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Fort Warren

. Description:  Granite fort on Georges Island in Boston Harbor, Civil War prison for captured Confederates
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How to find: 
Address:
Georges Island
Boston, MA 02403

Parent Organization:
Boston Harbor Islands State Park
Contacts
Phone 617 727-5290
URL(s)
Boston Islands Partnership
http://www.bostonislands.com/isle_georges.html
Massachusetts DCR
http://www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/metroboston/harbor.htm
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
 May to mid-Oct, Island open 9-sunset, Fort Warren Tour Jun 30 - Oct 8 2007 x x x x x x x
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Admission:
Criteria
Child

Student

Adult

Senior

Groups

As of JUL 2007     Free    
Special Fees:
Additional Group Info:
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have:  Georges Island is the entrance to the Harbor Islands State Park and the water taxis are based here.  Rangers give tours of granite fort built between 1833 to 1869
Big Events: Suggested Stay:
Period Type of Site fort
Buildings: Fort Warren
Interpreters: Craftspeople:
Special Programs:
Kid Friendly:
On Site Amenities:
Eating Name/Capacity Hours Type of food
Picnic
Vending/
Snacks
Restaurant
Shopping Shop Merchandise Hours
Name      
Recreation

Description

Availability Contact
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Nearby Attractions:

Historical

Description

Contact

Address

Old North Church   Details are on the way, but in the meantime, you can find addresses, descriptions, URLs and more at our sister site, www.stepintoplaces.com  
Old South Meeting House      
Old State House      
Gibson Society, Inc      
Nichols House Museum      

Cultural

 
Art Institue of Bostn      
Boston U Art Gallery      
Bromfield Art Gallery      
Institute of Contemporary Art      
Museum of Fine Arts      
Recreational  
       
Amusement  
       
Outdoor Recreation  
Shopping

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Nearby Places to Stay:

 
Address
Contact
Camping/RV  
     

Bed & Breakfast

 
     
463 Beacon Street Guest House 463 Beacon Street
Boston MA 02115
617 536-1302
Charles Street Inn 94 Charles Street
Boston MA 02114
617 371-0008
Clarendon Square B&B 198 West Brookline Street
Boston MA 02118
617 536-2229
Commonwealth Court Guest House 284 Commonwealth Avenue #A1
Boston MA 02115
617 424-1230
Jewel of Newbury 254 Newbury Street
Boston MA 02116
617 536-5523
John Jeffries House 14 David G Mugar
Boston MA 02114
617 367-1866
Mount Vernon Place 6 Mount Vernon Place 8
Boston MA 02108
617 248-8707
Newbury Guest House 261 Newbury Street
Boston MA 02116
617 437-7666
Whitaker House B&B 170 West Newton Street
Boston MA 02118
617 437-6464
Hotel/Motel  Reserve rooms in Boston at Expedia Click Here For Bookings in Boston
Boston Harbor Hotel 70 Rowes Wharf
Boston MA 02110
617 439-7000
Harborside Inn 185 State Street
Boston MA 02109
617 723-7500
Hotel Meridien 250 Franklin Street
Boston MA 02110
617 451-1900
Marriott Long Wharf 296 State Street
Boston MA 02109
617 227-0800
Omni Parker House 60 School Street
Boston MA 02109
617 227-8600
Regal Bostonian 24 North Street
Boston MA 02109
617 523-3600
Wyndham Boston Hotel 89 Broad  Street
Boston MA 02110
617 556-0006
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Best Local Information:
Name, brief description Address Phone, E-mail, URL
     
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Learn More About It:

On the Web Description URL/E-mail
Edward Rowe Snow's History of Fort Warren   http://jay.schmidt.home.att.net/ft.warren/
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