Patriotic Boston celebrates Independence Day with a free open-air concert and firework display. The Declaration of Independence was read to the people of Boston from the balcony of the Old State House in 1776, a tradition that is repeated every 4th July.
Boston – Long Read

Boston has not forgotten how to throw a party

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Boston – Long Read Boston has not forgotten how to throw a party

Hello Boston, whose more than 100 colleges and universities help give it a cultural life that has been as important as its history in shaping the city's self-image. But it remains a place that has not forgotten how to have a party, right back to the time when the Boston Tea Party helped spark off the American Revolution.

Tara Isabella Burton
Tara Isabella Burton Travel Writer

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