Back Bay-Beacon Hill

Historical heavyweights, Back Bay and Beacon Hill are some of 's most beautiful neighborhoods. With narrow, gas-lit streets and scores of architecturally significant buildings, these distinctly different neighborhoods will make up the core of almost any visitor's itinerary.

Notable Places in the Area

is the original and largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School located in the neighborhood of , . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Government building
The , also known as the Massachusetts Statehouse or the New State House, is the state capitol and seat of government for the , located in the neighborhood of . Photo: Audience, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a central public park in , . Photo: Phillip Capper, CC BY 2.0.

The Public Garden, also known as , is a large park in the of , , adjacent to . Photo: Daderot, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Downtown is really the heart of the city. Boston City Hall is here, and many powerful companies and agencies are headquartered in the area. Photo: Godsendlemiwinks, CC BY-SA 4.0.

A city of history and tradition, offers a proud legacy of culture, education, and numerous sporting championships. Photo: soelin, CC BY 2.0.

Possessing the largest Victorian row house district in the country, the is one of 's most popular places. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Back Bay-Beacon Hill

42.3549° or 42° 21' 17.5" north
-71.0721° or 71° 4' 19.4" west
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Also Known As

  • English: Back Bay and Beacon Hill

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