CITY VIEW WITH HARBOR

Boston Attractions

From Faneuil Hall to Fenway, via Boston’s Finest Waterfront Hotel

With many sites to see and things to do in Boston, the city is a year-round destination for travelers. The Boston Harbor Hotel sits in the heart of Boston, and serves as a gateway to top attractions including museums, The New England Aquarium, Faneuil Hall Marketplace, the Rose Kennedy Greenway park system, the Italian North End, and the many activities along the waterfront.

Steeped in history, the city offers visitors abundant opportunities to discover the events that shaped our nation including walking The Freedom Trail and touring Bunker Hill Monument. From shopping and sporting events to activities on land and at sea, our Concierge is pleased to offer recommendations to assist in planning a Boston visit Beyond compare.



OFF SHORE

The Boston Harbor is a lively destination for adventurers big and small. Take to the water and enjoy Boston's best maritime offerings.

BOSTON HARBOR CRUISES

BOSTON DUCK TOURS

BOSTON SWAN BOATS

ODYSSEY CRUISES

CHARLES RIVERBOAT COMPANY

CLASSIC HARBOR LINES ADIRONDACK III

FISHES

DO & SEE

Explore Boston's cultural experiences just steps from the hotel's front door.

For an up-to-date listing of events in and around the city of Boston, please visit event calendars of our partners including Fort Point Channel and The Boston Harbor Association.

FRANKLIN PARK ZOO

BOSTON CHILDREN'S MUSEUM

FROG POND

NEW ENGLAND AQUARIUM

JFK PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM

BUNKER HILL MONUMENT

THE INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART

MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS

ISABELLA STEWARD GARDNER MUSEUM

MUSEUM OF SCIENCE

EXTERIOR

Stroll

With many sites to see and things to do in Boston, the city is a year-round destination for travelers.

Rose Kennedy Greenway

Faneuil Hall Marketplace (Quincy Market)

Boston Common

Boston HarborWalk

The Freedom Trail

Italian North End Neighborhood

A COUPLE

Shop

In addition to Boston's rich history, the city provides visitors with an endless array of shops.

Charles Street and Beacon Hill

Newbury Street

Prudential/Copley

Faneuil Hall

BASEBALL PLAYER

SPORTS/CONCERTS

Sporting events are a major part of Boston's culture. From the Red Sox to the Bruins and Celtics, sports is ingrained in the fabric of Boston with a rich history among all major sports. Boston Harbor Hotel is conveniently located near TD Garden arena and Downtown Boston offers convenient public transportation options to Fenway Park.

Fenway

TD Garden

Gillette Stadium

Bank Of America Pavilion

EXTERIOR ENTRANCE

UNIVERSITIES

Boston is home to some of the finest higher education institutions in the country, earning its nickname of "The Athens of America."

Tufts

Harvard

MIT

University Of Massachusetts

Boston University

Boston college

NORTHEASTERN

Events

Event Calendar

What to do in Boston

Highlights of Upcoming Events around the City

December

Christmas Dining

Christmas Dining at the Boston Harbor Hotel

Cozy up this Christmas Eve and Christmas Day with a delectable four-course prix fixe menu by Chef Daniel Bruce at Meritage Restauarant + Wine Bar, or wake up on Christmas morning and feel like a kid again with a brunch buffet filled with holiday favorites.  

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Nutcracker

The Nutcracker Comes To Boston

See this holiday classic come alive on stage when The Nutcracker comes to Boston through the Boston Ballet!

Frost Tea

Warm Up with Frost Tea at Rowes Wharf Sea Grille

Warm up with Rowes Wharf Sea Grille’s festive Frost Tea featuring a rich selection of sweets and savories. Parents are invited to add a little sparkle to their afternoon with a glass of sparkling wine or seasonal cocktail, while the little ones sip on a cup of hot cocoa. Join us for a special Holiday Frost Tea from November 25 – December 25.

Map Collection

Magellan Gallery Map Tour with Alex Krieger

Join The Boston Harbor Hotel on New Year's Eve Day as we host a special tour of the hotel's vintage map gallery on New Year's Eve beginning at 11am. The map collection includes manygreat maps of Boston and Massachusetts Bay dating as far back as the early discovery of the new world.

The tour will be led by Harvard Professor, Alex Kreiger who helped to put the map collection together orginally with Norman Leventhal. Mr Kreiger is also a Principal at NBBJ, a design firm with offices in Boston and all over the world.

The tour is free and refreshments will be available after the tour.

New Year's Dining

Toast to 2016/2017 at the Boston Harbor Hotel!

Celebrate the New Year in style with a variety of festive dining experiences. From New Year's Eve Dinner in Meritage Restaurant + Wine Bar or Rowes Wharf Sea Grille to live music and cocktails at Rowes Wharf Bar, the Boston Harbor Hotel invites you to send off 2016 in style.  Then join us on New Year's Day to welcome 2017 with a festive brunch!

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January

Champagne

New Year's Day Brunch at the Boston Harbor Hotel

Start your year off right with Chef Daniel Bruce's buffet of specialty brunch items!  New Year's Day Brunch at the Boston Harbor Hotel will be offered from 10:30am - 2:00pm at Meritage Restaurant + Wine Bar.  For Holiday Dining reservations, please call 617-439-3995 or visit Meritage Restaurant + Wine Bar on OpenTable.  For more details, visit our Dining page on BHH.com.

USD 64 per adult and USD 30 for children 12 and under

Boston Wines Festival

28th Annual Boston Wine Festival

Chef Daniel Bruce continues his well-established tradition of bringing world-renowned winemakers to Boston for a stellar 2017 lineup of not-to-be-missed wine pairing dinners, receptions and seminars.  Take the elevator home and stay the night with a special rate for Boston Wine Festival guests using promo code WINE.  For details, please call 617-330-9355 or visit www.bostonwinefestival.net.

February

Champagne Dinner Dance

Valentine's Weeked at the Boston Harbor Hotel

The Boston Wine Festival offers the perfect way to spend Valentine's Day weekend.  Share a romantic evening at the Champagne Dinner Dance on Saturday night and then enjoy a fantastic finale to the weekend at the Valentine Jazz Brunch.