Faneuil HallCurrently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
- Address: 1 Faneuil Hall Square, Boston, MA 02109, United States, 02109
- Timings: 10:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
- Phone: +1-6176353105
- Fax: +1-6176354428
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Archaeological Site , Heritage Building, Hall, Landmarks, Historic And Protected Sites
After the task of raising an open exhibition house in Boston had been talked over for a few years, trader Peter Faneuil offered, at an open gathering in 1740, to assemble a suitable structure at his own expense as a gift to the town. There were a number of restrictions to market houses, and in spite of the fact that a vote of much appreciation was passed unanimously.
Supported to some degree by benefits from slave trading, the building was started in Dock Square in September of the same year. It was built by specialist John Smibert in 1740–1742 in the style of an English national showcase, with an open ground serving as the business sector house, and a get together room above. Consistent with Sean Hennessey, a National Park Service agent, some of Boston's slave barters were spotted close to Faneuil Hall.
The territory between the eastern end of Faneuil Hall and Congress Street is part of Boston National Historical Park. As a tourist, one simply cannot go to Boston and not visit this age old iconic building. Faneuil Hall is one of the attractions in Boston Itinerary 3 Days. Must visit this awesome attraction.
The Faneuil Hall in Boston is one of those place which will take you back in time. The building soaked in old world charm has witnessed many ups and downs in the past, and there’s no way that you can’t visit this one. The Faneuil Hall tickets are free of any charge, but still you can easily opt for the Faneuil Hall tour tickets. The Faneuil Hall tours will guide you with the history of this particular attraction.
- Full disability access.
- National Park Service Rangers present historical talks every 1/2 hour from 9:30 - 4:30PM
- Commuter Rail to North Station or South Station
- Green Kine to Government Centre
- Blue Line to Aquarium/Faneuil Hall
- Al Mercatino
- Boston Cafe
- Carol Ann’s Bake Shop
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37.24% of people who visit Boston include Faneuil Hall in their plan
2 PM - 3 PM
46.97% of people start their Faneuil Hall visit around 2 PM - 3 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Faneuil Hall
66.13% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Faneuil Hall