Boston is a bustling city with lots to do, but not every attraction requires big spending, many of the city's best attractions are free. Make your time in Boston a bit less expensive by using 10best's list of free Attractions as your guide.
Art enthusiasts are in luck because the Boston Public Library, located in Copley Square offers more than just great reads, but art and architecture that is well worth exploring. While enjoying the outdoors take in the ever changing exhibits on the HarborWalk. Many museums offers special free admission days and times as well, and summertime fun is enhanced by a rotating list of free Fridays around the city.
For those looking to enjoy nature without straying far from the city the Blue Hills Reservation is for you, here you can park then hike or bike the scenic trails of Blue Hills free of charge. If you'd prefer a city view over that of trees, stroll along the banks of the Charles along the Esplanade where you can watch sailboats float past and enjoy an amazing view of the Cambridge skyline; the Memorial Drive side of this dividing river hosts free outdoor recreation May- November with a portion of the road closed for safe use by bikers, blades and walker.
You can even get a sense of Boston's Colonial connections without shelling out for a tour. Explore the Freedom Trail, climb to the top of the Bunker Hill Monument, or board the USS Constitution.