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Boston Faneuil Hall

Boston Faneuil Hall is one of the most iconic and historic sites in the city and one the most popular destinations for both tourists and locals. Today, Faneuil Hall is known as "the Cradle of Liberty" and is a vital part of Boston's history.


Location

Located in the heart of downtown Boston, Faneuil Hall is a must-see attraction for anyone visiting the city. This iconic building holds not only a rich history but also offers visitors an array of activities and attractions to enjoy.

History

Named after Peter Faneuil, a wealthy merchant who donated the building to Boston in 1742, Faneuil Hall has played an important role in American history. It was a meeting place for revolutionaries during the American Revolution and hosted many important speeches, including one by Samuel Adams that challenged the British occupation.

What to See

Faneuil Hall offers visitors a unique blend of historical significance and modern charm. The building itself is a sight to behold, with its iconic red brick exterior and distinctive bell tower. Inside, visitors can explore the historic meeting hall where important figures such as George Washington and Benjamin Franklin once stood. Several exhibits showcase the hall's role in American history.

Activities

Aside from exploring the historical aspects of Faneuil Hall, there are also plenty of fun activities to enjoy. Visitors can shop at the various stores and market stalls in Faneuil Hall Marketplace, filled with unique souvenirs and local goods. They can also grab a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants and pubs in the area, offering a taste of traditional Bostonian cuisine.

Nearby Attractions

Faneuil Hall is conveniently located near several other popular attractions in Boston. Visitors can easily spend a whole day exploring the nearby Freedom Trail, which takes them on a journey through important landmarks of the American Revolution. The New England Aquarium, home to over 20,000 aquatic animals, is also just a short walk away.




Planning Your Tour

A great way to experience Faneuil Hall and other top attractions in Boston is with the Boston Sightseeing Double-decker Bus. This hop-on-hop-off tour allows visitors to explore the city at their own pace while also providing interesting commentary about the landmarks and attractions of the city. With a stop at Old State House, visitors can conveniently include Faneuil Hall in their itinerary and learn more about its history and significance.

Our Tour Packages

Single Ride Pass

Single Ride Pass

$37.00

Explore Boston in 80 Minutes
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Hop-On Hop-Off All  Day

Hop-On Hop-Off All Day

$43.00

Boston City Sightseeing Tour
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  • Double Decker Bus Tour
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Hop-On Hop-Off 24 Stops

Hop-On Hop-Off 24 Stops

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Hop-0n Hop-Off - Boston & Cambridge Tour
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  • 200 Minutes Tour
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Hop-On Hop-Off 2 Days

$89.00

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  • Double-Decker Bus Tour
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  • Hop-on Hop-off Cambridge Tour
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Blue, Orange, Purple Route Tour
  • Night Tour
Night Tour

Night Tour

$43.00

Boston's Vibrant Evening Tour
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  • 75 Minutes Tour
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