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The Boston Massacre as You’ve Never Exactly Seen It Before

Tomorrow the Old State House hosts its annual commemoration and reenactment of the Boston Massacre. This winter has been far from wintry, but we’ll all pretend it’s a chilly, moonlit night with snow and ice on the ground. The schedule of events—Little Redcoats: Kids Reenact the Massacre 11:00 A.M. and 2:00 P.M. With little red coats and styrofoam snowballs, young visitors will be the stars in a recreation of the Boston Massacre.
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