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Irish Heritage Trail

Boston Common Visitor Information Center, 139 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02115
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Super walk amidst the frenzy of drinking and the cacophony of the parade

You don't have to be Irish to enjoy trippin' around Boston, but in the days surrounding March 17... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2015
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The Boston Irish Heritage Trail takes visitors through 300 years of local history in which the Irish have played a role. Run by the Boston Irish Tourism Association, the 20 stops along the Trail take you from the waterfront to the Fens, recounting deeds of patriots, poets and politicians. Guided tours are offered, starting at the Boston Common Visitors Center,and self-guided maps are available at visitor centers on the Boston Common and at the Prudential Center. 2015 Marks the 21st anniversary of the Irish Heritage Trail, which was officially launched in June 1994.
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15 Apr 2015
“Super walk amidst the frenzy of drinking and the cacophony of the parade”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Boston Common Visitor Information Center, 139 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02115
Downtown
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Reviewed 16 April 2015

You don't have to be Irish to enjoy trippin' around Boston, but in the days surrounding March 17, New England's largest city rolls out the bright green welcome mat to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. We joined half a million visitors by flying in to Logan...More

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Downtown
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
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