Beacon Hill, Boston, Massachusetts

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  • 2 mentions in First time to Boston - what can't I miss?

    • Marissa K.

      Marissa K. said, "...Faniuel and still walking distance. To see beautiful views and foliage plan a walk along the Charles River esplanade, starting in Beacon Hill. Another one of my favorite walks is down the Commonwealth Avenue Mall- it's a tree lined path flanked..." See More

    • R A B.

      R A B. said, "...tours with well-trained local guides, check out bostonbyfoot.org, a 40-year old non-profit. They do tours of the major neighborhoods, for example Beacon Hill, Back Bay, the North End and the Heart of the Freedom Trail. There is also a kids tour..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the most popular neighborhoods in Boston?

    • Katherine B.

      Katherine B. said, "...includes the Old South Meeting House and the Old State House. It's also close to the Boston Common and Public Garden. Beacon Hill- This area is very residential and historic. The neighborhood is fun to explore but all the shops and..." See More

    • Nars K.

      Nars K. said, "...Here are my favorite Boston neighborhoods, centrally located: - Back Bay, Beacon Hill, South End Cambridge (Massachusetts) and Brookline, both about 2 miles from Boston, are good alternatives. Boston public transportation will awesome. There are a lot of good hotel options..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are 5 things Boston is known for?

    • Krista G.

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      Krista G. said, "...near the famous restaurant (which is only so-so, but fun), see the Massachusetts State House , Boston Common and walk around Beacon Hill .More good food. I love Boston Chops Deuxave and Stella Restaurant Last, be sure to enjoy the beautiful Back..." See More

    • Daniel C.

      Daniel C. said, "...History - it's everywhere. You can't really avoid the Freedom Trail and stumbling on neighborhoods that are hundreds of years old. Beacon Hill is one of these neighborhoods, as is the North End (Italian neighborhood). It's worth taking a day trip to..." See More

  • 1 mention in Boston fun! What to do for single 30-somethings?

    • Marci C.

      Marci C. said, "...The Liberty Hotel could be fun as you can walk to Beacon Hill and there a few bars there. VRBO is a good way to find affordable housing. Cambridge (Massachusetts) has a a lot going on too. Eat at THE BEEHIVE in..." See More

  • 1 mention in Boston in a day?

    • Nathaniel B.

      Nathaniel B. said, "...If you want to distill Boston into a single day, I'd plan a few walks. One through Beacon Hill, to the Public Garden, and then down Newbury St, walking one block off Newbury to go through Copley Square. Then I might..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the can't miss things to do in Boston?

    • Anna G.

      Anna G. said, "...start of the American Revolution. Plus you're going to see most of downtown Boston and the North End in that way! Beacon Hill is lovely for a walk (and is one of the oldest neighborhoods in Boston. Definitely check out Acorn St..." See More

  • 1 mention in Is the Boston Freedom Trail worth a visit?

    • Nathaniel B.

      Nathaniel B. said, "...wrap your head around the topography and points of interest. As a local and an explorer, I'd just recommend... beginning in Beacon Hill and going through the Public Garden which is adjacent to the Boston Commons, where the trail actually picks up.not..." See More

  • 1 mention in What should I see in Boston in two days' time?

    • Clément B.

      Clément B. said, "..., Quincy Market , Faneuil Hall Marketplace , Park Street Church or the Boston Public Library , Old State House . Beacon Hill is to me the prettiest neighborhood in the city. Also a good way to start your day could be..." See More

  • 1 mention in A little free time on a work trip

    • Anna G.

      Anna G. said, "...I have sort of compiled "a day in Boston" in my blog here: http://aspectsofstyle.com/2015/01/07/architecture-chocolate-and-lobster-roll/ And here are also my "presentations" about Beacon Hill and Back Bay http://aspectsofstyle.com/2014/10/23/exploring-boston-beacon-hill/ http://aspectsofstyle.com/2014/10/02/exploring-boston-back-bay/ Enjoy!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Parking

    • Krista G.

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      Krista G. said, "...easy to hop on the red line. From there, you can get off at the Charles St/MGH Station and walk near Beacon Hill, up and around to the Boston Common and even to the Back Bay. If price isn't an issue,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Day Trip: NYC to Boston

    • Krista G.

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      Krista G. said, "...the oldest burial ground in Boston. You can view gravestones for many notable people here, dating back to 1630.A stroll through Beacon Hill and along the Charles RiverA visit to Boston CommonA cannoli tasting at Mike's Pastry in the North EndShopping in..." See More

  • 1 mention in Fun or free things to do near Harvard?

    • Krista G.

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      Krista G. said, "...If you get off at the Charles/MGH stop, you'll be in perfect position to explore the pretty homes and shops of Beacon Hill. If you have more time, the Boston Common and tourist hot-spot Cheers Boston aren't far away. Seeing these..." See More

  • 1 mention in Free things to do in Boston?

    • Krista G.

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      Krista G. said, "...(Massachusetts) and explore MIT/Harvard campuses.Walk along Newbury St and explore the Back BaySee some of old Boston by foot walking around Beacon Hill Catch a show at the Citi Performing Arts Center-Wang TheatreTake a Boston Duck Tours from Copley Place. It's one..." See More