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Boston Attraction | Bunker Hill Monument

Boston Attraction | Bunker Hill Monument

Wondering What to do in Boston during a stay at our Boston Hotel? A visit to popular Boston Attractions, like the Bunker Hill Monument, will help you to step back in time and relive the Events that shaped a nation.

Location: 
Bunker Hill Monument
Monument Square
Charlestown, MA 02129
Phone: 
617-242-5641

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Climb the steps of this Boston Attraction, and remember one of the most important battles of the Revolutionary War.

About Bunker Hill Monument:
Wondering What to do in Boston? Consider visiting some of the many Boston Attractions that were important before and during the Revolution. The Revolutionary War inspired many famous sayings. Most school children have heard “The Redcoats are coming!” and “Don't fire until you see the whites of their eyes!" The latter saying was uttered during the battle that is commemorated by the Bunker Hill Monument.

The first monument at this site, which actually sits on Breed’s Hill, was built in 1794 and was one of the first monuments in the country. The current Bunker Hill Monument stands 221 feet tall, and the interior features 294 steps.

This Boston Attraction is free and open to the public. Visitors are welcome to climb the steps to the top (there is no elevator!) and to visit the Bunker Hill Museum which sits right across the street. You’ll learn about the battle that took place here, and what the outcome meant to the war.

The Boston Park Plaza Hotel is located near many top Boston Attractions. Whether you are coming to the City for business or pleasure, our conveniently located Boston Hotel is a perfect choice.

During your next visit to Boston, consider learning more about the City’s history by visiting important Boston Attractions like the Bunker Hill Monument.

Hours:
Open daily
September 1 through June 30: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
July 1 through August 31: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Last climb begins a half hour before closing time.

Bunker Hill Museum hours are daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission:
Admission to both the monument and museum is free.

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