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Boston for young kids

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Boston for young kids
Boston is a fantastic family town. This mix of traditional and new activities will keep younger family members active and engaged.
Good for: Families, Groups, Seniors, Individuals
Seasons: Spring, Summer, Fall
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Fenway Park
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Fenway Park

Fenway Park is the oldest Major League baseball park in the United States. Its small, intimate atmosphere really allows you to feel like you are "in... more »

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: More than 3 hours
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Museum of Science
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Museum of Science

Spend a couple of hours or the whole day at this hands-on museum that has something exciting for everyone. Touch a lizard, watch chickens hatching, see lightning being created and enjoy hundreds of other exhibits, where you can't help but learn something new about science and technology. Hold onto the edge of your seat at the IMAX movie theater, which costs extra.

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
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Boston Duck Tours
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Boston Duck Tours

Hop aboard Boston's Original and World Famous, Boston Duck Tours and enjoy a fully narrated, historic tour of Boston in a WWII style amphibious vehicle that travels on land and water. You'll be greeted by one of our legendary ConDUCKtors, who'll be narrating your tour. You’ll cruise by all the places that make Boston the birthplace of freedom and a city of firsts. Just when you think... More

Hop aboard Boston's Original and World Famous, Boston Duck Tours and enjoy a fully narrated, historic tour of Boston in a WWII style amphibious vehicle that travels on land and water. You'll be greeted by one of our legendary ConDUCKtors, who'll be narrating your tour. You’ll cruise by all the places that make Boston the birthplace of freedom and a city of firsts. Just when you think you’ve seen it all, it’s time for a Big Splash as your ConDUCKtor drives the DUCK right into the Charles River for breathtaking views of Boston and Cambridge. Come see what makes us Boston's Most Popular Tour, Quack, Quack!Tours now available in 7 new languages including: French, German, Spanish, Italian, Mandarin, Japanese and Portuguese! Less

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: 1-2 hours
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New England Aquarium
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New England Aquarium

The 200,000-gallon Giant Ocean Tank is the centerpiece of the Aquarium, Boston's most visited tourist attraction.

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
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Freedom Trail
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Freedom Trail

There are at least seven Different Tour Companies that tour guests on the Freedom Trail:  The Freedom Trail Foundation :Daily tours every hour on the... more »

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
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