Faneuil Hall


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Faneuil Hall

(făn`əl, făn`yəl), public market and hall in Boston, Mass. Given to the city by the merchant Peter Faneuil in 1742, the building burned in 1761 but was rebuilt. The scene of Revolutionary meetings, it became known as "the cradle of liberty." Charles Bulfinch enlarged the hall in 1806. The building is still in use as market, meeting hall, and museum.
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Some of the soldiers were lodged in Faneuil Hall, which the inhabitants looked upon as a consecrated place, because it had been the scene of a great many meetings in favor of liberty.
Start with a peek at Boston's two largest Christmas trees, one in Boston Common, founded in 1634, and one at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, which dates to 1742.
Dating back to the 17th century, the Faneuil Hall is a great location to spend time during the day and enjoy a musical show at night.
This hotel is near Boston's financial district, the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, and the US Federal Courthouse, and within walking distance to Boston Common, Faneuil Hall, the North End, South Station, and three miles from Logan International Airport.
Ray has dedicated his career to his country, and the people of Boston, and I am pleased to welcome him back to Faneuil Hall to celebrate Independence Day.
The project reconstructs and widens an inadequate, aging system of paths and sidewalks along Joy Street, Constitution Road, and the Blackstone Block, between Haymarket and Faneuil Hall.
com)-- The Metropolitan Wind Symphony, which founded the Boston Festival of Bands, will host the 27th annual Boston Festival of Bands at historic Faneuil Hall, 1 Faneuil Hall Square, (adjacent to Quincy Market) in Boston on Saturday, June 13, 2015 from 11:00 a.
citizens Thursday during a swearing-in ceremony inside historic Faneuil Hall.
Obama defended the ACA during an appearance late last month at Faneuil Hall in Boston.
According to JetBlue, the agreement kicks off tomorrow at historic Faneuil Hall in downtown Boston, where JetBlue will host the 2013-2014 Bruins Season Takeoff Rally.
The legendary Faneuil Hall Marketplace (right) has more than 100 stores - and there's no sales tax on items under $175
WinnCompanies hired Elissa O'Brien as Senior Vice President of Human Resources & Training for its national organization, headquartered in Faneuil Hall, Boston.