Best History LessonTony, historic Beacon Hill is home to two little-known house museums that let you step into daily life as it was lived by 19th-century Brahmins. The Nichols House is the former abode of suffragist and landscape gardener Rose Standish Nichols and features European and Asian art and period furniture.
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