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Boston National Historic Park Visitor Center

Description:  Visitor center and 16 historic sites include Faneuil Hall, Paul Revere House, Charlestown Navy Yard,  Old South Meeting House, Old North Church, USS Constitution , Dorchester Heights BUNKER HILL MONUMENT CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION AS OF May 2006
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How to find: 
Address:
15 State Street
Boston, MA 02129

Parent Organization:
National Park Service
Charlestown Navy Yard 02129
Contacts
Phone 617 242-5642
Alt Phone 617 242-5601
fax 617 242-6006
E-mail BOST_Email@nps.gov
URL(s)    Boston National Historical Park
http://www.nps.gov/bost/home.htm
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Downtown & Charleston Navy Yard 9-5 9-5 9-5 9-5 9-5 9-5 9-5
Most historic sites off season 10-4 10-4 10-4 10-4 10-4 10-4 10-4
Most historic sites peak season 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5
USS Constitution security screening required 10-4   10-4
(summer)
10-4
(summer)
10-4 10-4 10-4
Season Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, NY Day
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Admission:
Criteria
As of JUL 2007
Child

Student

Adult

Senior

Groups

Varies by site --
extensive information on each unit at NPS site, no charge for Visitor Centers
         
Special Fees: Fees charged at association-owned sites.  Old South Meeting House, Old State House, Paul Revere House, USS Constitution Museum (not the ship itself)
Additional Group Info:  http://www.nps.gov/bost/groupinfo.htm
Special Tours & Pricing:
Reservation Contact:
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have: 2.5 mile Freedom Trail goes through downtown and south end Boston, over to Charleston. If you are with kids, you might try the subway (T) or one of the tourist buses.   
Big Events: Suggested Stay:
Period 1770s  Structures Type of Site American Revolution sites in modern city
Buildings: Old South Meeting House, Old State House, Faneuil Hall, Paul Revere House, Old North Church, Bunker Hill Monument, Charlestown Navy yard, USS Constitution, al
Interpreters: Craftspeople:
Special Programs:
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Eating Name/Capacity Hours Type of food
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Snacks
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Nearby Attractions:

Historical

Description

Contact

Address

Old North Church   Details are on the way, but in the meantime, you can find addresses, descriptions, URLs and more at our sister site, www.stepintoplaces.com  
Old South Meeting House      
Old State House      
Gibson Society, Inc      
Nichols House Museum      

Cultural

 
Art Institue of Bostn      
Boston U Art Gallery      
Bromfield Art Gallery      
Institute of Contemporary Art      
Museum of Fine Arts      
Recreational  
       
Amusement  
       
Outdoor Recreation  

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Nearby Places to Stay:

 
Address
Contact
Camping/RV  
     

Bed & Breakfast

 
Mount Vernon Place 6 Mount Vernon Place
Boston MA 02108
617 248-8707
Charles Street Inn 94 Charles Street
Boston MA 02114
617 371-0008
John Jeffries House 14 David G Mugar Way
Boston MA 02114
617 367-1866
463 Beacon Street Guest House 463 Beacon Street
Boston MA 02115
617 536-1302
Clarendon Square B&B 198 West Brookline Street
Boston MA 02118
617 536-2229
Commonwealth Court Guest House 284 Commonwealth Avenue #A1
Boston MA 02115
617 424-1230
Jewel of Newbury 254 Newbury Street
Boston MA 02116
617 536-5523
Newbury Guest House 261 Newbury Street
Boston MA 02116
617 437-7666
Whitaker House B&B 170 West Newton Street
Boston MA 02118
617 437-6464
All New Windsor House 283 Windsor Street
Cambridge MA 02139
617 354-3116
Hotel/Motel  Reserve rooms in Boston at Expedia Click Here For Bookings in Boston
Boston Harbor Hotel 70 Rowes Wharf
Boston MA 02110
617 439-7000
Harborside Inn 185 State Street
Boson MA 02109
617 723-7500
Hotel Meridien 250 Franklin Street
Boston MA 02110
617 451-1900
Alexander Hotel 15 Beacon Street
Boston MA 02108
617 723-0323
Marriott Boston Long Wharf 296 State Street
Boston MA 02109
617 227-0800
Marriott Custom House 3 McKinley Square
Boston MA 02109
617 310-6300
Regal Bostonian 24 North Street Wharf
Boston MA 02109
617 523-3600
Wyndham Boston Hotel 99 Broad Street
Boston MA 02110
617 556-0006
Fifteen Beacon Hotel 15 Beacon Street
Boston MA 02108
617 670-1500
Shawmut Inn 280 Friend Street
Boston MA 02114
617 720-5544
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01/09/2010

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