has been Boston's downtown market place and meeting hall since 1742.
On the National Register
of Historical Places the hall was the site of speeches by Samuel Adams,
James Otis, and others encouraging independence
Boston National Historical Park and a well known stop on the Freedom
Trail. It is sometimes referred to as "the Cradle of Liberty".
3, 2004, Faneuil Hall was the site of Senator John Kerry's concession
speech in the 2004 presidential election.