Sights & Attractions in Boston


Things to Do in Government Center and the North End

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Blackstone Block
Between North and Hanover streets, near the...
Neighborhoods / Streets Government Center
City Hall
Over the years, various plans—involving...
Government Buildings Government Center
Copp's Hill Burying Ground
An ancient and melancholy air hovers like a fine...
Cemeteries The North End
Ebenezer Clough House
Built in 1712, this house is now the only local...
Houses / Mansions The North End
Faneuil Hall
The single building facing Congress Street is the...
Historic Districts / Sites Government Center
Hanover Street
This is the North End's main thoroughfare, along...
Neighborhoods / Streets The North End
The Haymarket
Loud, self-promoting vendors pack this exuberant...
Markets / Bazaars Government Center
Holocaust Memorial
At night its six 50-foot-high glass-and-steel...
Memorials / Monuments Government Center
John F. Kennedy Federal Office Building
Looming at the northwest edge of City Hall Plaza,...
Government Buildings Government Center
Old North Church
At one end of the Paul Revere Mall is a church...
Religious Sites The North End
Paul Revere House
Originally on the site was the parsonage of the...
Houses / Mansions The North End
Paul Revere Mall
This makes a perfect time-out spot from the...
Squares The North End
Pierce-Hichborn House
One of the city's oldest brick buildings, this...
Houses / Mansions The North End
Quincy Market
Not everyone likes Quincy Market, also known as...
Markets / Bazaars Government Center
Rose Kennedy Greenway
The Rose Kennedy Greenway, a winding series of...
Parks The North End
Salem Street
This ancient and constricted thoroughfare, one of...
Neighborhoods / Streets The North End
St. Stephen's
Rose Kennedy, matriarch of the Kennedy clan, was...
Religious Sites The North End
Union Oyster House
Billed as the oldest restaurant in continuous...
Restaurants Government Center


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