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Boston Common

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About this place
Boston Common (also known as "the Common") is a central public park in Boston, Massachusetts. It is sometimes erroneously referred to as the "Boston Commons". Dating from 1634, it is the oldest city park in the United States.
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Jasmine
Jasmine
October 20, 2019
Boston Common/Public Garden was created in 1634 and has 80 species of plant. There are places for lunch, picnic and beautiful sight seeing.
Jay
Jay
October 08, 2019
Here the Colonial militia mustered for the Revolution. In 1768, the hated British Redcoats began an eight-year encampment. George Washington, John Adams and General Lafayette came here to celebrate our nation's independence. The 1860s saw Civil War recruitment and anti-slavery meetings. During World…
Henrique
Henrique
September 18, 2019
Historical Park beautiful site and place to relax
Amilton
Amilton
August 09, 2019
The city center of Boston lies here! From here you can access Downtown & Back Bay easily.
JMDA Management
JMDA Management
July 13, 2019
Located in the heart of downtown, Boston Common is an essential attraction for all visitors and travelers coming to Boston. Boston's financial district, downtown Crossing, Newbury Street, Copley Place, Public Garden, and many more major attractions are within walking distance. Boston Common used to…

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Location
139 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02111
Downtown
Phone+1 617-635-4505
Websiteboston.gov
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