In Fall River, Massachussetts, you can sleep at the Lizzie Borden Bed and Breakfast. This is the site of the famous Borden axe murders, known for its hauntings.
Amtrak’s Great Dome Car, a vintage, bi-level passenger railcar designed for sightseeing, is the last of its kind, and it may not be around much longer.
Medfield State Hospital, near Boston, is an abandoned mental institution seen in "Shutter Island." You can legally walk its grounds.
Peddock's Island is one of Boston's Harbor Islands, accessible to the public from the city. This urban escape offers camping and abandoned ruins to explore.
Fear City, Boston Version from 1993. Scan courtesy of John Landers, of Brooklyn NY Untapped Cities readers may remember the
Discover Boston’s Contemporary Art Scene: Boston Art Underground, Fort Point Arts Community, ICA Boston, Fourth Wall Project, MassArt
There are lots of reasons to visit Boston and enjoy it's contemporary art scene. Here are some of the best places to find avant-garde art in the city.
Haymarket is one of Boston's oldest, and many would argue, best weekend institutions. With the Greenway, it seems unlikely that Haymarket will remain.
The "Giant of Boston" mural by Brasilian artists Os Gemeos will be replaced in September after brightening the RFK Greenway for 18 months.
8-Bit City maps look like 80's video game maps: blocky, pixelated, and uniformly colored. But that's totally the point, says creator Brett Camper.
An Art Soaked Retreat in Cambridge, Boston's naughty and fascinating older sibling across the Charles River.