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Old districts Beacon Hill and North End

  • Beacon Hill, United States
  • Beacon Hill, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America 
    Boston - one of the largest cities in the United States, the birthplace of the American Revolution and the movement for the abolition of slavery. The memory of those tumultuous times keep the old parts of the city - Beacon Hill and the North End. Here goes the famous Freedom Trail, connects to one route several historical sites, all of which are absolutely real and tangible.

    District North End, or the northern edge - a small quarter, which is now something like a small Italian town. Go here and there large crowds of tourists on the streets sounds Italian, cozy cafes everywhere.

    Once there lived wealthy American families who have moved to a new area of ​​Beacon Hill, and North End began to settle new immigrants - Italians, Irish and Jews settled in the North End. Immigrant family settled in a small room, which were separated by luxury homes North End.

    The new quarter Beacon Hill was developed after the revolution Charles Bulfinch and his fellow architects. First there appeared bizarre Legislature Building with gilded dome, built in 1798.

    Gradually Beacon Hill overgrown narrow streets, cobbled stone mansions with beautiful patios and front gardens on the roofs. In December 1962 Beacon Hill area was recognized as a national historical monument.
    • attractions
      • Parks and Gardens

Sights nearby

Massachusetts State House Boston
Soldiers and Sailors Monument
City Garden
Longfellow Bridge East Cambridge
Boston City Hall Boston
TD Garden sports complex North End, Boston, MA
Church of the Covenant Bay Village
Feneyl Hall Boston
North Station North End, Boston, MA
Trinity Church in Boston Bay Village
Троицкая церковь Bay Village
Copley Square Bay Village
South Station Dock Square
Old South Church Back Bay
Prudential Shopping Center Back Bay
Prudential Tower, Back Bay
First Church of Christ Back Bay
Christian Science Complex Back Bay
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridgeport
Symphony Hall Back Bay
Panopticon Gallery Back Bay
Stadium "Fenway Park" Back Bay
Boston University Cambridgeport
Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral of New England Roxbury Crossing
Quest Tomb Longwood Station

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