10/21/2012 - 02/03/2013
This exhibition of photography by Mario Testino, one of today's most renowned contemporary fashion and celebrity portrait photographers, will include iconic images which have made a significant contribution to glamour, fashion, nude and portrait photography.
10/21/2012 - 06/16/2013
Mario Testino is one of today's most renowned contemporary fashion and celebrity portrait photographers, as well as a favorite among the British royals. Included will be portraits of three generations, from Queen Elizabeth II, to more recent photos of Prince William and his bride, Catherine
To the Brink: JFK and the Cuban Missile Crisis
04/12/2013 - 06/30/2014 John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
Secretly recorded White House tapes form the centerpiece of this exhibit marking the 50th anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis. Visitors listen in as the President and his advisers work furiously to avert a nuclear war. Original documents, artifacts, and photographs complement the tapes, breathing humanity into this milestone 20th-century event. This special exhibit would not be possible without the generous support of: AT&T
Hall of Human Life
11/16/2013 - 11/16/2014 Museum of Science
A new 10,000-square-foot permanent exhibition is now open at the Museum of Science! Designed to highlight breakthroughs in biology and biotechnology, this exhibition will spark curiosity about innovations in life science and will change how you see yourself.
-Take a unique ID wristband to access your exhibition data via computer at home or at school
-Touch a sheep's heart or lungs at the Exploration Hub
-Watch social interactions of our cotton-top tamarin monkey family in the Tamarin Habitat
-Put a fist full of pollen up a giant nose at Anatomy of a Sneeze to see what really happens when you inhale an allergen
-Consider questions about life and health in Provocative Questions and become a subject in an authentic scientific study in Living Laboratory
Included in Exhibit Halls admission. Visit mos.org for more details.
12/03/2013 - 12/31/2014 Shear Madness
Fresh, funny and up to the minute, this record breaking comedy whodunit lets the audience spot the clues, question the suspects and solve the funniest murder mystery in the annals of crime. Shear Madness has audiences laughing around the world. Boston is the original. Tues-Friday at 8, Sat at 6 & 9, Sun at 3 & 7
Revolutionary ideas may have come from speeches at Faneuil Hall or a meeting of the Sons of Liberty, but their courage and inspiration came from Boston’s taverns. This 90 minute tour led by an 18th century costumed guide takes visitors to four taverns – Union Oyster House, Bell in Hand, Green Dragon, and The Point – and offers traditional Boston fare and sample-sized beer at each tavern. Along the way, visit the Boston stone, the house of John Hancock’s brother, and these historic taverns and pubs that played a major role in fermenting revolution. See the places where the king’s taxes were hotly debated and the Boston Tea Party was secretly planned. Ticket price is $43 adults (must be 21 years old). Pub Crawls are perfect for private company outings and group tours! Reservations are required. For reservations or questions, visit TheFreedomTrail.org or call 617.357.8300.
Journey to the South Pacific - IMAX film
02/13/2014 - 08/31/2014 Museum of Science
Narrated by Academy Award®-winner Cate Blanchett, Journey to the South Pacific takes filmgoers on a breathtaking IMAX adventure to the lush tropical islands of remote West Papua, where life flourishes above and below sea level. Join Jawi, a young islander, on a journey of discovery as you encounter whale sharks, sea turtles, manta rays, and other iconic creatures of the deep. Home to more than 2,000 species of aquatic life, this exotic locale features the most diverse marine ecosystem on Earth.
An uplifting story of hope and celebration, Journey to the South Pacific highlights the importance of living in balance with the ocean planet we all call home.
For more details, visit mos.org.
Boston Duck Tours 20th Anniversary Season
03/17/2014 - 11/30/2014 Boston Duck Tours
Boston Duck Tours celebrates its 20th season in 2014! Tours open on March 17, 2014.
