Symphony Hall is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

1. Symphony Hall

9.4
301 Massachusetts Ave (at Huntington Ave.), Boston, MA
Concert Hall · Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood · 58 tips and reviews

Michelin Travel & LifestyleMichelin Travel & Lifestyle: Symphony Hall houses many treasures, including one of the world’s finest organs, and 16 replicas of Greek and Roman statues celebrating music, art, and literature. -- Green Guide Editor

TD Garden is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

2. TD Garden

9.0
100 Legends Way (at Causeway St), Boston, MA
Basketball Stadium · Downtown Boston · 263 tips and reviews
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

3. Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

9.0
280 Fenway, Boston, MA
Art Museum · Medical Center Area · 123 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: One of Boston's most beloved institutions. Filled with more than 2,500 pieces, and home to mesmerizing courtyard filled year-round with flowers. Read more.

Fenway Park is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

4. Fenway Park

9.4
4 Yawkey Way (btwn Lansdowne St & Van Ness St), Boston, MA
Baseball Stadium · Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood · 669 tips and reviews
Freedom Trail Foundation is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

5. Freedom Trail Foundation

99 Chauncy St (Delafayette), Boston, MA
General Entertainment · Chinatown - Leather District · 1 tips and reviews
Faneuil Hall Marketplace is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

6. Faneuil Hall Marketplace

9.0
1 S Market St (at Congress St & North St), Boston, MA
Historic Site · Downtown Boston · 175 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: Faneuil Hall was built by artist John Smibert in 1742 in the style of an English country market, with an open ground floor and an assembly room. The hall burned down in 1761 but was rebuilt in 1762.

7. The Old North Church

8.9
193 Salem St (at Hull St), Boston, MA
Church · North End · 46 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: Built in 1723, this church, Boston’s oldest, played a role in Paul Revere’s famous ride on April 18, 1775.

Bunker Hill Monument is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

8. Bunker Hill Monument

9.1
31 Monument Sq, Boston, MA
Monument / Landmark · Thompson Square - Bunker Hill · 83 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: This monument commemorates the Battle of Bunker Hill, where the famous command "Don't fire until you see the whites of their eyes" was issued. The ambitious visitor may climb the 295 steps to the top.

USS Constitution is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

9. USS Constitution

8.5
Charlestown Navy Yard (199 3rd St.), Boston, MA
Boat or Ferry · Thompson Square - Bunker Hill · 62 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: Built in Boston and launched in 1797, this is the oldest commissioned warship still afloat. In the early 1800s, the 44-gun Constitution fought Barbary pirates off the coast of North Africa.

Old State House is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

10. Old State House

8.2
206 Washington St (at State St), Boston, MA
Historic Site · Downtown Boston · 45 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: Just outside the building, five men were among the first casualties in the Boston Massacre. The Declaration of Independence was proclaimed from the balcony in 1776.

Lexington Green is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

11. Lexington Green

8.3
Massachusetts Ave. (at Harrington Rd. & Bedford St.), Lexington, MA
Park · Lexington Town Center · 12 tips and reviews

Michelin Travel & LifestyleMichelin Travel & Lifestyle: The first confrontation between British soldiers and Minutemen took place in this triangular park. Henry Kitson's statue looks best against a backdrop of fall foliage. - Green Guide Editor

Old North Bridge is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

12. Old North Bridge

Keyes Rd & Main St, Concord, MA
Bridge · 4 tips and reviews
Bull and Finch Pub (Cheers Beacon Hill) is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

13. Bull and Finch Pub (Cheers Beacon Hill)

7.9
84 Beacon St (at Brimmer St.), Boston, MA
Bar · Beacon Hill · 110 tips and reviews

Razorfish Client SummitRazorfish Client Summit: The original inspiration for Cheers. Of course you had to see it! It continues to attract 500,000 tourists a year.

Make Way For Ducklings is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

14. Make Way For Ducklings

8.7
Boston Public Garden (Beacon St and Charles St), Boston, MA
Sculpture Garden · Beacon Hill · 19 tips and reviews

IWalked Audio ToursIWalked Audio Tours: Kids love to climb atop Mrs. Mallard and her 8 ducklings. Added in 1987 atop cobblestones rescued from city. Make Way For Ducklings is the official children's book of MA. More info avail via our blog. Read more.

