Things To Do In Boston

Boston is an absolutely stunning place to be! See what all you can do while you’re here for ITI Boston.

New England Aquarium

Central Wharf, Boston, MA 02110 (617) 973-5200

boston aquariumLocated right next to the Long Wharf Hotel, New England Aquarium, which opened in 1969, is a global leader in ocean exploration and marine conversation.  The Aquarium is one of the premier visitor attractions in Boston, with over 1.3 million visitors a year, and a major public education resource. The Aquarium is redefining what it means to be an aquarium:  combining education, entertainment and action to address the most challenging problems facing the ocean.  Through a wide variety of educational programs and conservation initiatives, we make a lasting impact globally. Click here for more information.

Museum of Science

1 Science Park, Boston, MA 02114 (617) 723-2500

science museumLocated less than two miles from Long Wharf Hotel, the Museum of Science is a Boston, Massachusetts landmark, located in Science Park, a plot of land spanning the Charles River. Along with over 700 interactive exhibits, the museum features a number of live presentations throughout the building every day, along with shows at the Charles Hayden Planetarium and the Mugar Omni Theater, the only domed IMAX screen in New England. The museum is also an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and is home to over 100 animals, many of which have been rescued and rehabilitated from various dangerous situations. The museum is also one of the city’s three bases of operations for Boston’s privately operated Duck Tours. Click here for more information. 

Faneuil Hall/Quincy Market

4 South Market Building, Boston, MA 02109 (617) 523-1300

faneuil hallLocated less than a mile from Long Wharf Hotel, steps away from the waterfront, Faneuil Hall Marketplace is alive today as it was in 1742 when our nation’s fathers proclaimed it “The Cradle of Liberty.” Over 70 retailers and 40 office tenants occupy the 200,000 square feet of retail and 160,000 square feet of space on Boston’s iconic mixed use festival marketplace. Customers enjoy unique, locally loved, and nationally recognized shops while indulging in the worldwide cuisine at our restaurants, pubs, and in the world-famous Quincy Market Colonnade. The cobblestone promenades are filled with the music and jaw-dropping routines of world-renowned street performers and musicians. Click here for more information.

Boston Harbor Cruises

1 Long Wharf, Boston, MA 02110 (877) SEE-WHALE

harborcruisesLocated right outside the Long Wharf Hotel, set sail for the whale watch experience of a lifetime. Our destination: Stellwagen Bank Marine Sanctuary, a rich feeding ground for whales, dolphins, sea birds and other marine creatures. You’ll have a good chance to view several different species of large whales, including humpbacks, finbacks, minkes, pilot whales and the critically endangered right whales. And you’ll learn about them from New England Aquarium naturalists who are always on board to share knowledge, answer your questions and explain the mind-blowing behaviors of these truly magnificent mammals. Click here for more information.

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