History in Boston

Boston has an embarrassment of riches when it comes to historical sites and resources. From world-class libraries and museums to landmarks and buildings that date to the nation's founding, our History Department faculty have compiled a list of their favorite destinations in town.

Global Boston

Based at Boston College, this digital project chronicles the history of immigration to greater Boston since the 19th century, featuring capsule histories, photographs, maps, documents, videos, oral histories and more.

Visit Global Boston