In the vast city that is Boston, having a quick reference guide that can help you navigate things like schools, sports, hospitals, golf, activities and more is super handy, but very often hard to find. Our team of real estate professionals at Terrier Residential has put together this quick Boston local resource list to help you. Whether you’ve just moved to the area or have been living here for decades, we think you’ll find the resources to be valuable. Let’s take a look:


Boston Schools and Universities

Boston College (617) 552-8000

Boston University (617) 353-2000

Cambridge College (617) 868-1000

Harvard University (617) 495-1000

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (617) 253-1000

Northeastern University (617) 373-2000

Suffolk University (617) 573-8000

University of Massachusetts Boston (617) 287-5000

Boston Public Schools (617) 635-9000

Boston Sports

Boston Red Sox

New England Patriots

Boston Celtics

Boston Bruins

New England Revolution


Boston Hospitals

Massachusetts General Hospital (617) 726-2000

Brigham and Women’s Hospital (617) 732-5500

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (617) 667-7000

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center (617) 726-7000

South Shore Hospital (781) 624-8000

New England Baptist Hospital (617) 754-5800

Boston Medical Center (617) 638-6800

University of Massachusetts Boston (617) 287-5000


Boston Activities

Tour the Freedom Trail (617) 357-8300

Boston Duck Tours (617) 267-3825

The Institute of Contemporary Art (617) 478-3100

Skywalk Observatory at the Prudential Center (617) 859-0649

Boston Museum of Science (617) 723-2500

Boston Public Garden (617) 635-4505

Boston Museum of Fine Arts (617) 267-9300

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library (617) 514-1600

Boston Symphony Orchestra & Boston Pops (617) 266-1492


Boston Historic Locations

Old North Church (617) 523-6676

Paul Revere House (617) 523-2338

Hancock Clarke House (781) 861-0928

Gibson House Museum (617) 267-6338

Buckman Tavern (781) 862-5598

Monroe Tavern (781) 862-0295

The House of the Seven Gables (978) 744-0991


This is just a handful of the many, many attractions, services and places of interest in Boston. Should you have any questions or would like more information on any of the places you find here, please do not hesitate to contact our team at Terrier Residential today.

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