Sightseeing in Massachusetts includes churches, lighthouses, parks, historic houses

Stand in a spot and turn yourself 360 degrees and discover the scenic majesty of Massachusetts. The founding home of our republic is a place of profound political and literary history, cozy B&B’s , natural wonders, mountains and shorelines. This is a sightseeing and photographer’s paradise. Pick a starting point, check out these tourism hubs for suggestions and tours, then visit its bountiful cities, quaint towns and villages, stunning valleys and waterways, and the bucolic countryside of this beloved state. Stay local in a boutique hotel.

Information Centers on Boston Common and Prudential Towers (Center Court) Boston, MA, 02116 Phone: 888-733-2678

Seeing Boston Is believing Boston

Start anywhere of Boston. Take a self guided tour or travel with a tour company. Head out on foot, by bike or pedicab, boat, trolley, bus or even a Duck (See below). Need a translator or special assistance? No problem.

We’re famous for our seasonal and holiday tours. Eat your way around town on food, brewery, and wine tours. Get up close to people, places and things from the Revolutionary and the Civil wars and those breathtaking moments in between and after on an historical tour. Our famed Freedom Trail is one of the most widely traveled in the country.

There are cruises on the harbor and further out for some deep sea fishing, whale watching, or a few quiet hours on the water. Boston’s neighborhoods are filled with great homes, architecture, gardens, parks and open spaces. Baseball fanatics can enjoy the Fenway Park tour while dreamers can escape on the Don Quixote Tour. Stargazers can take the TV and Movie tour to see where your favorite TV shows and films were and are still being shot. And our infamous Ghost and Haunted House Tours will surely provide the Boo!

99 Chauncy Street Boston, MA, 02111 Phone: 617-357-8300

Boston's Freedom Trail is a 2.5-mile walk connecting 16 of the country's most significant historic sites linked to the American Revolution. Great for all ages and for groups. Specialty tours of Pirates and Patriots, African American Patriots, Historic Pub Crawl, and the Historic Holiday Stroll are offered throughout the year and seasonally.