At the beginning of the 20th Century, heiress and philanthropist Isabella Stewart Gardner built a home modeled after a ... More
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
At the beginning of the 20th Century, heiress and philanthropist Isabella Stewart Gardner built a home modeled after a 15th-century Venetian palace. Gardener was a great patroness of famous artists such as James Whistler and John Singer Sargent. She also acquired European masterpieces, and her palace is now a museum filled with works by Titian, Matisse, Rembrandt, and Raphael. The courtyard of the museum is a lush oasis filled with beautiful plants and flowers.
A fleet of Ducks brightly colored, vintage World War II amphibious vehicles provide narrated, half land, half water tours of
Boston . Do not be alarmed when your Duck abandons its wheels and lowers itself onto the Charles River! ...
With a planetarium, an IMAX movie theater, and a two story Van de Graaf generator capable of producing 2.5 million
volts of electricity, the Museum of Science is truly impressive. Children love the interactive discovery center, live animal exhibit ...
Serving the community since 1936, ICA (Institute of Contemporary Art) has been among the first in the city to debut
works by impressive artists from Picasso to Warhol. Since its 2006 move to the architecturally stunning new harbor front ...