quincy market

The Freedom Trail

Old City Hall A walk along the “Freedom Trail” includes the locations of 16 historical sites that were critical in our nation’s struggle for freedom. Boston Commons, the oldest public park in the United States. The Old State House, Boston’s oldest building and location of the first reading of the Declaration of Independence, the Paul […]

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Quincy Market

Quincy Market Quincy Market is a historic building in a shopping center called Faneuil Hall Marketplace in downtown Boston. It was constructed from 1824–1826 and named in honor of Mayor Josiah Quincy, who organized its construction. The open spaces, both east and west ends of the market are a common place for street performers and […]

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Faneuil Hall Market Place

Sight seeing at Faneuil Hall Market Place See, shop and eat at the Historic Faneuil Hall Market Place with Sonshine Educational Tours. Faneuil Hall, near the waterfront and today’s Government Center, in Boston, has been a marketplace and a meeting hall since 1742. It was the site of several speeches by Samuel Adams, James Otis, […]

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