Founded in 1807, the Boston Athenaeum is an old and distinguished private library, having hosted the likes of Ralph Waldo Emerson and...
Granary Burying Ground
Dating to 1660, this atmospheric atoll is crammed with historic headstones, many with evocative (and creepy) carvings. This is the final...
King's Chapel & Burying Ground
Bostonians were not pleased when the original Anglican church was erected on this site in 1688. (Remember, it was the Anglicans – the...
Most nights of the week, this is a pleasant but innocuous cocktail bar with forgettable food. But come Friday night, the bar morphs...
Down the road from the former Scollay Sq, this retro restaurant hearkens back to the glory days of its namesake. Old photos and...
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 like Kobe beef dumplings and steak tartare. For an extra decadent, carnivorous touch, steaks are served with bone-marrow butter.