home to the Boston Celtics and Boston Bruins, and frequent site of star-studded concerts, ice shows, and occasionally even the circus, is right next to North Station (Orange and Green T lines).
Check out the schedule: present everything from Broadway musicals to cutting edge drama.
Going to a show is a favorite year-round Boston activity - you'll find a huge number of choices in the downtown Theatre District: Find all theater shows and performances Boston also offers a wonderful selection of comedy clubs.
You'll still be able to see some of the city unless the rain turned into a nor'easter. If you stay long enough, you can enjoy the If you're coming to Boston and know ahead of time that rain is predicted during your stay, a fun option is to make reservations in a hotel offering in-room fireplaces. Two of the biggest enclosed dinner cruise boats, the Spirit of Boston and the Odyssey, continue their tours year round, rain or shine.
Bask in front of the warm fire in your room, and you won't mind the nor'easter raging outside one bit! On cloudy nights, Boston's skyline looks even more dramatic.
on a rainy day gives you the chance to see the city from a new perspective.
This short walking tour itinerary starts in beautiful Boston Common and takes you along one of the most interesting sections of the historic where you'll find fascinating small shops as well as a huge Macys.
(Our rainy day self-paced walking tour includes this area.) Three Boston shopping malls are easily reachable by T or on foot - Prudential Center, Copley Place, and Faneuil Hall Marketplace (aka Quincy Market).
For the ultimate experience in designer discount shopping, hope on one of the carefree luxury coach trips to Wrentham Premium Outlets located about 30 miles south of Boston, where you'll find loads of deeply discounted designer brands.
On a blue-sky day, you might want to experience the panoramic views of the city from the Prudential Skywalk.
But don't pay out good money for Skywalk Observatory tickets on a dismal day!
The route covers less than a mile so you won't actually be in the rain very long - plus you can always pop into a store, coffee bar, or restaurant along the way if the rain gets harder.