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

    Boston

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

Support Your Park

There are several ways to be responsible stewards of your Boston National Historical Park:

  1. Volunteer. Boston National Historical Park provides a variety of opportunities for people to volunteer their time and expertise in protecting resources and helping the public learn more about this incredible park. Learn more.
  2. Donate. You can make a tax deductible donation directly to: Boston National Historical Park, Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston, MA 02129
  3. Visit, Learn, and Share. Visit the park (in person or virtually), learn about the people and events that make it one of America’s Treasures, and share those stories with others who may come to understand and enjoy your park, too!

Did You Know?

Boston Tea Party from Library of Congress Collection

Did you know that not until 1835 did folks start referring to the event of December 16, 1773 as "The Boston Tea Party?" For the previous 62 years, the event had been called just what it obviously was, "The Destruction of The Tea.