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Boston Children's Museum

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Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Both are praised by professional travelers. Overall, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum scores significantly higher than Boston Children's Museum. Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum comes in at #2 in Boston with accolades from 11 publications such as Travel + Leisure, Frommer's and Afar Magazine.

Both are praised by professional travelers. Overall, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum scores significantly higher than Boston Children's Museum. Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum comes in at #2 in Boston with accolades from 11 publications such as Travel + Leisure, Frommer's and Afar Magazine.

tripexpert score
90
#5 in Boston
location

308 Congress Street, Boston, MA 02210

endorsements
  • 8 endorsements
  • 6

    Fodor's Tick Choice

    Most children have so much fun here that they don't realize they're actually learning something. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 34

    A three-story-high structure, the New Balance Climb, incorporates motor skills and problem-solving; kids work their way through while adults watch from the stairs. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet

    The interactive, educational exhibits at the delightful Children’s Museum keep kids entertained for hours. Full Review →

  • 11

    Michelin Guide 54

    The museum is a wonderland of learning and play. Full Review →

  • 57

    Not For Tourists

    Featuring the giant Hood milk bottle. Full Review →

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97
#2 in Boston

280 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115

  • 13 endorsements
  • 6

    Fodor's Tick Choice

    Today, it's probably America's most idiosyncratic treasure house. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 33

    The pièce de résistance is the magnificent skylit courtyard, filled year-round with fresh flowers grown by the museum's horticultural staff. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet Tick Top Choice

    The Gardner is filled with almost 2000 priceless objects, primarily European, including outstanding tapestries and Italian Renaissance and 17th-century Dutch paintings. Full Review →

  • 11

    Michelin Guide 55

    Isabella Stewart Gardner built Fenway Court, which resembles a 15C Venetian-style palace, to showcase her magnificent art collection in an intimate setting. Full Review →

  • 57

    Not For Tourists

    Eccentric collection highlighting the Renaissance and the pleasures of having money. A gem. Full Review →

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