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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

July

Summer in the City

Summer in the City at the Boston Harbor Hotel

Live soul, rat pack, and blues music share the summer stage with classic movies at the iconic waterfront Boston Harbor Hotel. Each summer, the Boston Harbor Hotel offers guests the unique opportunity to experience three months of live music and movies from the hotel’s picturesque floating barge stage.

From June  – September, Bostonians, visitors and adventurers big and small can enjoy all of the pleasures of a New England summer – sun-splashed days, breezy nights and most notably, the water. Spend your summer nights enjoying live waterfront entertainment and al fresco dining at the Boston Harbor Hotel’s annual SUMMER IN THE CITY Entertainment Series.

This summer, the Boston Harbor Hotel presents the 19th annual Summer in the City event series with a full lineup of first class waterfront entertainment. Locals and visitors in the city of Boston can enjoy an unparalleled experience with live music and classic movies on Rowes Wharf at the iconic Boston Harbor Hotel all summer long.

For additional details, please click here.

Fitness Class

Boston Magazine Presents Booty By Brabants with Kelly Brabants

This high-intensity, booty-shaping workout features cardio-based movements designed to ignite the core, booty, legs and arms. Infused with energetic dance moves, the class is fierce and fun!

July 24. 2017

Located in the Pavilion at the Boston Harbor Hotel from 6-8PM

Greenway Carousel

The Greenway Carousel on The Rose Kennedy Greenway

The Greenway Carousel Opens for the Season on The Rose Kennedy Greenway

 

DescriptionThe Greenway Carousel is a one-of-a-kind carousel located at The Tiffany & Co. Foundation Grove. Take a spin on an animal native to Boston: lobster, cod, fox, squirrel, grasshopper, peregrine falcon, turtle, butterfly, skunk, oarfish, whale, rabbit, owl, and harbor seal. The characters were inspired by the drawings of Boston school children and fabricated by Newburyport, Massachusetts artist Jeff Briggs. There are a total of 36 seats on the Greenway Carousel, considered New England’s most accessible carousel for adults and youth with physical or auditory disabilities.

Red Sox

Cheer on the Red Sox at Fenway Park

Catch a game at Boston's iconic Fenway Park.  Enjoy a cold beer, eat a Fenway Frank and cheer the Sox on to MLB victory with a game this summer!  To view the Red Sox 2017 schedule, click here.