National Register of Historic Places listings in Boston, Massachusetts

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Location of Boston in Massachusetts

The city of Boston, Massachusetts has a long and rich history. As such it has a great many properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places. There are over 300 properties and districts listed on the National Register in Suffolk County, Massachusetts, including 58 National Historic Landmarks. The city of Boston is the location of 285 of these properties and districts, including 57 landmarks. Properties and districts located in the county's other three municipalities are listed separately.

Contents: Counties in Massachusetts
This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted July 11, 2014.[1]

Current listings[edit]

Because of the large number of listings, the list has been split into northern and southern listings, divided by the Massachusetts Turnpike. Northern Boston has 138 of these listings, including 38 districts, 49 landmarks, and four National Historic Landmark Districts. Southern Boston has 147 listings, including 43 districts, 13 landmarks, and one National Historic Landmark District. Two historic districts overlap into both northern and southern Boston: milestones that make up the 1767 Milestones are found in both areas, and the Olmsted Park System extends through much of the city.

Area Image First Date listed Last Date listed Count
Northern Faneuil Hall Boston Massachusetts.JPG October 15, 1966 October 16, 2012 138
Southern Lower Mills MA.jpg October 15, 1966 December 18, 2013 147

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