Beacon Hill and Black History Walk

Boston, Massachusetts

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Can you visit Boston and not see Beacon Hill? Here are interesting old houses—many associated with historical events or literary personages—gas lamps, brick and cobblestone pavements, odd nooks and lanes, and the State House—Massachusetts’s old and beautiful capitol. Also here are important historical sites related to Boston’s early black community and the national struggle for freedom and civil rights. Special attractions: Historical settings, great architecture, literary and cultural associations, charming antique idiosyncrasies, the State House, and a walk through Boston’s black history.
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Walking Boston

by Greg & Katherine Letterman (Falcon Guides)

Can you visit Boston and not see Beacon Hill? Here are interesting old houses—many associated with historical events or literary personages—gas lamps, brick and cobblestone pavements, odd nooks and lanes, and the State House—Massachusetts’s old and beautiful capitol.

Also here are important historical sites related to Boston’s early black community and the national struggle for freedom and civil rights. Special attractions: Historical settings, great architecture, literary and cultural associations, charming antique idiosyncrasies, the State House, and a walk through Boston’s black history.

©  Greg & Katherine Letterman/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Walking
Nearby City: Boston
Distance: 2.25
Trail Type: Loop/Lollipop
Skill Level: Moderate
Duration: 70 minutes
Season: Year-round
Local Contacts: Greater Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau
Driving Directions: Directions to Beacon Hill and Black History Walk

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