ADVERTISEMENT |  REMOVE ADS

Site of the Boston Massacre

View the site of the Boston Massacre, where Crispus Attucks was the first man killed in the Revolutionary War.
Grades:
8 |
9 |
10 |
Holidays:

Site of the Boston Massacre

 

 

 
Boston Massacre On March 5, 1770, Crispus Attucks, a black man, was shot and killed during the Boston Massacre, making him the first casualty of the American Revolution. The obelisk located on the Congress Street side of the Old State House at 206 Washington Street in Boston marks the spot where the massacre took place.


Detail of Afro-American Monument, color lithograph, Goes Lithograph Company, 1897.
From the Library of Congress'
American Memory.

 

 

 

<-- Previous Boston Field Trip: Home Next -->

 

 

 

Join TeacherVision today

Spend more time teaching and less time searching.
Get full, ad-free access to all our learning resources—curated and vetted by teachers
and curriculum specialists—for one-low price.

Sign Up Sign Up

Year-End Offer: Get 60% Off Unlimited Access

Become a Premium member and get unlimited, ad-free access to TeacherVision's growing library of over 22,000 teaching materials and tools. This one-time offer is available for all membership plans. Certain restrictions apply.

Claim Your Coupon

Register