Boston Attractions and Top 10 Places To Visit on Vacation

Do you plan to visit Boston? If yes, you must not miss the chance to spend time at the top tourists’ places there. To make your visit to Boston a memorable one, we’ve created a list of top 10 places to visit in Boston. Check out our recommended places to visit in Boston and get the best out of your tour.

1.Prudential Building

The two tallest buildings in Boston, 200 Clarendon Street (formerly known as the John Hancock Tower), right, and the Pruidential Tower, seen from One Dalton Street . (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

The Prudential is the 2nd-tallest building in Boston. The Prudential Tower was designed by Charles Luckman and Associates and it was completed in 1964. The building is 749 feet tall, with 52 floors. It contains 1.2 million square feet of commercial and retail space. The building has a 50-floor elevator and a 360-degree view of the city from the Skywalk. You can also explore Boston Harbor, the Charles River, and Hancock Tower.

2.Simons IMAX Theatre

The New England Aquarium’s Simons IMAX Theatre showcases animals and habitats too big, too rare, or too dangerous to be seen in the Aquarium. The IMAX film format involved special cameras and film. The screen is a dizzying six stories high with 120,000 watts of digital sound. It is 65’high and 85’ wide and it is taller than a six-story building. Many films presented here focus on sea life, and 3D technology is used here.

3.Boston Museum of Science

The Museum of Science is a landmark, located in Science Park. This massive museum features fascinating exhibitions covering all areas of science. You can explore Theater of Electricity’s daily show in which actual lighting is created indoors, an IMAX theater, and a planetarium with astronomy presentations and laser light shows are very attractive for the tourists.

4.New England Aquarium

New England Aquarium has a tank of aquatic life, both salt- and freshwater. It is one of the world’s largest salt-water tanks. It contains 200,000 gallons of water that hold sharks, sea turtles, Colorful & educational features that include the playful penguin pool and thousands of smaller fish with the freshwater gallery, a tropical exhibit, a jellyfish display, an interactive gallery for young children and their parents, and much more.

5.Museum of Fine Arts Boston

The Museum of Fine Arts is one of the largest museums in the United States. It is also the 54th most visited art museum in the world. It has a large collection of European paintings and sculpture, the museum owns more than 60 portraits, with several galleries displaying silverware, porcelain and furniture from the 17th to the 20th century.

6.Boston Public Garden

The Public Garden is also known as the Boston Public Garden. It is the largest park that is located in the heart of Boston. It contains walking paths, open green spaces, a “frog pond” with a fountain frequented by children on hot steamy days, famous Swan Boats, The pond is favored by ducks and swans to play areas and a war monument.

7.Quincy Market

Quincy Market is a historic building that was constructed in 1824–1826. It is also called as festival market some time known as Faneuil Hall Marketplace combines the glories of the past and the vitality of the present with more than 50 shops, 14 restaurants, 40 food court stops, and Boston’s most popular comedy club. Quincy Market remains one of Boston’s most visited tourist attractions and is popular for its tasty lunch.

8.Paul Revere’s House

Paul Revere’s House is the oldest building in downtown Boston and is located at 19 North Square, Boston. This building shows American history. The interior shows colonial furniture, artifacts, historic documents, and exhibits of Paul Revere’s silverware. It served as the home of silversmith Paul Revere and his family from 1770 to 1800.

9.Charles River Esplanade

Charles River Esplanade is the most beautiful natural landscapes; it is an 80 mi (129 km) long river that flows in an overall northeasterly USA. The Esplanade contains miles of walkways and bike paths, miles of riverbank, granite landings, wooden docks, 5 youth soccer fields, 10 memorials and statues, 1900 trees

10.Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge

The Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge is the cable-stayed bridge across the Charles River. It is one of the widest cable-stayed bridges in the world. It serves as the northern entrance and exit to the city of Boston and terminates at the entrance to the Thomas P. “Tip” O’Neill Jr. Tunnel.