boston's oldest cultural institution, Museum of Fine Arts is noted for its collection of French Impressionist paintings, including more works
    Tours from $40
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    Freedom Trail , Boston
    Weave your way through the city center, the birthplace of the American Revolution, and soak up some of the country’s earliest history on Free
    Tours from $20
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    North End , Boston
    A taste of Italy in the middle of Boston, North End is the city's oldest continuously inhabited residential community, originally settled in
    Tours from $31
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    John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library documents the life, career, and story of one of America's most well-known leaders through a col
    Tours from $56
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    A multisensory experience, Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum presents one of the most important events in American history. Aboard restored shi
    Tours from $25
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    Where to stay in Boston

    To stay close to where most of Boston's tourist action is, book a room at one of the many hotels located downtown, near the center of the city and state governments, businesses, and shopping. For a more affordable option, consider a budget-friendly boutique hotel or small bed and breakfast in one of the city's diverse residential neighborhoods. If you plan to stay longer and need a real home away from home, explore Boston's short-term rental options, which include private villas, waterfront lofts, and luxury apartments scattered across the city's historical districts.
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