Museums - Boston has a large selection for
the museum lovers. Most the locations are open year
around, daily except for major holidays. You are bound
to find some kind of museum for every member of your
family. There are history museums, such as the USS.
Constitution Museum, Paul Revere's house and there
is the Museum of Science , and for the art lovers
there is the Museum of Fine arts. It would take you
months to be able to visit all the museums in this
For the history lover the USS Constitution Museum
or Paul Revere's home museum offer you a look into America's
past. These museums have done their best to capture
the time period and pass on the events to the younger
generations. The entire city of Boston is historic site
and the local museums have done their best to preserve
For the children, there is of course the Children's
and the Museum of Science. These both
offer interactive exhibits and just a fun place to spend
the afternoon. Learn about the human body, or the Big
Dig construction that is being done in Boston at the
Science Museum. Even though these museums have been
geared towards the children, they are still an enjoyment
to visit for the adults you group.
For the beer lover go to the Beer Museum.
Here you learn about how the Sam Adams has been making
beer. The brewing and fermentation techniques are
shown to the tour takers. You can learn more about
what goes into a beer and what gives you the flavors.
The art lover in your group will enjoy the Museum
of the Arts. They display many different
types of art work in throughout the museum. You can
view art deco, or other popular works. While the majority
of the artwork stays the same, they do have new exhibits
for viewing. Besides the artwork you can catch a concert,
or take an art studio class. They are open daily except
all major holidays. Always a good idea to call ahead
to make sure the museum is open.
While you find yourself in Boston,
take the time to explore some of their museums. They
are sure to have one to you or your groups liking.
Some hotels may offer a discount to the local museums,
so it is always a good idea to ask the front desk.
USS Constitution Museum
Located in the Charleston Navy Yard, next to the ship
Paul Revere's Home Museum
Located in the North End
Located in Jamaica Plain Section
Located at Waterfront
Museum of Science
Located in Science Park
Museum of Arts
465 Huntington Ave