The Children's Museum
The Children's Museum offers kids a place to explore and discover. Play in a huge climbing maze, enter "Arthur's World", build in the "Construction Zone", and more.
The Commonwealth Museum of Massachusetts History
A museum for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Its collections and exhibits are based on artifacts from the state archives and issues related to the Commonwealth.
DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park
Internationally recognized for its collection of contemporary American art, the museum also features a 35-acre sculpture park with changing displays of contemporary, large-scale sculptures.
Harvard University Museum of Natural History
This complex houses three museums: the Botanical Museum, the Mineralogical and Geological Museum, and the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Don't miss the collection of glass flowers.
Institute of Contemporary Art
This museum presents provocative exhibits by international and national contemporary artists exploring the ideas and issues of our time.
Isabella Stewart Gardener Museum
This breathtaking palazzo houses over 1,500 art objects by Rembrandt, Botticelli, Raphael, Titian, and Matisse. The exquisitely landscaped courtyard should not be missed.
John F. Kennedy Library and Museum
Housing a permanent collection of the life and legacy of President Kennedy and his family, architect I.M. Pei's memorial building also provides panoramic views of Boston's skyline.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
The second largest art collection in the United States, the museum features displays of ancient Egyptian and Indian art, as well as works by Dali, Renior, Monet, and van Gogh.
The New England Aquarium
Explore the creatures of the world's waters from Boston Harbor to the Amazon River, or catch the daily sea lion shows or an IMAX movie.
Salem Witch Museum
Salem's popular museum bring the witch trials of 1692 to life, recreating the drama of accusers and the accused, court proceedings, and the executions of 20 victims.
The Sports Museum of New England
This museum honors New England's athletes and teaches through art, memorabilia, video footage, and interactive exhibits.
U.S.S. Constitution Museum
The U.S.S. Constitution Museum is dedicated to preserving the heritage and ideals of "Old Ironsides". Features theater, historical artifacts, interactive exhibits, and gallery tours.