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Copp's Hill Burying Ground

The second-oldest cemetery in Boston, Copp's Hill Burying Ground is a landmark area and peak tourist attraction for those interested in the deep historical roots of Boston – one of the first cities built in the New World. Established in 1659, this burial ground is closing in on 400 years old, and with such tenure comes thousands of interred. A self-guided tour will reveal Boston’s long history of artisans, craftsmen, some notable founding fathers of Boston, as well as thousands of African Americans in unmarked graves on the Snowhill Street side of the burial ground.

Now a stop on the Freedom Trail, Copp’s Hill Burying Ground was added to the list of National Register of Historic Places in 1974 thanks to its repeated interest by tourists and photographers. Strolling the grounds will lend a new perspective on Boston, its peoples, and its history, perhaps best summarized by Thomas Williston’s grave, whose epitaph reads: “Stop here my friend and case an Eye.

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Boston Spoken en grafstenen tour

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Sluit u aan bij andere avonturiers en wordt een leerling grafdelver tijdens een vermakelijke tour van de duistere kant van Boston. Een enge, grappige en ...  Meer info

  • Locatie: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Duur: 2 uur
  • Taal: Engels
Van USD 41,95