Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston
Museum of Science is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

1. Museum of Science

9.1
1 Science Park (at Monsignor O'Brien Hwy), Boston, MA
Science Museum · East Cambridge · 175 tips and reviews

Chris C.Chris Culotta: You could spend an entire day here and still want to come back to see everything you missed. Membership highly recommended.

Museum of Fine Arts is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

2. Museum of Fine Arts

9.5
465 Huntington Ave (at Museum Rd), Boston, MA
Art Museum · Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood · 254 tips and reviews

Anthony V.Anthony V: Local university student? Chances are your uni has already paid for you... Check the website for details. (it's free for Northeastern, MIT, Harvard, BU for sure)

Harvard Museum of Natural History is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

3. Harvard Museum of Natural History

9.0
26 Oxford St (btwn Everett & Kirkland Sts.), Cambridge, MA
Science Museum · Aggasiz - Harvard University · 54 tips and reviews

Harvard UniversityHarvard University: Be sure to see over 3,000 glass flowers commissioned in 1886, representing more than 830 plant species. Read more.

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

4. Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

9.2
280 Fenway, Boston, MA
Art Museum · Medical Center Area · 129 tips and reviews

Rebecca A.Rebecca A: Free for anyone named isabella

Institute of Contemporary Art is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

5. Institute of Contemporary Art

8.7
100 Northern Ave (at Seaport Blvd.), Boston, MA
Art Museum · Seaport District · 110 tips and reviews
Museum of Bad Art is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

6. Museum of Bad Art

6.5
55 Davis Sq (in Somerville Theatre), Somerville, MA
Art Museum · Davis Square · 10 tips and reviews

Jake S.Jake Smith: Awesome. Make sure you read the captions on each piece of art.

Harvard Art Museums is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

7. Harvard Art Museums

9.1
32 Quincy St, Cambridge, MA
Art Museum · Mid-Cambridge · 24 tips and reviews

al v.al viciedo: Explore the 4th floor of the Sackler. Works from Degas, Renoir, Picasso, Sargent, Monet, Van Gogh, Manet and more all in one room! Especially take your time admiring the sampling of Picasso pieces.

Boston Children's Museum is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

8. Boston Children's Museum

9.1
308 Congress St (at Sleeper St), Boston, MA
Museum · Seaport District · 54 tips and reviews

Courtney P.Courtney Phillips: My 18 month old loves the golf ball room and (dodgeball) dance floor.

Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

9. Peabody Essex Museum (PEM)

9.1
161 Essex St (at New Liberty St.), Salem, MA
Art Gallery · Downtown Salem · 45 tips and reviews

Jennifer s.Jennifer snyder: Salem residents get in free! Read more.

Museum of African American History is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

10. Museum of African American History

8.9
46 Joy St (Smith Court), Boston, MA
History Museum · Beacon Hill · 14 tips and reviews

Josh W.Josh Wonnkavitch: Check out the third floor in the atrium, there are hidden clues on the ceiling...

MIT Museum (Building N52) is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

11. MIT Museum (Building N52)

8.2
265 Massachusetts Ave (Front St), Cambridge, MA
Science Museum · 46 tips and reviews

Steve D.Steve Davis: Go to mit museum and play with the kinetic sculptures! They're amazing!

12. Boston Fire Museum

7.0
344 Congress St (at Farnsworth St.), Boston, MA
Museum · Seaport District · 6 tips and reviews

Marguerite A.Marguerite Avery: Great little museum with knowledgeable docents. Good exhibit on the 1942 Cocoanut Grove fire. Interesting info on mechanical fire box system. Worth stopping by if you are in the area.

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

13. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum

9.3
Columbia Point (1 John F Kennedy Road), Boston, MA
History Museum · Dorchester · 54 tips and reviews

Addison W.Addison Walton: Underrated presidential library. They do a lot to recreate the time period.

USS Constitution Museum is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

14. USS Constitution Museum

8.4
22 1st Ave. (Charlestown Navy Yard, Bldg 22), Charlestown, MA
History Museum · Thompson Square - Bunker Hill · 20 tips and reviews

adam f.adam fullerton: If you feel like taking the quick way back to boston hop on the T ferry that goes over to the Aquarium! It's $1.70, CharlieCard doesn't count

Cape Ann Museum is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

15. Cape Ann Museum

5.7
Gloucester, MA
Museum · 3 tips and reviews

Kate M.Kate Mac Intosh: This museum is open: alive and well! View Cape Ann's history from 1623 to today! Great exhibitions of past and present artists, including Fitz Henry (Hugh) Lane, John Singer Sargent, Stuart Davis...

