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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Boston:

Bostoncapital city and most populous municipality[1] of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. It is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999.[2] Boston is one of the oldest cities in the United States, founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England.[3][4] It was the scene of several key events of the American Revolution, such as the Boston Massacre, the Boston Tea Party, the Battle of Bunker Hill, and the Siege of Boston.

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Geography of BostonEdit

Geography of Boston

Location of BostonEdit

Environment of BostonEdit

Landforms of BostonEdit

Areas of BostonEdit

Districts of BostonEdit

Neighborhoods in BostonEdit

Neighborhoods of Boston

Locations in BostonEdit

Parks and gardens in BostonEdit

Park and gardens in Boston

Historic locations in BostonEdit

Demographics of BostonEdit

Demographics of Boston

Government and politics of BostonEdit

History of BostonEdit

Culture of BostonEdit

Culture of Boston

Art in BostonEdit

Cinema of BostonEdit

Cinema of Boston

Music of BostonEdit

Music of Boston

Religion in BostonEdit

Sports in BostonEdit

Sports in Boston

Economy and infrastructure of BostonEdit

Education in BostonEdit

Education in Boston

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Population and Housing Occupancy Status: 2010 – State – County Subdivision 2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File". United States Census Bureau. 2010. Retrieved March 4, 2013.
  2. ^ "List of intact or abandoned Massachusetts county governments". Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved October 31, 2016.
  3. ^ Banner, David. "Boston History – The History of Boston, Massachusetts". SearchBoston. Archived from the original on March 15, 2009. Retrieved April 20, 2009.
  4. ^ Kennedy 1994, pp. 11–12.

External linksEdit

  Wikimedia Atlas of Boston