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Reading of the Declaration of Independence at Old State House

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Since 1776, America’s Independence has been declared from the Old State House balcony. Enjoy this year's reading of the Declaration of Independence by a member of the Ancient and the Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts.

This free outdoor event is brought to you by the City of Boston and the Bostonian Society.

The Old State House Museum will be open immediately following the reading.