• Colonial Boston Map, Faneuil Hall and the Charlestown Navy Yard skyline

    Boston

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

In Our Backyards

The history of Boston and our nation is infused in neighborhoods throughout the city. Join Boston Public School students as they discover and relate these stories from their own backyards.

 
Patriots of Color
Patriots of Color (10MB)
More than one hundred African Americans and Native Americans fought at the Battle of Bunker Hill. This is their story.

Did You Know?

Eldridge Gerry

Four of the five Massachusetts signers of The Declaration Of Independence are represented in the artwork in Faneuil Hall. The missing member of the delegation is Elbridge Gerry.