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Boston Civic Center Tourist Scavenger Hunt

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  • 3 hr

Are you planning a visit to Boston? Our downtown tourist scavenger hunt will take you from Old City Hall to the New England Aquarium by way of Boston Commons, Massachusetts State House, and Faneuil Hall! You will have to solve challenges at every step to discover your next destination. At each step, you will learn a little history as well as interesting facts about what surrounds you. Boston is the capital of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the largest city in this eastern state of the United States. Its own population is slightly less than 700,000, but its metropolitan area exceeded 4.5 million in 2017.

Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Old City Hall

Learn some history as well as solve your first 2 challenges.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Boston Irish Famine Memorial

Follow the Freedom Trail to this site for a little more history and another challenge

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Old South Meeting House

Learn about the Boston Tea Party and the significance of this site. You'll also have another 2 challenges here.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Boston Opera House

Discover a little culture while you solve more challenges

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At:

We discuss architectural styles here and you'll solve a cipher.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Boston Common

Discover the history of this site, as well as the many TV shows and films that have shot here. There's a challenge with the monuments.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Massachusetts State House

Admire this grand building whose cornerstone was laid by Paul Revere. There's an observational challenge here.

Duration: 5 minutes

Pass By: Park Street Church

Discover a little about this church

Stop At: Granary Burying Ground

Discover the many illustrious American patriots buried here, which include Paul Revere, Samuel Adams, and John Hancock.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Tremont Temple Baptist Church

Learn the ever-changing history of this church and find out which famous Texan once delivered an anti-slavery speech here. There's a complicated challenge here.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: King's Chapel

Description of this architecturally different chapel with a political challenge.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Old State House

Can you properly identify the animals represented on this former state house? Learn about the Boston Massacre.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Faneuil Hall Marketplace

Learn about Peter Faneuil, and about Sam Adams.

Duration: 5 minutes

Pass By: Boston City Hall

Admire this brutalist-styled building, or not, it's up to you.

Stop At: Quincy Market

Quincy Market replaced Faneuil Hall in 1826. Learn a little history as we as what you'll find here today. There is a complex challenge, don't be afraid to skip if you're not up to it.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At:

This cover the oldest still operating restaurant in the United States.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Bell In Hand Tavern

Discover the oldest tavern in American as well as the origin of this one's name.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: New England Holocaust Memorial

Pay your respects as you solve a challenge by discovering who wrote a particular poem.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Rose Kennedy Greenway

Admire Boston's longest and most varied park above the O'Neill Tunnel (underground highway).

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park

Take a moment to relax and look out at the sea.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Boston Harbor Cruises

Learn about Boston's Harbourwalk Trail and another film location.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: New England Aquarium

Another observational challenge awaits you here.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Marriott's Custom House

Find out the history of this Custom House before it was converted into an exclusive hotel. There's a challenge under your feet!

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At:

Take a look at this 2-styled architectured building and a memorial to the Hungarian Revolution of 1956.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At:

Final location of this scavenger hunt and final challenge.

Duration: 5 minutes