Boston’s Best Museum Tours

August 18, 2014 12:00 PM
Boston’s Best Museum Tours
" Boston is home to more than 40 museums of art, culture, history, nature and more. The following list of five museums includes both new and old for both adults and children. Each of these museums have great tours, making them great for tourists and Boston residents with intellectual curiosities.

Boston Tea Party Ship Museum 306 Congress St. Boston, MA 02210 (617) 338-1773 This floating museum, which was rehabbed and reopened in 2012, is educational fun for the whole family. The “multi-sensory” character of the museum makes visiting more than just a regular tour. Visitors are instantly transported to colonial Boston and get to experience a meeting house event with fellow patriots. The rallying speeches get everyone inspired to dump British tea off the ship into Boston Harbor – which they actually get to do (without polluting the harbor of course).

Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Ave. Boston, MA 02115 (617) 267-9300 Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts is world renowned for its incredible collection of different types of art from around the globe. Tours with experts are available for all visitors. Or, for people who prefer to explore on their own, the MFA offers an audio tour for a small fee "

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