Boston Massacre Gallery Talk at the Old State House

Offered Daily

At the Old State House

Run Time: Approx. 25 minutes

What really happened that night?

One of the most famous incidents leading to the American Revolution is also one of the least understood. The Boston Massacre flared up from personal feuds and political clashes that transformed the occupied city of Boston into a powder keg ready to blow. Sift through the fact and fiction, the eyewitness accounts and the propaganda. Glimpse the true story within, and discover how one night in March of 1770 ignited the Revolutionary flame in the people of Boston and beyond.

The Boston Massacre Gallery Talk runs approximately 25 minutes. Please plan to arrive 5 minutes before the start of the talk.


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