Founded in 1807, the Boston Athenaeum is an old and distinguished private library, having hosted the likes of Ralph Waldo Emerson and...
John Adams Courthouse
Peek inside the impressive courthouse on Pemberton Sq, which is home of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (the oldest appellate...
Granary Burying Ground
Dating to 1660, this atmospheric atoll is crammed with historic headstones, many with evocative (and creepy) carvings. This is the final...
Most nights of the week, this is a pleasant but innocuous cocktail bar with forgettable food. But come Friday night, the bar morphs into...
Down the road from the former Scollay Sq, this retro restaurant harks back to the glory days of its namesake. Old photos and memorabilia...
15 Beacon St · interesting places nearby
This super-cool, modern steakhouse presents a challenge: don't fill up on the irresistible rolls before your food arrives. You'll be glad you saved room for the meaty specialties such as steak tartare and Kobe beef dumplings. For an extra decadent, carnivorous touch, steaks are served with bone-marrow butter. You can order a la carte, but the prix-fixe is an unbeatable deal.