Points of Interest and Local Commerce
The Museum of Science: (617) 723-2500
MOS is an interactive museum that explores the wonders of science through activities, exhibits, and programs located in downtown Boston. The Museum of Science also includes the Omni Theatre, an IMAX theatre.
For more information visit the museum's web site, www.mos.org
The Museum of Fine Arts: (617) 369-3368
Located on Route 9 (Huntington Ave.) a short distance from Boston College, the Museum of Fine Arts is one of the leading fine art museums in the country.
For more information visit the museum's web site, www.mfa.org
The New England Aquarium: (617) 973-5200
Located right on the water in Downtown Boston, the aquarium is a nationally recognized learning resource for people of all ages.
Please visit the aquarium's web site, www.neaq.org for more information.
Fanieul Hall/Quincy Market:
An easy drive from Boston College, Fanieul Hall has long been regarded as one of the finest attractions in the city of Boston. Cobblestone streets and variety performers populate this famous shopping area. Sample the food from the dozens of vendors inside Quincy Market or shop at the plethora of stores dotting the area.
Fenway Park: (617) 267-1700
Located in Kenmore Square, the home of the Boston Red Sox is the oldest park in Major League Baseball. This historic site has seen many of baseball's famous moments since its opening in 1912. Considered by many the best place to watch a baseball game, the home of the "Green Monster" will not be around much longer.
The Historic North End:
Located across Route 93 from Fanieul Hall, the North End is famous for its small streets and Italian restaurants. A small close knit community with an overflow of history awaits any visitor.
Harvard Square, Cambridge:
Harvard University as well as numerous shops and restaurants lie within the Harvard Square area. The beautiful landscape of the college is nestled against a maze of street performers and shopping areas.
The Mall at Chestnut Hill
Located on the West bound side of Route 9 in Newton, MA.
The Atrium Mall
Located on the East bound side of Route 9 in Newton, MA.
Located on the BC Campus on the first floor of McElroy Commons
General Cinema/Chestnut Hill:
Route 9 and Hammond St. in Newton, MA.
West Newton Cinema:
Route 16 in Newton, MA.