Information

Booking Service in Back Bay

BosTix

Offers discounted same-day tickets to local theaters and performances. Many tickets can be purchased online, though others must be procured at one of the BosTix booths.

Tourist Information in Downtown & Waterfront

National Park Service Visitors Center

The NPS Visitors Center has loads of information about the Freedom Trail sights. This is also the starting point for the free NPS Freedom Trail Tour. There is an additional NPS Visitors Center at the Charlestown...

Tourist Information in Downtown & Waterfront

Boston Harbor Islands Pavilion

Ideally located on the Rose Kennedy Greenway, this information center will tell you everything you need to know to plan your visit to the Boston Harbor Islands. Don't miss the nearby Harbor Fog sculpture, which...

Tourist Information in Streetcar Suburbs

Arnold Arboretum Visitor Center

The visitor center is located at the main gate of the Arnold Arboretum, just south of the rotary at Rte 1 and Rte 203. Free one-hour walking tours are offered several times a week from April to November.

Tourist Information in Cambridge

Harvard University Information Center

Harvard students lead free, one-hour historical tours of the campus, starting at the visitor information office inside the Smith Campus Center. See the website for the current schedule.

Tourist Information in Cambridge

MIT Information Center

For everything you ever wanted to know about MIT. Offers campus tours (10am and 2:30pm) and the scoop on where to see campus art, including Henry Moore bronzes and cutting-edge architecture by the likes of Frank...