Faneuil Hall

Faneuil Hall (/ˈfænjəl/ or /ˈfænəl/; previously /ˈfʌnəl/), located near the waterfront and today's Government Center, in Boston, Massachusetts, has been a marketplace and a meeting hall since 1742. It was the site of several speeches by Samuel Adams, James Otis, and others encouraging independence from Great Britain. Now it is part of Boston National Historical Park and a well-known stop on the Freedom Trail. It is sometimes referred to as "the Cradle of Liberty".In 2008, Faneuil Hall was rated number 4 in America's 25 Most Visited Tourist Sites by Forbes Traveler.
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  • Twas the Night Before Christmas, at 60 State Street

    … in Ivory Watchtower there arose such a brawl, I woke up with a “What!?” and ran down the hall, Past the closed elevators and Lea’s neat desk, I flailed like an actor too old for burlesque. The moon shining in over Faneuil Hall, Shone on moldering lunches that would Saita appall, When my eyes barely open, as if looking thru slats, Saw a Red Flyer wagon…

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