The Old Corner Bookstore is a historic commercial building located at 283 Washington Street at the corner of School Street in the historic core of Boston, Massachusetts. It was built in 1718 as a residence and apothecary shop, and first became a bookstore in 1828. The building is a designated site on Boston's Freedom Trail, Literary Trail, and Women's Heritage Trail.The Old Corner Bookstore was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.
This building is currently under consideration for Boston Landmark status by the Boston Landmarks Commission.
This sight features in Walk Into History Tour, Historic Holiday Stroll and African-American Patriots Tour offered by the Freedom Trail Foundation.
Tours (The Freedom Trail Foundation)
Children (6-12): $6.50
The listed prices are with an online discount.
More information on the Freedom Trail website http://www.thefreedomtrail.org/freedom-trail/old-corner-book-store.shtml
More info on City of Boston http://www.cityofboston.gov/freedomtrail/oldcorner.asp
Address 3 School St Boston MA 02119 United States
Coordinates 42°21'27" N -71°3'32" E