Old South Meeting House

Where the Boston Tea Party began in 1773!

310 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02108

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Visit the famed, National Historic Landmark where liberty found its allies and the American Revolution gained its voice. Within the walls of Old South Meeting House, meeting by meeting, vote by vote, a revolution began. Highlights of the Old South Meeting House: The authentic 1729 meeting house where the Boston Tea Party began- one of the nation's most important colonial landmarks! A charming historic 3-D model of colonial Boston showing the Patriots' route to the harbor! John Hancock's portable writing desk A first edition 1773 book by slave & poet Phillis Wheatley And many more rare revolutionary artifacts and historic documents

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  • February School Vacation Week

    10am-4pm at Old South Meeting House How well do you know the U.S. Presidents? Visit Old South Meeting...

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    Mon, Feb 15 - Fri, Feb 19, 2016

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  • The 2nd Annual Fifth of March Anniversary Orations - Speak Out!

    Co-Sponsored by the History Department, Suffolk University and The Bostonian Society Part of the Series "Oratory and the Power...

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    Wed, Mar 9, 2016

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  • Poetry Out Loud - 11th Annual Massachusetts Finals

    Presented by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation, in partnership with the Massachusetts Cultural Council and...

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    Sun, Mar 13, 2016

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  • Middays at the Meeting House- I Now Pronounce You: Lucy Stone (1818-1893)

    Meet Lucy Stone, the first woman from Massachusetts to earn a college degree and a lifelong supporter of human rights....

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    Fri, Mar 25, 2016

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  • Middays at the Meeting House- Frederick Douglass: Orator for the Ages

    Part of the Series "Oratory and the Power of Talk," Co-Sponsored by the Department of History, Northeastern University...

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    Fri, Apr 8, 2016

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