5 Things to Do In Faneuil Hall

Are you planning your next trip to Boston? Check out Faneuil Hall Marketplace; it’s WICKED AWESOME! Aside from our cart, Boston Campus Gear, we think you should check out great food & entertainment options we think you should check out.

Here are our top 5 favorite things to do in and around Faneuil Hall!

Eating Some Chowda

Rule #1: You can’t visit Boston without having some New England Chowder! Get some for yourself at Boston Chowda Co, located conveniently in Faneuil Hall Marketplace! They offer a quick-serve array of chowders with bread bowl options, plus sandwiches. Boston Chowda Co is the perfect option for a fast hearty meal during your Faneuil Hall adventures.

Taking A Walk Along the Freedom Trail

Ready to burn off the chowder and get a history lesson? We have the perfect option for you...the Boston Freedom Trail. The Freedom Trail is a 2.5-mile red line leading to 16 nationally significant historic sites around Boston. Conveniently, you can begin your trek on this trail right at Faneuil Hall! For any history junkie, this is something you are not going to want to miss.

Shopping For Hours

From big names like Ann Taylor to small locally owned boutiques, Faneuil Hall Marketplace is the perfect shopping destination, offering over 100 shops. While you’re shopping be sure to stop by the Boston Campus Gear cart to purchase the perfect souvenir. From sweatshirts, to t-shirts to hats...we have it all, come check us out!

Visiting the New England Aquarium

Penguins, seals and fish...oh my! The New England Aquarium is the perfect addition to your Boston trip no matter your age. The aquarium has multiple exhibits of marine life worldwide and is walking distance from Fanueil Hall. This stop is perfect for everyone in your party! Don't miss the friendly sea lions at the entrance.

Getting Historical

History is huge in Boston, so while you are visiting you may as well visit the claimed oldest tavern in America dating all the way back to 1795. Right outside of Faneuil Hall Marketplace, the Bell in Hand Tavern offers good food, drinks, live music and a fun atmosphere--what more could you ask for?! We highly recommend the delicious fish and chips!

What are your favorite spots to visit in Faneuil Hall?