Memorial Day Weekend is the perfect opportunity to get away and log some family time in a brand new city.You can celebrate this year, pay a visit to one of the most historic cities in America - Boston! Anticipation is in the air already as people are gearing up for the first holiday 3-day weekend of the summer. So…. What you doing? We’ve put together a list of things to keep you busy when you’re not grilling out.
If you’re looking for Boston Memorial Day Weekend 2017 ideas, check out some of these local activities and fun things do in Boston in May, including…
- Visit iconic Fenway Park
- Walk the Freedom Trail
- Take a Trolley Tour around town
- Picnic in the Boston Common
The Channel Cat Water Taxi starts for the season on Friday morning. Here is the schedule of stops. The Backwater Gamblers have their first waterski show on Sunday night at 6:30 pm and another one on Monday for the holiday.
A history buff? Immerse yourself in the glorious past of Boston with a guided stroll along the Freedom Trail.You can choose to take a tour led by costumed re-enactors or walk the trail at your own pace.
State Historical Society of Iowa's new Iowa History 101 portable exhibition hall offers stories from the past. The gallery on wheels right now houses a 300-square-foot show called "Iowa History 101″ and is loaded with 50 ancient rarities from the State Historical Society's accumulation. The versatile historical center will visit LeClaire, Iowa, on May 26-29 and offer free visits 10am-4pm on the Levee.
You can appreciate a 1-1/2 hour touring journey on the Twilight Riverboat in LeClaire on May 26-29 at 11am, 1pm, or 3pm. Tickets are $16 for grown-ups and $8 for kids. They can be bought online at or on location the day of the journey.