Boston, MA, USA - August 5, 2021: View of multi colored houses in Charlestown, Boston. Charlestown is the oldest neighborhood in Boston. Charlestown has many places of historical interest, some of which are included along the northern end of Boston's Freedom Trail.

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The site of the original settlement of the Massachusetts Bay Colony, Charlestown is the terminus for the Freedom Trail. Many tourists tramp across these historic cobblestone sidewalks to admire the USS Constitution and climb to the top of the Bunker Hill Monument, which towers above the neighborhood.


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