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Boston, Massachusetts

With its colonial past, Boston is what American history is all about. Its rich history presents Boston with what you see today. With the Freedom Trail, historic tours, bustling Quincy Market, and notable skyscrapers, Boston successfully weaves its history with modern, urban America.

The birth of the nation has every style of architecture, from colonial to federalist to post-modernist. As the largest city in New England, Boston is the center of education, government, and financial growth. With a large area in high-technology research and computer and electronic manufacturing industries, the Boston economy has taken a harsh hit. With a civil work force of over 1.85 million people, the unemployment rate is 5.2%. For help on debt problems, click here.


  Visitor Bureaus
Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau
Berkshire Hills Visitors Bureau Berkshire Hills Visitors Bureau
Franklin County Chamber of Commerce Franklin County Chamber of Commerce
Mohawk Trail Association Mohawk Trail Association

  Other Massachusetts Regions
Boston Boston
Newburyport Newburyport
Hingham Hingham
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