Boston Public Library is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

15. Boston Public Library

9.4
700 Boylston St (at Dartmouth St), Boston, MA
Library · Back Bay East · 136 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The library was founded in 1848 by an act of the Massachusetts legislature and first opened in 1854 in a former schoolhouse located on Mason Street. It moved here to its current building in 1895.

Boston Duck Tour (Museum Of Science) is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

16. Boston Duck Tour (Museum Of Science)

8.9
152-198 Red Auerbach Way, Boston, MA
Boat or Ferry · West End · 11 tips and reviews

IWalked Audio ToursIWalked Audio Tours: Tours on these WWII style amphibious landing vehicles are popular with kids (probably because they get to drive in the water!). Great overview of city by "conductors," each with their own personality.

Trinity Church is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

17. Trinity Church

206 Clarendon St, Boston, MA
Church · Back Bay East · 17 tips and reviews

IWalked Audio ToursIWalked Audio Tours: Only church to make AIA's Most Significant Buildings in US. Designed by HH Richardson in 1877. Main tower weighs 9 million pounds! Wedding list is said to be years long. More info via blog Read more.

Mike's Pastry is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

18. Mike's Pastry

9.0
300 Hanover St (btwn Parmenter & Prince St), Boston, MA
Dessert Shop · North End · 466 tips and reviews

CheapismCheapism: Get some connoli's, cake, fruit squares, or other traditional Italian pastries. They even have marzipan and gelati. If you see a line out the door, don't worry, there are multiple registers inside. Read more.

19. Paul Revere House

8.2
19 North Sq (at Moon St.), Boston, MA
Historic Site · North End · 48 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: Starting from his home, Paul Revere set out on his famous midnight ride in 1775 to warn his compatriots that the British were coming. Built in 1680, it is one of the oldest houses in downtown Boston.

Modern Pastry Shop is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

20. Modern Pastry Shop

8.7
263 Hanover St (btwn Cross & Richmond), Boston, MA
Bakery · North End · 131 tips and reviews

Cassandra M.Cassandra Munson: Better than Mike's

Boston Common is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

21. Boston Common

9.6
Tremont St (btwn Beacon & Charles St), Boston, MA
Park · Beacon Hill · 209 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The Common was used for public hangings up until 1817. In early 1965, 100 people gathered here to protest the Vietnam War, & speeches have been given here by Martin Luther King Jr & Pope John Paul III

Boston Public Garden is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

22. Boston Public Garden

9.6
9 Arlington St (btwn Beacon & Boylston St), Boston, MA
Garden · Beacon Hill · 157 tips and reviews
Quincy Market is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

23. Quincy Market

9.0
1 Faneuil Hall Sq (btwn Clinton & Chatham), Boston, MA
Historic Site · Downtown Boston · 227 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: This pavilion was constructed 1824–1826 & named in honor of Mayor Josiah Quincy, who organized the construction without any tax or debt. It stretches 365 feet & led to the opening of six new streets.

Harvard Square is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

24. Harvard Square

9.3
Cambridge, MA
Plaza · Harvard Square · 99 tips and reviews
Out of Town News is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

25. Out of Town News

6.3
0 Harvard Sq (Brattle St), Cambridge, MA
Miscellaneous Shop · Harvard Square · 3 tips and reviews

BU TodayBU Today: It was here that Julia Child searched for obscure Italian and German cooking magazines, and rumor has it that Robert Frost stopped by for directions to a reading on a snowy winter's eve. Read more.

Museum of Science is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

26. Museum of Science

9.2
1 Science Park (at Monsignor O'Brien Hwy), Boston, MA
Science Museum · East Cambridge · 161 tips and reviews
Boston Children's Museum is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

27. Boston Children's Museum

8.9
308 Congress St (at Sleeper St), Boston, MA
Museum · Seaport District · 48 tips and reviews
Frog Pond is one of Touristy Things to See in Boston.

28. Frog Pond

9.0
84 Beacon St (at Boston Common), Boston, MA
Lake · Beacon Hill · 39 tips and reviews