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Tourism, Sports, and Entertainment

Our mission is to advance tourism in Boston and promote participation in public celebrations from Boston residents and visitors to our City.

The Mayor's Office of Tourism, Sports, and Entertainment supports the tourism industry in Boston by producing events, supporting film and TV production, and marketing the City to conventions and visitors. Want to learn more about what's happening in the City? Check out our Visiting Boston page:

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1 City Hall Square
Room 802
Boston MA  02201-2029
United States
Office hours
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

COVID-19 update

Visitors to the City of Boston should monitor the City's coronavirus (COVID-19) page for the latest information regarding COVID-19. Please keep these tips in mind if you plan to visit the City.

  • Many tourist attractions have closed due to COVID-19. We encourage you to reach out to specific sites to learn about how they are handling the situation.
  • Governor Baker issued an emergency order prohibiting most gatherings of over 10 people in an effort to limit the spread of the coronavirus. These include sporting events with spectators, concerts, conventions, parades, fairs, and festivals.
  • Beginning March 27, all travelers arriving to Massachusetts are instructed to self-quarantine for 14 days. 
  • The Boston Marathon has been postponed until September 14. For more information, please visit the Boston Athletic Association (BAA) website. 

Visiting Boston

With our rich history, diverse neighborhoods, and legacy of arts, culture, and education, Boston has something for everyone.

Guide to visiting Boston

Sister Cities

Sister Cities facilitates valuable cross cultural exchanges with cities across the globe.

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