Faneuil Hall Marketplace

Tour a well-traveled part of Boston's "Freedom Trail” and explore American history, and enjoy indoor and outdoor entertainment with jugglers, magicians and musicians, street performers, and more. See a reenactment of a Town Meeting in the Great Hall, and join in by portraying the cast of characters who decide the fate of citizens on topics important to the future of Boston. Groups can learn about Faneuil Hall’s importance as a marketplace and meeting place from the 18th-century to the present day during "Cradle of Liberty" Faneuil Hall Talks in the historic Great Hall. 
 
Contact Info
Address: 4 South Market Building, Boston, MA 02109. Suffolk County.
 
Tel: 617-523-1300.
 
 
Hrs: Vary.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies.
 
Cost: Free. 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies.  

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Historic Site Lesson Plan

While visiting one of the many historical sites around the country, such as Philadelphia’s Independence Hall or Washington D.C.’s National Mall, consider reasons for preserving them. They are historically significant and can be visited, toured, and admired. Students learn about the historical relevance of specific historical sites and the importance of preserving these sites.... Continue