One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630. Over years, the city has expanded beyond the original peninsula and is currently the largest city in New England. Boston is where several key events of the American revolution and transformation took place: Puritans fleeing persecution, patriots building a new nation, philosophers and poets preaching to change their world for the better. WIth its spacious galleries filled with amazing artifacts and the stories of Revolutionary Bostonians, the renowned Boston Revolutionary Museum helps visitors to get the complete Revolutionary Boston Experience.
The rich historical background, though, is not the only thing that makes this city worth visiting. Those fond of interesting pieces of architecture and urban landmarks won't be dissapointed in Boston. Copley Square is outstanding for the number and variety of important architectural works that have been built there over time, Old South Church, The Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel, and The Jonh Hancock Tower among them. A great number of prestigious colleges and universities make Boston an international center of higher education, attracting students from all over the world. For this and a variety of other reasons, the city is considered a world leader of innovation. Come and experience Boston's wonderful blend of stylish sophistication and historic New England!