Boston (#2)

One day we bought tickets for the on-again-off-again open-air bus and had a good time seeing some sights. We look eager to start, right!

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This cemetery (behind the wall by the white van in the Old North Church picture) is not the oldest in Boston but with a stone from 1661 it seemed old enough to us.  The girls were very interested in the markers.

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The Old North Church is, of course, a must see for its history (“one if by land, two if by sea…”) but it is also a wonderful example of a period church and it is beautiful!  We found a perfect pew but it didn’t have our name on it.

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Behind the church is a park like area named for Paul Revere and containing a wonderful statue of him.  Nearby is his home which is the oldest surviving wooden structure in Boston.

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