Boston Museums and Culture
Be Moved by the City
Dive into Boston culture by visiting a number of museums around the city, experiencing theatre and live music and so much more. Examine a piece of American Revolutionary history by taking the Freedom Trail, interact with scientists at the Museum of Science and explore an assortment of Boston museums that cannot be missed during your vacation.
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
280 The Fenway
Boston MA 02115
This Boston museum of international art was founded by collector and philanthropist Isabella Stewart Gardner and will inspire any visitor with its array of masterpieces.
John F. Kennedy Library
Boston, MA 02125
Dedicated to the memory of our nation's thirty-fifth president and to all those who through the art of politics seek a new and better world, The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum is a must-see Boston attraction.
Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5597
Welcome to the largest art museum in New England, renowned for possessing the largest collection of the works by French Impressionist, Claude Monet, outside France. The exquisite changing exhibitions are another famous attraction in this museum.
Museum of Science
1 Science Park
Boston, MA 02114
Considered New England's most visited cultural institution, the Museum encourages visitors to think like scientists through hands-on, minds-on experiences.
The Boston Freedom Trail
Truly one of the most important things to do in Boston, The Freedom Trail is a 2.5 mile red-brick walking trail that leads you to 16 nationally significant historic sites, each one an American treasure. Visit a unique array of churches, museums, burying grounds, parks, a ship, and historic markers that tell the story of the American Revolution.
The Boston Symphony Orchestra
301 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
The Boston Symphony Orchestra performs throughout the United States, as well as in Europe, Japan, Hong Kong, South America, and China. It plays an active role in commissioning new works from today’s most important composers and offers programs featuring great orchestral, operatic, and choral classics.
The Children's Museum
300 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210
Kids love the Boston Children’s Museum, which aims to engage families and build communities to impact five outcome areas for children: Creative Kids, Curious Kids, Global Kids, Green Kids and Healthy Kids.
The Wang Center
270 Tremont Street
Boston, MA, 02116
Boasting 3600+ seats, the Wang Center hosts an impressive array of world-class Broadway, theater, music, dance, opera and film.
Bldg 5 Charlestown Navy Yard
Charlestown, MA 02129
View the oldest warship afloat still in commission and promote the United States Navy and America’s naval heritage through educational outreach, public access and historic demonstration.