New England Aquarium is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

16. New England Aquarium

8.9
1 Central Wharf (at Old Atlantic Ave), Boston, MA
Aquarium · Waterfront · 225 tips and reviews

Ingrid K.Ingrid Kenyon: Check out the penguin exhibit!!

Franklin Park Zoo is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

17. Franklin Park Zoo

8.3
1 Franklin Park Rd (at Columbia Rd.), Boston, MA
Zoo · 46 tips and reviews

Caleb W.Caleb Winder: Check out the lemurs, hang out with the kangaroos, and hear the lion roar

Stone Zoo is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

18. Stone Zoo

7.1
149 Pond St, Stoneham, MA
Zoo · 23 tips and reviews

Jon M.Jon Meuse: Buy tickets online. Skip the real line!

Mapparium is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

19. Mapparium

7.6
200 Massachusetts Ave, Boston, MA
Museum · Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood · 23 tips and reviews
Mary Baker Eddy Library is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

20. Mary Baker Eddy Library

5.9
200 Massachusetts Ave (at Clearway St.), Boston, MA
Library · Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood · 8 tips and reviews

Caitlin D.Caitlin Dean: Go to the Hall of Ideas. Marvel at the fountain and watch the quotes projected on the walls for as long as possible.

USS Constitution is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

21. USS Constitution

8.6
Charlestown Navy Yard (199 3rd St.), Boston, MA
Boat or Ferry · Thompson Square - Bunker Hill · 62 tips and reviews

Stephanie O.Stephanie Orme: Admission to museum and boat tour is free but remember- you need a federal/state ID to get in. Read more.

The Old North Church is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

22. The Old North Church

9.2
193 Salem St (at Hull St), Boston, MA
Church · North End · 48 tips and reviews

Erica V.Erica Virtue: The staff here do great talks during the day on the history of the Church and Paul Revere's ride.

Salem Witch Museum is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

23. Salem Witch Museum

6.3
19 Washington Sq (at Brown St.), Salem, MA
Museum · 63 tips and reviews

Anna S.Anna S: Make sure you sit in the middle for the first part of the show, or you won't really be able to see everything.

New England Pirate Museum is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

24. New England Pirate Museum

7.1
274 Derby St (btw Liberty St. & Hawthorne Bl.), Salem, MA
History Museum · Downtown Salem · 10 tips and reviews

Anna S.Anna S: A fun thing to do when visiting Salem, especially on a rainy day! :)

Plimoth Plantation is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

25. Plimoth Plantation

8.1
137 Warren Ave, Plymouth, MA
History Museum · 20 tips and reviews

erik j.erik jacobsen: Before you go, take the time to write down possible questions to ask the interpreters.You will get the most for your buck

Witch Dungeon Museum is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

26. Witch Dungeon Museum

6.7
16 Lynde St, Salem, MA
History Museum · Downtown Salem · 10 tips and reviews
The Battle Of Bunker Hill Museum is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

27. The Battle Of Bunker Hill Museum

8.5
Monument Square, Charlestown, MA
History Museum · Thompson Square - Bunker Hill · 9 tips and reviews

Ashley O.Ashley O: Looking for a great free museum about the battle of bunker hill?! Awesome diorama of the battle on the 3rd floor and bookstore on the 2nd floor

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

28. Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology

8.8
11 Divinity Ave, Cambridge, MA
History Museum · Aggasiz - Harvard University · 11 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The museum was founded in 1866 by George Peabody and is one of the oldest museums devoted to anthropology. It has one of the most comprehensive collections of North American anthropology in the world.

Charles Hayden Planetarium is one of Aquariums, Museums and Zoos in Boston.

29. Charles Hayden Planetarium

7.9
1 Science Park (in the Museum of Science), Boston, MA
Planetarium · West End · 15 tips and reviews

Melody R.Melody Rosado: Sit in the outer most row of seats unless you like neck cramps.