Theatre & Arts

Museum of Fine Arts

The Museum of Fine Arts has one of the most comprehensive art collections in the world with nearly 450,000 works of art and welcomes more than one million visitors each year to experience masterpieces–from ancient Egypt to contemporary masters–as well as special exhibitions and innovative educational programs.
465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 | 617.267.9300 | Distance from hotel: 3 miles

Institute of Contemporary Art

The Institute of Contemporary Art has been introducing Boston to some of the most important contemporary artists of our time–from Pablo Picasso and Robert Rauschenberg to Andy Warhol and Cindy Sherman–since its inception in 1936.
955 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02115 | 617.266.5152 | Distance from hotel: 2.5 miles

Broadway Across America

Broadway Across America presents a spectacular season of critically-acclaimed Broadway musicals and plays every year at Boston's two historic theaters: Opera House and Citi Performing Arts Center Shubert Theatre. Each venue has been carefully restored to its historic splendor and upgraded to enhance the modern theatre-going experience and to facilitate the newest blockbuster Broadway musicals.
Theater District, Boston, MA 02115 | 617.880.2400 | Distance from hotel: 1.7 miles

Boston Symphony Orchestra

The Boston Symphony Orchestra and Boston Pops are two renowned musical institutions. The Symphony offers youth and family nights, guest conductors and virtuoso performers. The BSO season, under the direction of James Levine, runs from September through May. This season, the Pops will celebrate Conductor Keith Lockhart's 15th year as conductor. The Pops season runs from May 6 through June 19, 2010.
Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave., Boston, MA 02115 | 617.266.1492 | Distance from hotel: 2.6 miles

Boston Ballet

The Boston Ballet has been in Boston since 1963 and is best known for its world-famous annual production of The Nutcracker. The company is led by artistic director Mikko Nissinen and is one of the major ballet companies in North America and among the top companies in the world.
19 Clarendon Street, Boston, MA 02116-6100 | 617.695.6955 | Distance from hotel: 2 miles

Boston Lyric Opera

The Boston Lyric Opera is North America's fastest growing opera company dedicated to providing audiences with fully-staged, high-quality productions of varied repertoire, featuring young, world-class singers, conductors, directors and designers.
Shubert Theatre, 265 Tremont St., Boston, MA 02116 | 617.542.4912 | Distance from hotel: 2.5 miles

Charles Playhouse

The Charles Playhouse has two of the longest running shows and is Boston's most active off-Broadway theatre space.
Charles Playhouse, 74 Warrenton Street, Boston, MA 02116 | 617.426.6912 | Distance from hotel: 2 miles

Learn more about the museums & historical sites located near the Royal Sonesta Hotel Boston. Have questions or require reservations? Email our Concierge team before you arrive!