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Boston is the major city in United States, located some 10 km to the north-west from South Boston. The capital city Washington is in 830 km to the south-west. The population of Boston is about 667,200 people (census of 2012). Boston is a popular tourist destination thanks to its botanical gardens and interesting buildings.

Airport General Edward Lawrence Logan Intl (IATA: BOS) is 10 km away from Boston and is the closest airport to it.

Tourist attractions in it

1. Public Garden (Boston)
The Public Garden, also known as Boston Public Garden, is a large park located in the heart of Boston, Massachusetts, adjacent to Boston Common.

2. Massachusetts State House
The Massachusetts State House, also known as the Massachusetts Statehouse or the New State House, is the state capitol and seat of government for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, located in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of Boston. The building houses the Massachusetts General Court (state legislature) and the offices of the Governor of Massachusetts. The building, designed by architect Charles Bulfinch, was completed in January 1798 at a cost of $133, 333 (more than five times the budget), and…

3. King's Chapel
King's Chapel is an independent Christian unitarian congregation affiliated with the Unitarian Universalist Association that is " unitarian Christian in theology, Anglican in worship, and congregational in governance. " It is housed in what was for a time after the Revolution called the " Stone Chapel" an 18th-century structure at the corner of Tremont Street and School Street in Boston, Massachusetts. The chapel building, completed in 1754, is one of the finest designs of the noted colonial arc…

4. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts, is one of the largest museums in the United States attracting over one million visitors a year. It contains over 450, 000 works of art, making it one of the most comprehensive collections in the Americas. The museum was founded in 1870 and its current location dates to 1909. In addition to its curatorial undertakings, the museum is affiliated with an art academy, the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, and a sister museum, the Nagoya/Boston Museum…

5. John F. Kennedy Library
The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum is the presidential library and museum of the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy. It is located on Columbia Point in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, USA, next to the Boston campus of the University of Massachusetts and the Massachusetts Archives. It was designed by the architect I. M. Pei. The building is the official repository for original papers and correspondence of the Kennedy Administration, as well…

6. Quincy Market
Quincy Market is a historic market complex near Faneuil Hall in downtown Boston, Massachusetts. It was constructed in 1824& #8211; 26 and named in honor of Mayor Josiah Quincy, who organized its construction without any tax or debt. The market is a designated National Historic Landmark and a designated Boston Landmark in 1996. Significant as one of the largest market complexes built in the United States in the first half of the 19th century.

7. Old North Church
Old North Church (officially, Christ Church in the City of Boston), at 193 Salem Street, in the North End, Boston, is the location from which the famous " One if by land, two if by sea" signal is said to have been sent. This phrase is related to Paul Revere's midnight ride of April 18, 1775, which preceded the Battles of Lexington and Concord during the American Revolution.

8. Museum of Science, Boston
The Museum of Science (MoS) is a Boston, Massachusetts landmark, located in Science Park, a plot of land spanning the Charles River. Along with over 500 interactive exhibits, the Museum features a number of live presentations throughout the building everyday, along with shows at the Charles Hayden Planetarium and the Mugar Omni IMAX theater, the only domed IMAX screen in New England. The Museum is also an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and is home to over 100 an…

If you have already seen Boston, there are still plenty of things to do on the outskirts of the city. If you're visiting the area, you may want to check out something from the following list:

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Public Garden (Boston)

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Massachusetts State House

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King's Chapel

King's Chapel is an independent Christian unitarian congregation

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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts, is one of the

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John F. Kennedy Library

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Quincy Market

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Old North Church

Old North Church (officially, Christ Church in the City of Boston), at

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Museum of Science, Boston

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Boston Children's Museum

Boston Children's Museum is a children's museum in Boston,

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Park Street Church

The Park Street Church in Boston, Massachusetts is an active

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Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge

The Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge is a cable-stayed

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Bunker Hill Monument

The Bunker Hill Monument was built to commemorate the Battle of Bunker

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Boston Opera House (1980)

The Boston Opera House is a performing arts venue located at 538

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Boston Common

Boston Common (also known as the Common) is a central public park in

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Fifteen Beacon Hotel

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Omni Parker House

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Nine Zero - A Kimpton Hotel

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Ames Boston Hotel - Curio Collection By Hilton

starting $452

Club Quarters Hotel in Boston

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Bostonian Boston

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Millennium Bostonian Hotel Boston

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