Boston's Top 10 : The Freedom Trail - Moments in Revolutionary History - Battle of Bunker Hill (1775) The colonists’ fortification of Charlestown resulted in a full-scale British attack. Although defeated, the colonists’ resolve was galvanized by this battle.
Boston. The Green Dragon was a favorite haunt of Paul Revere and John Hancock (who’s brother lived next door!). Indeed, as has been ratified by Daniel Webster – the famous historian, that it was in the Green Dragon that the plans for the invasion of Lexington and Concord were overheard thus starting the famous ride of Paul Revere. Green Dragon Tavern, Boston by TheRealWineGuy, via Flickr
No trip to Boston would be complete without making a few stops along the Freedom Trail. Easy to do, as the red line of this trail acts as a map of the city connecting downtown all the way through Charlestown with historical sites nestled within the neighborhoods along the way. Boston, Massachusetts