Highest-rated things to do in Boston, according to Tripadvisor

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October 10, 2021
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Highest-rated things to do in Boston, according to Tripadvisor

Every destination has reasons to visit, be it a nationally recognized landmark or a hometown favorite restaurant. Museums, parks, libraries, historic sites, performance venues—there’s always something to do, and no matter where you live or where you want to visit, you can find plenty to keep you busy. Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated things to do in Boston on Tripadvisor.

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#30. Charles River Esplanade

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (739 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks, Jogging Paths & Tracks
- Address: Storrow Drive, Boston, MA 02114
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#29. Arnold Arboretum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (662 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks, Gardens
- Address: 125 Arborway Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA 02130-3500
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#28. New England Holocaust Memorial

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2523 reviews)
- Type of activity: Monuments & Statues, History Museums
- Address: Between Congress and Union Streets, Boston, MA 02109
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#27. Bunker Hill Monument

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1869 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Monuments & Statues
- Address: Monument Square Charlestown, Boston, MA 02129
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#26. Castle Island

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (530 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Islands
- Address: 2010 William J Day Blvd end of Carson Beach, on Pleasure Bay, Boston, MA 02127
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#25. HarborWalk

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (328 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Walking Areas
- Address: Harborwalk, Boston, MA 02128
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#24. Alumni Stadium

- Rating: 3.5 / 5 (25 reviews)
- Type of activity: Arenas & Stadiums
- Address: 1103 House Road, Boston, MA 02467
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#23. Old North Church & Historic Site

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3068 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Sites, Churches & Cathedrals
- Address: 193 Salem St, Boston, MA 02113-1123
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#22. Boston Children's Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (977 reviews)
- Type of activity: Children's Museums
- Address: 308 Congress St, Boston, MA 02210-1016
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#21. The Mapparium

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (903 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums, Points of Interest & Landmarks
- Address: 200 Massachusetts Ave The Mary Baker Eddy Library, Boston, MA 02115-3012
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#20. New England Aquarium

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (5676 reviews)
- Type of activity: Aquariums
- Address: 1 Central Wharf, Boston, MA 02110-3309
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#19. Back Bay

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (627 reviews)
- Type of activity: Neighborhoods
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#18. Newbury Street

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2476 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks
- Address: Back Bay, Boston, MA 02105
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#17. Faneuil Hall Marketplace

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (7760 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks, Shopping Malls
- Address: 1 Faneuil Hall Sq Quincy Market, Boston, MA 02109-1604
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#16. Quincy Market

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3530 reviews)
- Type of activity: Flea & Street Markets
- Address: 4 S Market St, Boston, MA 02109-6201
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#15. USS Constitution Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3604 reviews)
- Type of activity: History Museums
- Address: Bldg 22 Charlestown Navy Yard Charlestown, Boston, MA 02129
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#14. Beacon Hill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2380 reviews)
- Type of activity: Neighborhoods
- Address: Between Beacon St and Cambridge St Beacon Hill, Boston, MA 02108
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#13. USS Constitution

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2281 reviews)
- Type of activity: Ships
- Address: Bldg. 5, Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston, MA 02129
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#12. Boston Common

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (6435 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks
- Address: 139 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02111-1318
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#11. Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3151 reviews)
- Type of activity: Gardens, Art Museums
- Address: 25 Evans Way, Boston, MA 02115-5538
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#10. Museum of Science

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3293 reviews)
- Type of activity: Science Museums
- Address: 1 Science Park, Boston, MA 02114-1099
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#9. Boston Public Library

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3989 reviews)
- Type of activity: Points of Interest & Landmarks, Libraries
- Address: 700 Boylston St At Copley Sq., Boston, MA 02116-2813
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#8. Samuel Adams Brewery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2493 reviews)
- Type of activity: Breweries
- Address: 30 Germania St Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA 02130-2315
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#7. John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3919 reviews)
- Type of activity: Speciality Museums, Libraries
- Address: Columbia Point, Boston, MA 02125
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#6. Boston Public Garden

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (9859 reviews)
- Type of activity: Parks, Gardens
- Address: 4 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-4602
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#5. North End

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (7164 reviews)
- Type of activity: Neighborhoods
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#4. Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (6357 reviews)
- Type of activity: Ships, History Museums
- Address: 306 Congress St, Boston, MA 02210-1027
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#3. Museum of Fine Arts

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (8179 reviews)
- Type of activity: Art Museums
- Address: 465 Huntington Ave Avenue of the Arts, Boston, MA 02115-5597
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#2. Freedom Trail

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (17434 reviews)
- Type of activity: Historic Walking Areas
- Address: 139 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02111
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#1. Fenway Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (16696 reviews)
- Type of activity: Arenas & Stadiums
- Address: 4 Yawkey Way, Boston, MA 02215-3409
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