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Massachusetts State House

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Ranked No. 20 in Boston Can't Miss Attractions
Historical Architecture
Recommended sightseeing time: 1-2 hours
Address: 24 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02133, USA
Phone: +1-617-7273676

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The state capitol, the golden dome of the state capitol, built in 1798 by the famous 18th century architect Charles Buffinch, has long been a symbol of Boston. It was described by Oliver Wendell Holmes as the "center of the solar system."



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The Massachusetts State House with it's over 200 years of history stands as a landmark in Boston. The building sits on 6.7 acres of land at the top of Beacon Hill in Massachusetts' largest city. On land that John Hancock once owned the Massachusetts State House project started in 1795 and has continued throughout the years with numerous expansions. Names such as Charles Bulfinch, Paul Revere, and Edward Brodney have contributed to the wonder of this historical frame.
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