Boston: Culture and Arts
The Athens of America
Boston’s history has resulted in a city which is culturally rich and full of various art forms. What better way to start your holiday than with a trip to the Museum of Fine Arts? The museum is over 120 years old and is one of the most comprehensive art museums in the world. It is home to over 450,000 works of art from a number of eras and styles. The museum also regularly has special exhibitions.
If you are interested in learning about the history of Boston, a walk along the Freedom Trail is a must. The trail takes visitors along a winding route of 17 of the most important historical locations in Boston. You will see some of the key locations in the beginnings of Boston as a city and hideouts and headquarters during the American war of independence. A culture and arts holiday in Boston would not be complete without a trip to Harvard, one of the most respected educational establishments in the world. Boston is teeming with culture and would be an ideal destination if this is what you are after.