• Creator
  • Illinois Heritage Association
  • Created Date
  • 12/02/02
  • Description
  • One of the most popular attractions in Boston, Faneuil Hall has been extensively renovated, and is maintained by the National Park Service, which offers historical talks daily in the second floor meeting hall. Faneuil Hall was built in 1742 by Peter Faneuil, a merchant, who gave it to the town. It has been used as an open forum and marketplace for over two hundred years. This was the place where Bostonians gathered to protest the taxes imposed... more
    One of the most popular attractions in Boston, Faneuil Hall has been extensively renovated, and is maintained by the National Park Service, which offers historical talks daily in the second floor meeting hall. Faneuil Hall was built in 1742 by Peter Faneuil, a merchant, who gave it to the town. It has been used as an open forum and marketplace for over two hundred years. This was the place where Bostonians gathered to protest the taxes imposed by the British prior to the American Revolution. American Communities in History; English Colonies; Governing Ourselves; Revolutionary War. 14 Political Systems; 15 Economics; 16 History; 17 Geography; 18 Social Systems. less
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