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Journey back to that cold wintry night of March 5, 1770, when a confrontation between British soldiers and an angry mob turned deadly. Visit the actual place outside the Old State House where the Massacre occurred, and experience the people and events that sparked a revolution.

Discover the True Story of
the Boston Massacre

Was it a massacre or did the British Soldiers shoot in self-defense? Get the facts and decide for yourself. >

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Explore Boston Massacre Exhibits

Dig deeper into the story through engaging exhibits and our extensive collection of prized artifacts. >

Tours, Reenactments and More!

Take one of eight Boston Massacre Tours daily, included
FREE with your admission, and join us for special
reenactments and events. >