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Government Center in Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Green Dragon Tavern

Boston

 
 
Green Dragon Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. Makali Bruton, June 17, 2021
1. Green Dragon Tavern Marker
Inscription.  
Near this spot the
Green Dragon Tavern
The secret meeting place of the
Sons of Liberty
and in the words of Webster the
Headquarters of the
Revolution

To mark a site forever memorable
as
The birthplace of American
Freedom
This Tavern is restored to its
rightful place on
Boston’s Freedom Trail
June 1993

 
Erected 1993.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1993.
 
Location. 42° 21.687′ N, 71° 3.413′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. It is in Government Center. Marker is at the intersection of Marshall Street and Creek Sq, on the right when traveling north on Marshall Street. Marker is located along the route of Boston's Freedom Trail. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 Marshall Street, Boston MA 02108, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ebenezer Hancock House (a few steps from this marker); Proclamation of the "Bells" Journey (a few steps from this marker);
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Union Oyster House (a few steps from this marker); The Bell-in-Hand (a few steps from this marker); The New England Holocaust Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); James Michael Curley (about 300 feet away); Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway (about 400 feet away); Boston Timeline (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
 
Green Dragon Tavern and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
2. Green Dragon Tavern and Marker
The marker can be seen in the doorway of the tavern.
Green Dragon Tavern and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. Makali Bruton, June 17, 2021
3. Green Dragon Tavern and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 30, 2023. It was originally submitted on April 19, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,826 times since then and 159 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on June 27, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.   2. submitted on April 19, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.   3. submitted on June 27, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.

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