Here Are Seven Historic Street Names In Boston That Will Leave You Baffled
By Kim Falchek|Published June 14, 2023
Kim Falchek has been exploring the towns, trails, and hidden gems of Massachusetts since her college days in Boston. When not writing, Kim enjoys photography, going on road trips, and spending time at the beach. Kim has previously been a contributing writer for LA Family Travel, Global Munchkins, and Latched Mama. She currently lives in Salem, Massachusetts where she and her family embrace all things Halloween!
Boston’s Back Bay and downtown areas are wonderful places to spend a day walking around and taking in the city sights. Streets like Arlington, Newbury, and Hanover are known for great shopping, dining, and attractions, but have you ever wondered how Boston’s best-known streets got their names? I did some research and found lots of interesting facts about the city’s history!
Do you know any other fun facts about Boston street names? Or do the streets in your city or town come from interesting origins? If you love learning about Boston history, please take a look at these historic city photos then check out these Boston landmarks.
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