[graphic] National Historic Landmarks Program header [graphic]NPS Arrowhead and link to www.nps.gov[photo] Chrysler Building, New York[photo] Brown Chapel, Selma AL[phtoto] Cape Hatteras Light Station, Buxton, North Carolina[photo] Pioneer Deep Space Station, Fort Irwin, CA
Beacon Hill Historic District

Boston, Massachusetts
County of Suffolk.
Charles River Embankment, Beacon, Pinckney, Revere & Hancock Sts.
National Register Number: 66000130
Resource type: District.
Property type: Historic District: Architectural.
Certified Local Government: YES
This NHL offers public access.
Please contact the NHL directly for visitor information.
Current use/information: Residential district..

Statement of Significance (as of designation - December 19, 1962):
18th and 19th century Federal and Greek Revival style buildings, some designed by Charles Bulfinch, make this area architecturally significant. The area has had many notable residents, including Edwin Booth and Francis Parkman.

Comments and questions about the database may be directed to NHL_info@nps.gov