Activities

Explore Boston

With panoramic views of the city, steps from public transportation and one easy exit off of I-93, our Beacon Hill hotel is perfectly located for visiting Boston. Take a stroll to The Charles River Esplanade, just steps away from The Liberty – replete with joggers, bikers and sailboats skimming the river. There are many activities and things to do near our hotel – take a look at the selections below or ask our friendly concierge team for assistance.

Fitness at The Liberty

We offer our guests an array of options for keeping in shape, at and around the hotel. These include complimentary Saturday yoga classes, a complimentary running concierge (seasonal), access to a 24-hour fitness center, and a jogging map designed to show you the best routes around town. 

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Beacon Hill

Beacon Hill is one of Boston’s most charming neighborhoods; its architecture is reflective of old colonial Boston, consisting of cobbled-stone streets and gas lamps. Peruse the antique shops and boutiques, or continue down to the Boston Common. Wherever your interests lie, you are near your destination at The Liberty Hotel.

Boston Common

The Boston Common, founded in 1634, is the oldest public park in America. Whether it’s a summer picnic on the grass or ice skating on The Frog Pond, its fifty acres are the perfect location to escape from the bustle of the city. Celebrities including Martin Luther King Jr., Pope John Paul II and Gloria Steimen have given speeches in the common.
Distance: 8-minute walk

Charles River Esplanade

The Esplanade stretches almost three miles along the Boston shore of the Charles River, from the Museum of Science to the Boston University Bridge. Guests can enjoy walking, jogging, biking, and boating in the warmer months.
Distance: 2-minute walk

 

Charles Street

Take a stroll along historic Charles Street, located directly across from The Liberty. Known for having quaint shops and unique boutiques, Charles Street is perfect for a stroll through the heart of Beacon Hill – in The Liberty’s backyard. Whether you’re on your way to the public gardens or the theater district, take in the sights and all that this historic street has to offer.
Distance: 2-minute walk

Community Boating Dock

Community boating is a not-for-profit organization, whose mission is to improve the quality of city life. At the Community’s Boating dock (located on Boston’s Esplanade) guests can learn how to sail and if experienced, can take boats out on their own. Discounted rates are available for hotel guests.
Distance: 2-minute walk

Faneuil Hall

For more than 250 years, Faneuil Hall Marketplace has been home to some of Boston’s most famous shopping and dining experiences. The unique array of shops, restaurants and outdoor entertainment make this a “must-see” destination while in Boston.
Distance: 15-minute walk or 5-minute cab ride

Fenway Park

Home of the World Champion Boston Red Sox, remains much like it did the day it opened on April 20, 1912.
Distance: 15-minute walk, 10-minute cab ride, or 1 stop on Red line and then 5 stops on Green line

Financial District

Boston’s Financial District is home to Fidelity Investments, Putnam Investments, DWS Scudder Investments, the Boston Stock Exchange, State Street Bank, as well as numerous law firms including Goodwin Procter and WilmerHale.
Distance: 10-minute walk

Freedom Trail

The Freedom Trail takes guests to 16 historical sites in the course of two or three hours. A red brick trail painted line connects the sites on the Trail and serves as a guide.
Distance: 10-minute walk

Frog Pond

The Frog Pond is an ice skating pond in the winter and wading pool in the summer. The Frog Pond is located in the heart of Boston Common.
Distance: 8-minute walk

JFK Museum

Located on a ten-acre park, overlooking the sea that he loved and the city that launched him to greatness, the John F. Kennedy Library stands as a vibrant tribute to the life and times of John F. Kennedy.
Distance: 15-minute cab ride, or 6 stops on the MBTA’s Red line

Kendall Square

Kendall Square is an international hub of biotechnology industry nestled in East Cambridge, MA. The Square is one block from the campus of internationally renowned Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Distance: 15-minute walk, or 2 stops on the MBTA’s Red line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

From groundbreaking exhibitions and engaging programs, to state-of-the-art gallery space and cutting-edge MFA Mobile wallpapers, there is always something new to explore at the MFA.
Distance: 10-minute cab ride

Museum of Science

The mission of the Museum of Science, Boston is to stimulate interest in science and technology. In addition to specialty exhibits, The Mugar Omni Theater is a popular attraction located at the museum.
Distance: 5-minute cab ride

TD Bank North Garden

Since its grand opening in 1995, more than twenty-four million people have come to the TD Bank North Garden to see the arena’s famous teams, the NHL’s Boston Bruins and NBA’s World Champion Boston Celtics, as well as world-renowned concerts, sporting events, and much more.
Distance: 10-minute walk