Follow in the footsteps of Paul Revere as he prepared for the famous Midnight Ride. See the house of the revolutionary silversmith and the Old North Church steeple where the legendary signal “one if by land, two if by sea” shone forth. Exciting historical facts and anecdotes on colonial life and Boston history are told as visitors follow the Freedom Trail from Faneuil Hall to the Paul Revere House, Old North Church, and other historic places in Boston’s oldest neighborhood, as well as the Blackstone Block – site of revolutionary taverns. Departing from Faneuil Hall ArtsBoston BosTix Booth, ticket prices are $14 adults; $12 seniors/students; $8 children. Available year-round as private school, family, or group tours. For tickets or questions, visit TheFreedomTrail.org or call 617.357.8300.
Pandas: The Journey Home
05/02/2014 - 10/31/2014 Museum of Science
Pandas are a lovable, iconic, and--unfortunately--highly endangered species. In the IMAX film, Pandas: The Journey Home, meet the dedicated team working tirelessly to save these captivating creatures from extinction. For more information: mos.org/imax.
05/25/2014 - 09/01/2014 Museum of Science
2theXtreme: MathAlive! is a highly entertaining, interactive exhibit that lets visitors experience math in action. It brings to life all the different types of mathematics at work behind video games, sports, design, music, entertainment, space, robotics, and more. For tickets and more information: mos.org/exhibits.
GROSSOLOGY: The (Impolite) Science of the Human Body
05/25/2014 - 09/01/2014 Museum of Science
GROSSOLOGY: The (Impolite) Science of the Human Body is an interactive science-in-disguise exhibition that promotes learning while having fun. Based on the best-selling book series Grossology, the exhibit's humorous approach harnesses kids' natural curiosity to teacher the science behind the human organism. Get answers to the most slimy, oozy, crusty, and stinky questions about the human body as you explore the good, the bad, and the downright ugly about runny noses, body odors, and much more! For tickets and more information: mos.org/exhibits.
Animals Without Passports
05/25/2014 - 09/01/2014 Museum of Science
Follow along with humpback whales as they migrate from right here in Massachusetts to the Carribean! Animals Without Passports examines this annual journey from the Atlantic Ocean to warmer tropical waters. You'll learn about the hazards the humpbacks face as they cross ocean borders, explore issues impacting the marine ecosystem, and consider our own role in protecting these amazing animals. For tickets and more information: mos.org/exhibits.
Berklee Lunch Sessions - The Shops at Prudential Center
Join us on South Garden and enjoy performances by singer/songwriter's from Berklee College of Music. Grab a bite to eat and a blanket before heading out! For more information on the event, please visit www.prudentialcenter.com.
Hear exciting tales from 18th century costumed guide in pirate garb on this 90 minute tour of Boston’s harbor. Learn about the port’s significant role in America’s struggle for independence through stories of trade as Boston challenged one of the mightiest powers on earth. Ropewalks, boycotts, captured pirates, and revolution will captivate landlubbers and seadogs of all ages. Departing from Faneuil Hall ArtsBoston BosTix Booth, ticket prices are $14 adults; $12 seniors/students; $8 children. Available year-round as private school, family, or group tours. For tickets or questions, visit TheFreedomTrail.org or call 617.357.8300.
Magic 106.7 Family Film Festival - The Shops at Prudential Center
Join us for free family movies this summer on South Garden at our annual Magic 106.7 Family Film Festival, Saturdays from July 5 through August 23.
Bring the family in for dinner, enjoy discounted parking with a purchase, and fun pre-movie activities for the whole family. Entertainment starts at 6:00 p.m., and movies start at sundown. Visit www.prudentialcenter.com for more event information.
PRU BOO - The Shops at Prudential Center
10/26/2014 The Shops at Prudential Center
Trick-or-Treat for Charity! Calling all ghosts and goblins to join us for this family-friendly Halloween event, held the Sunday before Halloween. Parents, bring your children to trick-or-treat from store to store throughout the Center, and enjoy face painting, magic tricks and other spooky fun along the way. For more event information, visit www.prudentialcenter.com.